MAINE PUBLIC: Maine Regulators Partially Undo Controversial Solar Metering Rule

December 12, 2018

"Instead, in the first year at least, the cost of the new equipment for larger-scale solar generation plants far outweighed savings to consumers. That's according to Pittsfield-based Insource Renewables, which led a petition calling for an exemption for larger generation facilities.

And the three-member Commission, including Randall Davis, agreed. 'There is very little benefit, if any, received from the higher-than-projected cost of additional meters to measure nettable energy,' Davis said."

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