Solect Services Advisories

  Internet Connectivity Our goal is to ensure that your solar array is operating at peak capacity 24/7. However, the data we need to monitor your array is dependent on your system being able to communicate with our service hub. Power outages from severe storms can impact internet connections, and inhibit our ability to effectively Read More

EEAC Releases Final Proposal for Massachusetts Energy Efficiency Program

The EEAC recently released the latest updated proposal for the state’s 3-year energy efficiency plan, set to run from 2019-2021. Prior to the release of the EEAC’s final proposal, Solect Energy’s VP of Energy Solutions, John Mosher, wrote an article featured in the BBJ, outlining what he thought the most impactful initiatives would be in Read More

Staying on Top of your Energy Consumption with Demand Monitoring

Gain insight into your energy use and manage your expenses with Demand Monitoring solutions   If you’re like me, I’m sure you have had those moments when your energy bill arrives and you find yourself saying “can that be right?” With all of the stifling heat this summer and HVAC systems working overtime to keep Read More

Athletic Facility Solar Success Stories

Athletic facilities have notoriously high operating costs, and don’t have a lot of flexibility to adjust their practices to save money going forward. From complex HVAC systems, to industrial scale lighting, these expansive facilities can be challenging to maintain throughout the volatile New England seasons. Furthermore, many of these facilities are non-profits whose operating margins Read More

Considering Solar and Need a New Roof?

One of the most common barriers for commercial property owners who want to install a solar energy system is the age and condition of their roof. Minor repairs such as seams and flashing can easily be addressed, but many owners need more significant upgrades and some require complete replacements. But what if adding a solar Read More

Commercial, Industrial & Institutional Facilities are the Next Frontier for Energy Storage

  Game changing energy storage technologies will fundamentally alter the functionality of the electric supply system: What this means for energy consumers, and why commercial facilities should be considering it today. As we consider the future of the built environment, one of the most dramatic changes will be the way we generate and consume electricity. Read More

Energy Storage Systems: A Closer Look at the Newest Technology for Energy Management

There is a lot of buzz here in New England about energy storage and its potential in the commercial and industrial (C&I) sector. Working in tandem with a rooftop solar PV system, an energy storage system allows a facility to be nearly self sufficient: enabling it to generate its own power, store it and use Read More

An Open Letter: To the EEAC on the Future of Energy Storage in Massachusetts

  Dear Commissioner Judson and Members of the EEAC:   I am writing on behalf of Solect Energy regarding the 2019-2021 Three Year Energy Efficiency Plan. With more than 80 MWs installed and over 400 customers, Solect Energy is the largest solar energy company in the Commonwealth focused exclusively on the commercial scale market. This means we have Read More