Maine

Maine

Northeastern States Map the Challenges of Electrification

The only way to achieve climate targets in the Northeast is to start electrifying transportation and heating to a high level. According to the report “Action Plan to Accelerate Strategic Electrification in the Northeast,” a committee of over 30 stakeholders is laying the groundwork for a massive revamp of the region’s electric power consumption to meet climate goals.

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The Green New Deal, Carbon Pricing, And Other Policies that Could Shape 2019

As the threat that climate change poses to civilization becomes clearer, more voices across the political spectrum call for governmental action to slow average global temperature increases and adapt to the impact on natural and constructed infrastructure. Here are three developments likely to shape business strategy in 2019.
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Maine PUC Ruling a Win for Solar Net Metering Reform

The Maine Public Utilities Commission granted a petition from Insource Renewables to suspend so-called “gross metering” for medium and large electricity users.

Maine Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 3.00 / 8
Utilities:
Score 9.50 / 20
Transportation:
Score 5.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
31 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
13 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
11 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
85%

of people in Maine support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2018.

(+1 of the national average)
(est. 812,041 of 957,066 adults)

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