Category Archives: Blog

Open Letter to 60 Minutes on Cleantech Crash Segment

 The news show 60 Minutes fell further from the pantheon of respected journalism with their recent story  targeting of the Greentech Industry. They broadcast a  segment claiming  massive failures amid the new “Cleantech Industry” when in fact what they...

10 Questions to Ask Before Signing a 20 Solar Lease Agre

FREE SOLAR “The Government is giving away FREE SOLAR.” IF FREE SOLAR IS A NO BRAINER, WELL THEN  USE YOUR HEAD! Free Solar is the new solar pitch which makes the SOLAR REVOLUTION and one visit close possible.  In...

Deconstructing The Solar Sales Pitch

Competition is heating up in the solar market and the selling of solar  is getting more sophisticated and more aggressive.  Ask 5 solar companies for 5 proposals and you will get 5 different responses: 5 different  sized solar electric...

Are Solar PPA-Leases heading for a Green Bubble?

PowerTWO staff. The biggest deterrent for homeowners going solar, besides a 300 foot tree in the front yard is the upfront cost. The benefits to the buyer of solar are the tax credits, RECs and incentives offered by the state...

Solar Procrastinator’s Survey

In spite of the long list of positives, there are those who still find it hard to take the solar plunge. So, for those of you who struggle with making a decision of any sort on most anything –...

HUGE improvements in the New York Solar Program

Previously ranked a close number two in the country for solar in the country. Recent changes have rocketed NY into having the best program by FAR. It is just a question now of how long will the money last....

Solar, Wind – Alternative Energy? Not as of 2013

Renewable energy accounted for all new electric capacity added in the United States last month, according to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. In all, 1,231 megawatts of new generating capacity were installed in January. Of that total, wind provided...