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Do I Need to Clean My Solar Panels?

Do I need to clean my solar panels?

With spring here and summer just around the corner, pollen, dust, sea salt is in the air, and it might eventually end up on your panels. As a solar owner, we know you are very conscious of anything that could affect the production of your array.  However, when it comes to cleaning your solar panels,… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


Saving Energy While Working From Home

Save Energy While Working From Home

As we work to flatten the curve of the COVID-19 virus for the foreseeable future, millions of us are suddenly working, teaching, exercising – all from home. And for many of us new housebound employees and families, there’s an unexpected expense waiting in the wings—a higher electric bill. Working from home often means lights are… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


Our Response to COVID-19

We are all in this together

To our valued customers and community members, This unprecedented public health crisis is impacting our communities in many ways, and Maine Solar Solutions is doing what we can to support the health and wellbeing of the communities we work and live. We have been closely monitoring national and state orders related to COVID-19 and taking… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


What Is The Difference Between 60 Cell and 72 Cell Solar Electric Panels?

At Maine Solar Solutions, our goal is to educate you about how solar works and inform you about the various types of solar panels that are available on the market. Whether you are considering a solar electric system for your home or commercial business, we begin our process by performing a thorough assessment of your… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


Maine PUC Rules Against Gross Metering

Maine PUC Rules Against Gross Metering

The Maine Public Utilities Commission (PUC) granted a petition to suspend so-called “gross metering” for medium and large electricity users, citing excessive costs to all ratepayers. “Gross metering” was adopted by the PUC roughly two years ago to replace net metering. Gross metering requires the installation of both extra and expensive metering equipment. These meters… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


Going Solar with Maine Solar Solutions

Solar Panel Options

Our goal at Maine Solar Solutions is to provide you with the information that you need to make an informed decision. We take a consultative approach when working with our customers; communicating clearly and educating you about how solar works and what your options are. Step 1: Introductory Phone Call We’ll gather information about your… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


Things to Consider when Choosing a Solar Installer

Things to Consider when Choosing a Solar Installer

So you’ve already done some research on going solar in Maine, and you and your family are excited to start enjoying benefits like lower utility bills, greater energy independence, and a reduced carbon footprint. Now what? Well, if you want to ensure a smooth and simple process as you make the switch to clean solar… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


How a Solar System Works to Power Your Maine Home

How a Solar System Works to Power Your Maine Home

As CMP’s prices increase, you may be wondering how you can save some money and reduce your reliance on your local utility company for electricity. A properly designed solar electric system reduce your CMP bill to nearly zero by using energy from the sun to generate free and clean electricity. How Does a Solar PV… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


What’s the Payback on Solar?

What’s the Payback on Solar?

At Maine Solar Solutions, our goal is to help Maine homeowners and commercial business owners save money and make the most of their solar investment. One of the most frequently asked questions we hear is, “What’s the payback on solar?” What most people mean when they ask about payback is, “how long will my savings… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


Summer of Solar: This Is the Summer to Turn Off the Generator

Summer of Solar: This Is the Summer to Turn Off the Generator

Food? Check. Bug spray? Check. Gas for that noisy generator? Ugh. Still have to get that, and it’s going to be a nuisance to travel with — especially for my island home. If only there were a better solution for powering camp and island homes here in Maine. Fortunately, there is. With an off-grid system… Read More

Interested in learning more about our process and what it takes to go solar in Maine? Contact us or call (207) 464-8084 today.


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