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Owning a Solar System: Year 1 A New York Homeowner’s Case Study

2021-01-26T08:58:02-05:00

Introduction by Bill McKibben Solar has come of age. When I first put panels on my roof fifteen years ago, it was hard to justify economically: this was still a fringe industry, albeit one that those who cared about climate change were rooting hard to see succeed. Flash forward to READ MORE

Should I Go Solar? One Homeowner’s Perspective

2021-01-26T08:58:20-05:00

Recently a door-to-door salesman approached us to consider a solar system. He explained we had ideal southern exposure and they were installing systems nearby. He explained in New York State, the utility has to install a “net meter” at no cost to the customer so customers receive the full benefit READ MORE