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Welcome to the Maine Solar Solutions blog, where you’ll find answers to common questions about solar, tips on how to get the most from your solar PV system, and more. In addition to perusing the many informative pages on our website, you can visit this blog for useful tips and updates about the solar industry.

Your Solar Questions Answered

Whether you want to get the most from your residential solar investment or want to know how a commercial solar PV system could support your business, you’ve come to the right place. In addition to what you’ll find on this blog, you can find answers to many of our most frequently asked questions on our FAQ page.

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We install solar electric systems throughout the state of Maine, in Kennebunk, Cape Elizabeth, and beyond. We know a thing or two after years of experience in the field and always strive to share our expertise with you.

Top 5 Solar Roundup

Most Helpful Solar Articles From 2022 2022 was a rollercoaster year for the solar industry. It brought increased tax incentives and new technologies, but like most other industries, it also came with challenges and, ultimately, questions. To help you on your solar journey,  we’ve put together our Top 5 most-read solar content from last year and some… Read More

Maine Solar Solutions Partners with Habitat for Humanity

Harmon Family Install

Cape Porpoise home with solar panels is the first done for Habitat of York County KENNEBUNKPORT, ME – Maine Solar Solutions has partnered with Habitat for Humanity York County to provide solar panels for a home in Cape Porpoise, a community within Kennebunkport. The new house was outfitted with more than a dozen solar panels…. Read More

Installing Solar Panels On Different Roof Types

More and more Mainers are turning to solar panels to reduce their electricity bill. If you’re considering installing a residential or commercial solar electric system, you might wonder if your roof type is suitable. Solar panels can be installed on many different roof types, but the installation process and mounting hardware will vary. Why Install… Read More

New Legislation Increases The Solar Tax Credit To 30% For 10 Years

Solar Tax Credit Now 30% For 10 Years

The Federal Solar Tax Credit Returns To 30% And Has Been Extended For Ten Years Under The Inflation Reduction Act! Congress passed the new climate and inflation reduction bill, a massive benefit to Maine home and business owners considering installing a solar electric system. The Inflation Reduction Act will make going solar more affordable thanks… Read More

Maine Solar Solutions Takes Top Spot on 2022 Top Solar Contractors List!

Maine Solar Solutions Top Solar Contractor

Freeport, Maine, July 26, 2022 — Despite concerns over supply chain interruptions and tariff investigations, the U.S. solar industry saw record solar and energy storage demand in 2021. Maine Solar Solutions can attest to this, having one of its busiest years yet. Solar Power World has recognized the company’s installation success by ranking Maine Solar… Read More

How Much Do Solar Panels Cost In Maine?

How much do solar panels cost?

With the cost of solar panels at an all-time low, there has never been a better time to go solar. A solar electric system can eliminate your electric bill, and you will also enjoy the benefits of powering your home with clean, renewable energy.  Saving money, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and benefiting the environment; Investing… Read More

How Should You Pay For Solar Panels?

How should you pay for solar panels?

Solar Financing: How Do You Pay For Solar In Maine? There is a great reason Maine homeowners have chosen to purchase a solar electric system for their homes: it’s an excellent investment! Solar panel systems not only benefit the environment, but last for more than 25 years, increase your home’s value, and offset most or… Read More

ServiceMaster Goes Solar With Maine Solar Solutions

ServiceMaster Goes Solar in Maine

Maine Solar Solutions recently completed the installation of a 49.59 kilowatt (kW) solar electric installation at ServiceMaster in Auburn, Maine. By harnessing the sun’s power, this local business has increased the sustainability of its operations while also reducing its annual operating costs. The 114 high-efficiency REC 435 watt photovoltaic panels are roof mounted and, coupled… Read More

Local Farm Ups Their Environmental Game and Savings With Solar Power

Replenova Farm in Maine Goes Solar!

2021 marks the first year of Replenova Farms solar array installation, and it is exceeding all expectations. Gary Goodrich’s farm in Durham, Maine, grows organic vegetables using sustainability in all of its practices and has been doing so for five years.  The 17-acre MOFGA certified vegetable farm also hosts a barn, a farm market with… Read More

Maine Solar Solutions Recognized as Top U.S. Solar Installation Company (again!)

Top Solar Contractor 2021

The U.S. solar industry is on the upswing, thanks to a pro-renewables presidential administration and increased concern over climate change. Maine Solar Solutions has had a front-row seat to this action, with business increasing over the last year. Solar Power World has recognized the company’s installation success by adding Maine Solar Solutions to the 2021… Read More

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