Commercial buildings are wonderful for solar. In general, they have expansive, often flat, roof spaces that have plenty of room for arrays that can significantly offset electric bills. Milano-Self Storage’s 24,000 square foot building in Madison, Connecticut was the perfect place for a solar installation.
Solarize Connecticut, Connecticut’s award winning and groundbreaking town-based solar program is expanding outreach exclusive to faith communities. Solarize with Faith is a coalition of faith communities that works together to help faith group members install residential solar. While an individual house of worship cannot provide the critical mass to allow a solar installer to pass […]
There are many different financing options for going solar. It depends on the homeowners’ goals and plans to determine which one makes sense. If you’ve done or are are planning on doing some energy efficiency upgrades, a Smart-E Loan might be worth considering.
We love completing municipal solar installations because the benefits are so numerous. We recently energized a solar photovoltaic system at Westmoor Park in West Hartford, CT. Westmoor Park is unique in that it is more than a town park- it is a self-funded environmental education center.
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.