Gov. Janet Mills issued an order in February allowing permits to be issued again, but the impact won’t be immediate.
Amid complaints that the state’s current law is unworkable, legislators revive a vetoed bill under a new governor.
The proposal includes about $80 million for heat pumps, energy efficiency, and electric vehicle infrastructure.
The three northern New England states spend $8.2 billion annually on imported fossil fuels.
Gross metering charges solar customers for power they generate regardless whether it ever touches the grid.