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How Connecticut Tax Incentives and Solar Programs Can Help Homeowners

Scenic Bear Mountain located in Salisbury, CT

Connecticut suffers from some of the highest electricity costs in the country – and, as one of the highest per-capita income states in the country, its residents have both the motivation and the means to go solar. Residential solar in Connecticut has also been given a boost by policies that take a cue from the […]

What Makes Massachusetts Solar Policy So Smart?

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Massachusetts is renowned for its world-class universities, but it’s also established itself as a leader for smart energy policy, and solar energy incentives in particular. It’s on pace to blow past its target of 1.6 gigawatts (GW) of solar way ahead of schedule, and in February the state legislature introduced a bill that would mandate […]

Moving Up the Ladder at Trinity: An Interview with Kristen Drigon, Director, Business Planning & Implementation

Kristen Drigon, Director, Business Planning & Implementation

In our new series of interviews with key members of the Trinity team, we spoke with Kristen Drigon. Kristen started at Trinity Solar with a summer job as a filing clerk while at high school in 2001, and she worked her way up to become Trinity’s Director, Business Planning & Implementation. Along the way, she’s […]

From Boston to Newark, Many Northeastern Homeowners Still Missing Out on Solar

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As the largest solar installer in the northeastern US, with over 20,000 installs to date, Trinity Solar has seen incredible growth in this region over the past few years. Even if we get a bit less sunshine on an annual basis than southern and western states – we have a season called “winter,” you can […]

How Solar Helps You Manage Your Monthly Budget

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If you’re in charge of keeping track of your household’s budget, there’s a big benefit from going solar beyond just lower electricity bills: more predictable electricity bills. Take a look at a chart from the Department of Energy showing average monthly residential electricity prices in the states Trinity serves over the past 15 years.As you […]

The Cost of NOT Going Solar: Five Things You’re Missing Out On

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Home solar is in the midst of an unprecedented boom, and there’s been a concurrent explosion in articles on the internet about how much it costs to go solar. It’s no surprise: solar is a major, long-term investment in your home, and you’d be foolish not to do your homework before taking the plunge. However, […]

Cost of Solar for New Jersey Homeowners

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Solar Energy in New Jersey Considering recent trends in our home state, New Jersey homeowners who choose to go solar are afforded an alternative to rising utility costs. Further control over electricity costs means protection from unexpected price hikes, for example, is but one benefit to getting solar in the state with the highest cost […]

Going Solar Was Cheaper Than Ever in 2016

2016 was a truly amazing year for the solar industry, and a big reason has been the steady decline in the cost of going solar. As the largest solar installer in the northeast, Trinity sees this phenomenon playing out right in front of us every day – but it’s also great to look at the […]

Cost of Solar for Massachusetts Homeowners

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The Commonwealth of Massachusetts gives homeowners who go solar much more control over your electricity costs. It can also protect you from random and unexpected electricity price hikes. Let’s face it, every year during winter, electricity rates in Massachusetts go up. Although the general trend fluctuates throughout the year, the fact remains that the annual […]

The Single Most Important Factor to Consider When Comparing Solar Panels

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Homeowners looking to go solar have more options than ever when it comes to choosing solar panels. And, while choice is a good thing, it can also be overwhelming when you’re trying to make a decision. So, what’s the single most important factor to consider when you’re about to make this major investment in your […]

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