Insights: ITC Should Focus on Economic Benefits of Solar Panel Tariff Case

- Feature - Ken Driscoll, Founder & CEO  Solect Energy The solar energy industry in the US is facing an existential threat. Solar energy developers, installers, investors and manufacturers have been anxiously awaiting [...]

Looking Back, Looking Forward: An Interview with Solect Energy’s Founder and CEO Ken Driscoll

  Ken Driscoll, Founder CEO Solect Energy What prompted you to start Solect Energy 8 years ago? Craig, Jim and I, the three founders of Solect, all had well-established careers at large, high [...]

Solar Powered Manufacturing

  With a long and proud history in Massachusetts, manufacturing in the state is alive and well. The Commonwealth has worked hard to make sure it offers manufacturing companies a healthy business climate and a [...]

Do you need to hire a Nobel Prize winner to understand your energy bill?

The Nobel prize for economics was awarded this week to Richard Thaler for his work on behavioral economics.  As you examine your most recent energy bill, you’re probably thinking you need to hire Thaler to [...]

Solar and Schools: Beyond Energy

  The calculus of solar has caught the attention of school administrators, facilities managers and school boards across New England. In this time of lean budgets, the benefit of lowering energy expenditures and redirecting those [...]

From SRECs to SMART — Massachusetts is Overhauling its Solar Incentive Program

However, there is still time to qualify for SRECS   For the last seven years, Massachusetts has run an extremely successful incentive program to promote the adoption of clean solar energy across the state based [...]