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Maine Introduces Feed-in Tariff Legislation

Maine Introduces Feed-in Tariff Legislation

Introduced by Senator Chris Johnson (D) and co-sponsored by Senator Jim Boyle (D) sponsors of the bill included three other Democratic state senators, one unaffiliated state senator, two Democratic state representatives, and one Republican state representative. Committee hearing of the bill has not been scheduled. This is not Maine’s first attempt at feed-in tariff legislation. The state has a pilot community-based feed-in tariff that became law in 2009. That program limited total capacity to 50 MW with an effective limit of 25 MW. As elsewhere in the US, progress since then has been stymied. Here is a summary of the proposed program’s details. Purpose: rapid and sustainable development of distributed renewable energy Project size cap: 500 kW Ownership restriction: can own no more than 500 kW of generation in total Technologies included: Solar PV, solar thermal, concentrat...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2013...

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