One of the benefits of producing your own electricity through a solar photovoltaic system is being protected from rising electric rates. While it is true that occasionally rates will stay the same for awhile, or even go down slightly, the general trend is that they will rise.
Sunlight Solar Energy is pleased to announce that we have been selected as the contractor partner for the Solarize programs in Middletown and Sterling.
Diversification and decentralization within our energy grid has become a hot topic in recent years. Here is an interesting interview with Gretchen Bakke, author of “The Grid: The Fraying Wires Between Americans And Our Energy Future.” http://www.npr.org/2016/08/22/490932307/aging-and-unstable-the-nations-electrical-grid-is-the-weakest-link
Our Connecticut office is currently seeking a CT-licensed E-2 Journeyman electrician. This is a full time opportunity based out of our New Haven, CT office.
Are you a commercial building owner? Are you considering a solar project for your property? Eversource and United Illuminating are still accepting applications for their small ZREC (zero emission renewable energy credit) program, and they will pay you a fixed price for 15 years for your renewable energy as a portion of their overall energy […]
We are pleased to announce that Sunlight Solar Energy is now a C4C (Capital for Change) approved contractor! Among its other services, Capital for Change provides energy efficiency loans for eligible Connecticut homeowners – either single or multi unit dwellings.
While it’s a requirement from the Connecticut Green Bank to install solar, we recommend all homeowners have an audit from Home Energy Solutions regardless if they plan to go solar. Home Energy Solutions provides a variety of energy-saving measures for homes including air sealing, efficient lighting, low-flow shower heads and other conservation services. Currently, the […]
Solar Industry magazine recently came out with a piece about ownership versus leasing. In the current solar market, there is a growing case for purchasing a solar system, either outright or through a loan.
Ahavah Farm has been operating as an organic family farm since 2015 out of Peyton, Colorado. We were contacted in December of last year by the home/business owner, inquiring about a PV system to power his home and farm. At Sunlight Solar Energy, we are always thrilled to work with any customer interested in […]
Every now and then your inverter may display an error message. Most error messages are not a cause for concern and can usually be cleared up with a reboot. The only error message that requires immediate attention is a Ground Fault error. If your inverter displays a Ground Fault error, power off your system (do […]