Rising Electricity Prices and How to Save on Your Electric Bill

Making your own cost-effective solar electricity is looking better all the time – especially here in New England! National Grid recently announced a 37% rate increase for their MA customers starting in November. Certainly, always the 1st step – even…
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Going Solar Doesn’t Have to Cost as Much as You Think

I admit, I already run my home with the help of a nice 8.8kW grid tie solar electric system. But in the event the power goes out, so does my big, bad solar array. Having an all electric house makes…
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altE Helps with Commissioning of Off-grid Solar and Wind Electric System for Research Center

I was fortunate enough to visit an island off the New England coast to help out with the commissioning of a terrific off-grid solar electric system. Appledore Island is home to the Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML), run together by Cornell…
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altE to Exhibit at PV America 2014 – A Solar-focused Event for Solar Professionals

altE Direct, the wholesale distribution division of altE Store, will be exhibiting at the PV America conference and expo June 23-25 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. This event is designed specifically for solar-focused companies and businesses that design…
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