Category Archives: Company News

Take it From Nate

June 13, 2017

I’m not going to lie, investing in solar is a big deal and it makes some people nervous. What if it doesn’t pay for itself? What if my system doesn’t produce the energy I expected? Rest assured solar from New England Clean Energy is risk-free. Our 20-year Workmanship Warranty and Performance Warranty, along with equipment…  Read the entire post »

Investing in Future Leaders of the Green Economy

June 7, 2017

When I started New England Clean Energy 11 years ago, I was thinking of the future of my kids and the future of the planet they would inherit. At the time, I didn’t know how hard saving the planet would be. One lesson I’ve learned since then is that we need to develop future leaders…  Read the entire post »

Solder on the Aesthetics of Solar

May 31, 2017

Do you think solar is ugly? Maybe you’re hesitating to put solar on your home for fear it will be unattractive. Or maybe, like me, you think solar is sleek and stylish. Whatever your views, if you’re a Pats fan, you might care what Nate Solder has to say on the matter. In Episode 2…  Read the entire post »

Solar for Manufacturing Companies

May 25, 2017

If you run a manufacturing operation and someone said you could power 80% of your manufacturing, warehousing, and administrative operations with energy you produced on-site, would you listen? If someone said, here’s an easy way to introduce a new revenue stream and increase your profits, and oh by the way, it’s green, would you sit up…  Read the entire post »

“On The Level” About Solar

April 27, 2017

I recently went into the WCRN-AM 830 studio to be a guest on “On The Level With Steve Quist,” a popular home improvement show. It was a lot of fun, as always (I’ve been on several times), and hopefully it was informative for those learning about solar. Here is the interview, broken into three 7-10…  Read the entire post »

Our Survey Shows Solar Creates More Energy-Conscious Consumers

April 25, 2017

The results are in from our recent New England Clean Energy 2017 Customer Insights Survey and they’re exciting. Highlights: Solar is creating more informed and energy-conscious consumers Solar is now part of mainstream American culture, or at least it is in pockets around the country including New England More people view solar as a solid investment compared…  Read the entire post »

Go Solar From Your Couch!

April 7, 2017

OK, so I exaggerate a bit. But you can learn about going solar from your couch. Grab your laptop, tablet or smart phone and sit in on my 30 minute webinar and learn The Basics of Solar.  In the webinar I’ll cover how solar electric systems work, I’ll help you understand if a solar system…  Read the entire post »

Conversations with Solar Owners

March 28, 2017

I’ve been talking about solar for over 10 years now. Much as I love it, sometimes I get tired of listening to myself talk or, in this case, write. So today, I give you solar commentary direct from “the horse’s mouth” i.e. real-life solar customers. These four short videos answer your burning questions about solar:…  Read the entire post »

N.E. Clean Energy Installs its 5th System at Non-Profit Nature’s Classroom

March 1, 2017

This post has two parts: The feel-good main story, and a tough but true statement on how Massachusetts solar policy is stifling commercial solar development, which I’ve restricted to the inset box. On to the fun stuff. You’ve heard the saying “practice what you preach.” At Nature’s Classroom, they practice what they teach. If you’re…  Read the entire post »

N.E. Clean Energy Ranked #3 Most Reviewed Installer in U.S.

February 23, 2017

Independent website and solar resource Solar Reviews released a list of the Top 100 Solar Installers with the Most Customer Reviews last night. The big news in our neck of the woods? New England Clean Energy has more positive consumer reviews than any company in the Northeast, and all but two solar installers in the…  Read the entire post »