Why the Price of Solar is Declining

All over the country, the price of solar energy and solar panel systems are falling. This is tremendous news for consumers and for our economy. The latest news from Berkley Lab shows that prices will continue to decline as well. For many people, the price of a solar panel installation is the biggest hurdle. Yes, … Continued

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

4 Reasons Buyers Like Houses with Solar Panels

If you’re thinking about selling your home at some point, you’ll want to do everything in your power to raise its value so you can ask a high price. A home is many people’s biggest investment, so it’s essential that you increase its value. Every day we install solar panels in Connecticut and customers ask … Continued

Solar Panels Reduce Cooling Costs Just by Sitting on Your Roof

Now that solar panels are widespread throughout the country, scientists and engineers are in a position to collect all sorts of valuable data. This information can be used to further optimize solar panel design, manufacturing, and installation. (This is one of the reasons solar panels will be installed faster and faster all over the world … Continued