Archives for net metering

Power for the People 8/9/17

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Engineer: John Greenman

Alternative Energy: Plymouth Area Renewable Energy Initiative

-PAREI vision and strategy for grassroots action
-Alternative energy options
-LD 1504 net metering bill vetoed by the Governor

Guest: Peter Adams, PAREI founder and co-director

Power for the People 7/12/17

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Engineer: John Greenman

Boothbay peninsula electrical demand reduction project

Key Discussion Points
a) grid demand reduction instead of grid expansion
b) alternative energy and conservation
c) LD 1504 net metering bill vetoed by the Governor

Guest: Rich Silkman, CEO of Competitive Energy Services

Power for the People 6/14/17

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Engineer: John Greenman

Alternative Energy: Solar PV policy in the current legislature

Key Discussion Points
a) net metering
b) proposed PUC rules
c) solar Power Purchase Agreements

Guests:
Chuck Piper, Sundog Solar
Vaughn Woodruff, Insource Renewables
Holly Noyes, Revision Energy

Power for the People 10/12/16

Producer/Host: Steve Kahl
Engineer: John Greenman

Issue: Alternative Energy

Program Topic: the functions of the office of the Public Advocate

Key Discussion Points
a) net metering
b) the role of the PUC
c) solar PV

Guest: Tim Schneider, Maine Public Advocate