News : NH Solar Garden Helps Customers Net Profits

Jan 13, 2015

Originally published on Seacoast Online.

By: Mark Quirk

Andrew Kellar was way off his mark when he estimated his new company, NH Solar Garden, would work on about 1 megawatt worth of projects in its first year. Not even close.

Today, after opening the business in January of 2013, NH Solar Garden is working on 22 projects around the state that when done will produce close to 7 megawatts of power for its customers. Business has been booming, thanks in part to a favorable new law passed by the state earlier this year that allows for group net metering.

“This has been much further beyond my expectations,” Kellar said.

In fact, Kellar said his company has developed as many megawatts in its projects over the past seven months as the state has in the past seven years. NH Solar Garden, which tries to keep all of its business dealings local, is pumping money as well as clean energy into the local community.

Read the full story on Seacoast Online here and Portsmouth Patch here