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October 17, 2016

"A proposal to roll back solar power rules called net metering drew a large crowd to Hallowell Monday. The Maine Public Utilities Commission held a public hearing to address the issue. A solar energy proposal is causing concern among Maine...

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October 17, 2016

"Overall, though, it was a day for solar installers, clean-energy advocates and their allies to voice frustration with the PUC’s actions. 'The PUC failed to do its job, which was to properly review net metering,' Vaughan Woodruff, owner of...

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September 15, 2016

On Wednesday, September 15, 2016, Maine's PUC released proposed changes to Maine's net energy billing rules. Don Cookson of WZON's The Pulse Morning Show had Vaughan Woodruff of Insource Renewables on the horn this morning to discuss the proposed...

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September 13, 2016

“Net metering has never received a fair trial in Maine,” Woodruff said. “The PUC’s own Value of Solar study indicates that Maine solar owners provide more value to the grid than they receive. Before we talk about changing rules, we deserve a...

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August 19, 2016

“Solar installers are small contractors, guys with one, two, or three trucks, and predictability is of great importance and it is an undue burden to face these high level debates time after time,” said Insource Renewables owner Vaughan Woodruff,...

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August 3, 2016

“One needn’t argue the merits and costs of each of these bills to recognize some significant inconsistencies,” wrote Woodruff of the biomass bailout and the gas pipeline subsidy. “One of the indirect benefits of the vetoed solar bill — namely the...

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August 1, 2016

Insource Renewables' owner, Vaughan Woodruff, joined The Pulse Morning Show on WZON to discuss the responses from various commenters regarding the Public Utilities Commission's review of net metering. Download the segment.

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June 24, 2016

On June 23, 2016, Insource Renewables' owner, Vaughan Woodruff, joined Tim Schneider from the Office of the Public Advocate and Dylan Voorhees of Natural Resources Council of Maine to discuss solar policy, the current state of Maine's solar...

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June 18, 2016

Vaughn (sic) Woodruff is a sixth generation Mainer who wanted to become an engineer, but was also drawn to the outdoors (like many of us are). After graduating from UMaine Orono, he went into the world and worked out west in California...

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June 10, 2016

Our owner, Vaughan Woodruff, was on the GHRT Morning Show to discuss the Maine Public Utilities Commission (PUC) review of net metering and a petition being circulated for submission to the PUC. Download the show.