Solar 101

October 15, 2020

Solar Rebates & Loan Programs Expiring in 2020

Wednesday, October 14th All good things must come to an end, or so they say. But with the Mass Solar Loan (MSL) and its related 30% Income Based Rebate, the clock is winding down ... Continue Reading ›

September 15, 2020

26% Federal Tax Credit Deadline

It’s that time of year again; where everybody wants to have their solar system installed before year’s end. Why? So they can get their 2020 Federal Tax credit. Like most years, people want... Continue Reading ›

September 15, 2020

How Long Does it Take to Install a Solar System?

“Hey, it’s Thanksgiving, can you do me a favor and have my solar system installed this year?” Unfortunately, the answer to the above question is; it is highly unlikely. Why? Is it because Rayah Solar is slow? No, that is not the case. In reality, it takes about... Continue Reading ›

May 29, 2020

Morality during COVID-19: Rent and Unemployment

Recently, I had a conversation with a client that bothered me a bit. He owns a rental property and told me that because of COVID-19, MA passed a regulation that essentially gives tenants the ability ... Continue Reading ›

April 27, 2020

Rayah's Top 10 Solar Panels of 2020

It’s that time of year again. Time for Rayah to issue our Top 10 Solar Panels for this year. Last year we went into extensive detail on our methodology. In short, we... Continue Reading ›

June 6, 2019

Rayah's Top 10 Solar Panels of 2019

Every year or so Rayah Solar compares the top tier solar panels on a variety of metrics to rank our Top 10 Solar Panels. Why do we do this? Simple. We want... Continue Reading ›

May 3, 2019

Solar 101: FAQs & Solar Basics

Hello. Welcome to Rayah University presents Solar Basics 101. Who should take this course? Considering solar for your home?Already gone solar and looking for how to explain your decision to others? Trying to convince ... Continue Reading ›

April 1, 2019

Solar for Kids: How to Talk with Kids about Solar

After nearly ten years as a solar advisor and meeting with hundreds of homeowners and their kids, I’ve learned a few fun tricks on how to talk with kids about solar. Here is a ... Continue Reading ›

March 23, 2019

Solar Mounting Systems: Roof & Ground

When asking, “What goes into designing a home solar system?”,  some may be wondering about which solar panels we use. Although this is obviously important, the first design element to determine is the mounting ... Continue Reading ›

March 6, 2019

The State of Solar

The Light of Hope For over a decade now, like-minded people all over the US have been working together, in government and non-government forms, to promote an eco-friendly, energy-independent, healthy green infrastructure; and doing ... Continue Reading ›