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Environmental, Telecomm, Utilities & Energy Law: Solar Net Metering in New Hampshire and Vermont

April, 2016
Elijah Emerson
Elijah Emerson

Based out of Primmer’s Littleton and Manchester offices, Elijah Emerson concentrates in the areas of energy law, environmental, and land use law. Elijah recently wrote the following report for the New Hampshire Bar Journal.

The latest expansion of private and commercial solar power in New Hampshire is partially a result of the recently updated net metering law, along with falling costs of solar panels and associated equipment. But compared to its neighbors, New Hampshire still lags behind in the expansion of small-scale, distributed, renewable energy generation. Should NH take some cues from its neighbor to the west?