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October 3, 2016

Solar in Massachusetts

Massachusetts is known for being the landing place of the Mayflower, home to the first subway, and birthplace of four…

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September 6, 2016

Solar Glossary of Terms

If you are new to the solar world, there are a few phrases you need to master in order to…

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August 11, 2016

Bill Walton Talks About Going Solar with NRG Home Solar

NBA great Bill Walton encourages us all: Power your house with solar for all the practical reasons—and for all the…

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August 2, 2016

Top U.S. Solar States

Solar is on the rise in the United States. As of March 2016, Solar Energy Industries Association released figures showing…

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May 27, 2016

Home is where the sun is

The numbers stack up nicely: Three Staten Island homes, three rooftops, 62 solar panels and 19,236kW of projected energy generated…

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May 19, 2016

Robert Kennedy Jr. goes solar with NRG Home Solar

When Robert Kennedy Jr. moved to his Malibu, California home he wanted to put solar panels on his roof as…

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April 28, 2016

3 Myths About Home Solar You Might Actually Believe

Solar is becoming a mainstream option for many homeowners, but sadly misinformation still lingers about this renewable technology.  We scrutinized…

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April 18, 2016

How do Photovoltaic Cells Actually Work?

Solar power is an abundant renewable source that could be the solution to our future energy needs, but just how…

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April 12, 2016

5 Things to Know Before Going Solar

The US Department of Energy predicts that 3.8 million homes will be solar-powered by 2020. Are you thinking about going…

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March 23, 2016

5 Reasons to Go Solar Today

Homeowners everywhere are enjoying the cost savings and environmental benefits of solar power.  Going solar has never been easier, and…

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November 10, 2015

A Special Salute to Veterans

Veterans Day serves as a celebration to honor America’s veterans for their patriotism, love of our country and willingness to…

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October 6, 2015

SURE HOUSE: Students Design Storm-Ready Shore Home

Every other year, collegiate teams from across the country partake in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon with the…

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September 4, 2015

“This Isn’t Just A Job, This is Our Future”

In his recent remarks at the National Clean Energy Summit, President Obama pointed out that last year “the solar industry…

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June 17, 2015

NRG Home Solar Drafts Connor Barwin to Install Panels for New Jersey Couple

It was 9 a.m. on the dot when the NRG Home Solar crew rolled up as scheduled to a home…

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May 5, 2015

5 Eco-Friendly Installations that Attract Homebuyers

Many homeowners are going green for different reasons. Some want to reduce their carbon footprint, others want to save money,…