Location: Framingham, MA
Industry: Automotive
Solution: Rooftop, Carport Solar

409 kW

solar capacity


reduction in electricity costs

As a premier Massachusetts Acura and Chevrolet dealer, Herb Connolly has a huge selection of new and used vehicles. Additionally, they offer servicing, parts for Acura and Chevrolet vehicles, an online inventory, and outstanding financing options.


Car dealerships confront mounting energy expenses due to the extensive power consumed by their
high-end features and equipment. Besides curbing the increasing operational costs, the dealership was determined to establish itself as an environmentally friendly business.


The dealership partnered with Solect to implement solar for its Chevy and Acura dealerships on Route 9. Additionally, they installed a solar carport with EV charging stations for their Chevy dealership, further enhancing their commitment to sustainability and environmental well-being.


A 50% reduction in electricity costs

The arrays have helped the auto dealership trim its electric bills by over 50%. The systems offset 333 tons of CO2 annually and generate enough electricity to power the equivalent of 38 homes each year.