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Green Energy Times interviewed our Maine Solar Solutions owner Sam Zuckerman about the benefits of pairing a solar system with heat pumps. The results are so clear that one customer recently called them a “killer combination. You can learn more about the benefits of heat pumps on our website here or read the "Pairing a Solar System with Heat Pumps" article here.
Maine Solar Solutions – Keeping the Power On
Our owner of Maine Solar Solutions, Sam Zuckerman was interviewed by Green Energy Time's and provided them with some insight on how to design and install grid-tied photovoltaic (PV) systems with battery backup. Read more.
Solar power achieved a New England milestone on chilly Thanksgiving
Sun-generated electricity reached a level that actually shifted peak energy demand away from the usual midmorning, showing solar's growing role on the region's electric grid. Read more.
Maine regulators reverse gross metering decision for mid-sized, large customers
The PUC appointed by Governor LePage has undone its regressive solar policy for a portion of customers, after being confronted with evidence that it was imposing costs on all ratepayers. Read more.
Breaking New Ground Twenty residential and commercial architecture projects that push the limits of design
We were honored to be the solar installers for the Maine Coast Waldorf School. Maine Home+Design Magazine featured the school as one of twenty residential and commercial architecture projects that push the limits of design. Check them out under number 3. Read more.
Twenty residential and commercial architecture projects that push the limits of design
Learn about the Maine Coast Waldorf School's which was recently featured in the Maine Home + Design magazine. Students at the school are taught about the building’s systems and about incorporating passive house principles to provide a healthy, energy-efficient space that responds to necessary global environmental priorities. Maine Solar Solutions proudly installed the schools solar energy system. Read more.
Freeport, Maine Passive High School: The First Passive House-Certified, Net-Zero High School in the U.S.
Maine Solar Solutions was honored to be the solar installers for the Maine Cost Waldorf School. On March 30, 2018, Efficiency Maine (efficiencymaine.com) designated the Maine Coast Waldorf School (mainecoastwaldorf.org) as a certified Maine Advanced Building. Read more.