February 15, 2017
Electric bills in winter

First Winter with Solar Panels and Your Bill Isn’t What You Expected!

Follow By Jeff Pipeling Solar is exciting. Helping to save the environment and save money on your utility bills is also exciting! Who wouldn’t want to […]
November 30, 2016
Solar Panels in Winter

Solar Panels and a New England Winter

Follow By Jeff Pipeling As winter is upon us in the Northeast, quicker than some may have hoped, with snowfalls ranging from 0″ in southern CT […]
October 20, 2016

What If You Had An Energy Producing Robot?

By Jeff Pipeling GPS coordinated, sun following, snow shedding, energy producing, robot. Sounds sci-fi and futuristic? In actuality, these machines are all over the US producing […]
October 6, 2016
Solarize Chester Ambassadors

Cleaner Energy? Wholesale Pricing? Non-Existent Electric Bills? Solarize Chester/Deep River has begun!

By Caitlin O’Donnell Tuesday night Chester and Deep River residents joined C-TEC Solar Professionals, the Chester Energy Team and SmartPower to discuss the next 18 weeks of clean […]
September 28, 2016

Does it Make Cents to Wait for The Next Best Thing?

Follow By Jeff Pipeling Technology is rapidly advancing. Or is it? With my almost 11-year old son playing sports and involved in numerous activities, my family […]
September 21, 2016
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The Super Bowl of Solar

Follow By Jeff Pipeling Last week, solar professionals, innovators, and experts from around the world converged in Las Vegas, Nevada to attend Solar Power International, or […]
September 14, 2016

Fun Solar Facts

Follow Solar energy has been used for about 3000 years. Around the 7th century B.C. magnifying glasses were used to concentrate the sun’s rays to make […]
September 8, 2016

Is Solar Right for Your Home?

Follow By Shawn Williams You may have driven by a neighborhood of beautiful homes that have solar panels on their roofs. The homes in these neighborhoods […]
September 6, 2016
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We’ve Got the Power

Get the Power and “Go Solar?” We have put together an infographic to show you how many people in the US are benefiting from solar.
August 31, 2016
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Do You Need to Have a Battery if You Have Solar?

Follow The answer to that question depends on if you have net metering. In Connecticut, both United Illuminating and Eversource offer net metering, or free storage […]