Why You Can’t Disconnect From the Grid in Connecticut

I get this question all the time, so I thought it was worth a blog post. Many people begin looking into solar panels because they like the idea of independence and self-sufficiency. Power outages are frustrating, so people want to keep their power flowing even when the grid isn’t working properly. Naturally, they look to … Continued

Why Buying Your Solar Panels is the Best Option

Before you install your solar panels, you’ll have to figure out how to pay for them. No matter which payment approach you take, you’ll always be paying something. The questions are “how much?” and “on what schedule?” Some solar installers will push you to lease panels. They talk about “no money down” to entice you. … Continued

The Mickey Mouse Solar Project

It’s always nice to see when a big company goes above and beyond to make the world a better place. Over the past few years, a large solar farm has been installed just outside the Disney World property. It’s just beyond the gates near Epcot. The 20-acre farm features 48,000 photovoltaic panels that plans to … Continued

3 Step Guide to Having Solar Panels Installed on Your Home

To many people, the idea of solar panels seems overwhelming. They are a new technology that most people don’t understand. They worry that having something so complex on their roof opens them up to disaster. But that isn’t the case! Having solar panels installed is as easy as hiring any other contractor. Here are the … Continued