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August 9, 2018

Top 10 Financial FAQs

Now that we've gotten the basics of solar out of the way, let's talk about what drives most homeowners to go solar...Money. Check out our top 10 FAQs about the dollars and cents of solar.   Financial ... Continue Reading ›

July 26, 2018

10 Most Popular Solar Questions

10 Most Popular Solar Questions Questions are a fact of life. They help us learn, understand our environment and make informed decisions. Here at Rayah, we’re used to answering questions about solar. We’ve asked our consultants ... Continue Reading ›

June 28, 2018

I Feel Like Chicken Little

I Feel Like Chicken Little It’s funny how a seemingly unrelated event can spur a vivid childhood memory. While thinking about SRECs, I remembered being a child and watching a car make a wrong turn, then ... Continue Reading ›

December 21, 2017

Can Trump Crush Solar?

Preface In my experience, policymakers vehemently argue over the so-called “correct” course of action on any particular issue. After hearing a carefully crafted policy position, one may think, “this person knows what they are talking about”. ... Continue Reading ›

December 19, 2017

Our Top 10 Home Winterization Tips

It’s that time of year again! As the cold weather, snow, and ice overtake the environment we are all grateful to have a cozy place to stay warm. However, keeping our homes warm can cost ... Continue Reading ›

December 7, 2017

The 101+ Pieces of A Solar Install

I have come to understand that there is no insignificant piece in a puzzle, every piece is required for the whole.  Similarly, a solar installation has hundreds of pieces, none insignificant. My job, as the ... Continue Reading ›

November 16, 2017

Changes To The Mass Solar Loan Program

What a Great Program! Rolled out in fall of 2016, the Mass Solar Loan Program (MSL), sponsored by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) has been an ... Continue Reading ›

October 23, 2017

Solar Panel Warranties: Choosing The Best From The Start

For people looking to install solar for their home or business, one of the major factors in the decision-making process is the warranty. Will my system be covered in case of damage? How long will ... Continue Reading ›

September 14, 2017

LiDar: The Future of Home Evaluations for Solar

How Lidar Technology Can Change Your Perspective on Solar Readiness In many regards, solar works the way one would expect: the sun shines on the solar panels, the panels produce electricity, which means your home needs ... Continue Reading ›

August 31, 2017

Consumption Monitoring: An Industry Game Changer

“What I really like about consumption monitoring is that I can check my SunPower portal on my phone and see when my electric dryer is being used! I have full control of my electricity. The ... Continue Reading ›