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

4 Big Ways You Benefit from Net Metering

Net metering is a program offered by utility companies in most states (including Connecticut) that essentially lets you use the power grid as one big battery. When you need more energy than you’re producing, you’ll draw from the utility company. When you produce more than you need, you send it to the grid. This puts … Continued

Solar Panels 101: 8 Things to Know

Investing in solar panels is a big decision. It’s a smart decision, but it’s important to know what you’re getting into. Here are some things to know about solar panels. 1. Understand your power company’s rates In many places, energy rates are divided into tiers. The more energy you consume, the higher your rates go … Continued

11 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Solar Energy

When you begin to research buying solar panels in Connecticut, you’ll probably learn a lot of things you wouldn’t believe. Here are some facts about solar energy that you probably don’t know. 1. Solar is the most abundant energy on the planet – 173,000 terawatts of solar energy strikes the Earth every day, which is … Continued

7 Popular Solar Panel Myths BUSTED

The solar home trend is picking up steam, but there is still a lot of misinformation out there. Before making your decision about installing solar panels in Connecticut, let us put some myths to rest. 1. Solar panels don’t provide any power at night While technically true, this misses the point. Your solar panels collect … Continued