by Julia Pyper
April 14, 2016

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed a bill on Monday that will raise the state’s net-metering cap, ending months of uncertainty and stagnation for the local solar industry.

The bill, An Act Relative to Solar Energy, represents a compromise between solar companies, utilities and policymakers -- a compromise that took nearly a year and a half to reach. Last week, stakeholders in New Hampshire also reached an agreement to extend net metering after months of negotiation. Meanwhile, several other states are currently re-evaluating their...