Solar Hot Water Contractor Licensing

December 22, 2014


In order to be eligible for Maine's solar thermal rebate program, systems must be installed by licensed plumbers who have received additional certification for solar thermal systems from the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). The state solar thermal rebate program maintains a list of Efficiency Maine registered vendors/installers.  In addition, Efficiency Maine has information for vendors interested in becoming registered and listed on the web site.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Regulatory Policy
State: Maine
Incentive Type: Solar/Wind Contractor Licensing
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat


Name: 35-A M.R.S. §10113
Effective Date: 07/01/2009


Name: Efficiency Maine Information
Organization: Efficiency Maine
Address: 151 Capitol Street
Augusta ME 04330-6262
Phone: (866) 376-2463

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.