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Why “Maine Won’t Wait” on Climate Action and What the Rush Means for Developers

By Tanya M. Larrabee on January 5, 2021

In 2019, Maine’s Governor, Janet Mills, addressed the United Nations, laying out a plan for the state to reach carbon... Read More »

DOER Finalizes SMART Program Emergency Regulations

By Tanya M. Larrabee on July 21, 2020
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The Department of Energy Resources (DOER) has finished the required Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Program 400MW review and emergency... Read More »

Extension to Tax Credits Provides Relief to the Renewable Energy Industry

By Beth A. Goldstein and Tanya M. Larrabee on June 2, 2020
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The United States Treasury Department formally extended the eligibility deadlines for Production Tax Credits (PTC) and Investment Tax Credits (ITC)... Read More »

Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Emergency Regulations Update

By Beth A. Goldstein and Tanya M. Larrabee on May 20, 2020
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On April 15, 2020, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources released its long-awaited updates to the state’s Solar Massachusetts Renewable... Read More »

Client Alert: Wash Your Hands, Then Check Your Force Majeure Provisions

By Tanya M. Larrabee on March 9, 2020
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As the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19) intensifies, so does the likelihood that the virus will affect the solar and storage... Read More »

Getting Up to Speed: FERC’s Attempt to Update PURPA

By Tanya M. Larrabee on November 6, 2019
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On September 19, 2019, in an effort to modernize the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA), the Federal... Read More »