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EnergySage, DSIRE team up for better solar system comparison shopping

EnergySage, DSIRE team up for better solar system comparison shopping

November 6, 2017 at 2:56 pm 0 comments

The Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE) has a wealth of information on incentives and policies that support renewable energy and energy efficiency in the United States, including solar. In order to make that info more accessible to those who need it, when they need it, theRead More

Report: When given the choice, homeowners are going with premium modules

Report: When given the choice, homeowners are going with premium modules

September 12, 2017 at 12:32 pm Comments are Disabled

The Solar Marketplace Intel Report released by EnergySage for the first half of 2017 – in which EnergySage examines the results of traffic and sales to its third-party solar marketplace – shows that PV system costs in several states fell below $3/Watt – while interest in premium panels increased. ShoppersRead More

Mass Solar Connect program enhances online solar shopping experience for home owners

Mass Solar Connect program enhances online solar shopping experience for home owners

July 6, 2017 at 12:48 pm Comments are Disabled

To protect consumers and level the playing field between large and small solar installers, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) has chosen Mass Energy Consumers Alliance and EnergySage to administer the 2017 Mass Solar Connect program. Mass Solar Connect offers a simplified and trustworthy solar shopping experience. By leveraging anRead More

Large solar installers offer higher PV system quotes than average, says NREL study

Large solar installers offer higher PV system quotes than average, says NREL study

April 26, 2017 at 8:38 am Comments are Disabled

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) looked at the PV installer landscape of the country to glean information on how installer size affects solar system pricing. The results of the study (you can read the whole thing here) indicate that the larger installers (think Solar City) that take up mostRead More

Three takeaways from the EnergySage Solar Marketplace Intel Report

Three takeaways from the EnergySage Solar Marketplace Intel Report

April 25, 2017 at 8:34 am Comments are Disabled

EnergySage published its fourth semiannual Solar Marketplace Intel Report, providing a comprehensive analysis of consumer behavior, demographics, and preferences, as well as a complete account of industry trends in the U.S. residential solar market in 2016. “This latest report speaks to the importance of transparency and comparison-shopping in residential solar,”Read More

Solar installer confidence up in new report from EnergySage

Solar installer confidence up in new report from EnergySage

January 25, 2017 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

EnergySage released the results of its second annual Solar Installer Survey, which captures key observations of local, regional and national solar installers in both residential and commercial markets. More than 360 experienced solar installers across the United States responded to the survey. Challenges Among the central findings, over half ofRead More

Community Solar Marketplace now open for business through EnergySage

Community Solar Marketplace now open for business through EnergySage

November 23, 2016 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Community solar seems to grab the attention of utilities and homeowners alike, and EnergySage is looking to grab said attention with its just launched Community Solar Marketplace. The goal here is to simplify how property owners and renters research and sign up for community solar by both aggregating the many availableRead More

EnergySage beefs up financing options in its system with BlueWave, Renew, Wunder

EnergySage beefs up financing options in its system with BlueWave, Renew, Wunder

November 15, 2016 at 9:03 am 1 comment

As solar equipment and installation costs continue to fall, system ownership has become more accessible thanks to increasingly attractive solar loan options. Today, most solar loans quoted in the EnergySage Marketplace are conveniently offered to consumers via the installers themselves. However, since not all installers offer all loan products, someRead More

The trend to ownership: What it means for your solar installation business

The trend to ownership: What it means for your solar installation business

September 26, 2016 at 9:41 am 2 comments

  We do not come to bury the lease, but to praise the loan. The residential solar lease gets the credit it deserves for growing the solar industry when it was but a seedling that carried a large upfront cost with few financing vehicles to make it palatable for homeowners,Read More

Solar prices, payback periods fall in latest Solar Marketplace Intel Report

Solar prices, payback periods fall in latest Solar Marketplace Intel Report

September 15, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

EnergySage released its third semiannual Solar Marketplace Intel Report, providing the most detailed analysis of the U.S. residential solar market to date. In addition to its comprehensive analysis of solar price trends, consumer buying behavior, and market share statistics, this most recent report features several new additions, including national andRead More