News : State PUC Meets Expiration Of Federal Grants For Solar Hot Water With Increased Rebates

Sep 1, 2011

From Portsmouth Patch and Exeter Patch

By Jim Cavan

By now, you’d be hard pressed to find anyone left unscathed by the country’s long-lingering economic recession.

On the surface, New Hampshire’s solar energy industry would seem the latest victim: Late last month, the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) announced that funds for the federal portion of the state’s Solar Water Heating Rebate Program had expired.

In reality, New Hampshire has simply been a victim of its own success.

Read the full story in Portsmouth Patch here, or Exeter Patch here!