State News: Connecticut
August 21, 2019
Tesla's rent solar program promises easy installation, minimal upfront costs, and the ability to remove the panels at any time. What they don't tell you is that you forfeit your right to tax credits and rebates. We discuss whether or not it's worth i...
Solar guide: How to find energy efficiency rebates available in your city and finance your solar panel installation
May 14, 2019
Don't let the upfront cost of solar scare you: there are lots of incentives, rebates & financing options available if you know where to look.
May 13, 2019
Everything you need to know about solar hot water heaters… How do they work and, more importantly, how much they can save you on utility bills.
October 14, 2018
The cost of solar panels for homes is currently offset by a 30% federal tax credit and in some instances also supported by other state and utility-based solar incentives or tax credits. Right now many homeowners installing solar panels can get a payb...
August 13, 2018
Installing a solar energy system saves money and helps the environment. By avoiding future utility bills, the system will pay for itself in a few years, but the up-front costs may be more than you have in available cash. Fortunately, there are many f...
April 26, 2018
Hartford has an annual average of 82 sunny days per year and 108 partly sunny days. Though it's a bit cloudy, it is still great for solar. There are great federal incentives and Eversource's net metering scheme.