2016 News and Press Releases

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C-Pace program helps Newtown business go solar

12/06/16  |  News Article

Facing a $1 million roof replacement project for his 135,000-square-foot facility in Newtown, Joe Young of Tier ONE Machining and Assembly in Newtown turned to solar from Direct Energy Solar to lessen the cost, save on energy bills and do right by the environment.

Solar Panels Installed at Somers Library

08/30/16  |  News Article

The Solarize Somers campaign was one of the most successful campaigns in the Solarize Westchester program. Because of the support, the chosen installer partner, Direct Energy Solar, donated a 5.2 kilowatt solar system to the town. The system has been installed on the Somers Library.

Learn More About Going Solar

08/12/16  |  News Article

About 250 homeowners signed contracts during the Belmont Goes Solar program. Direct Energy Solar was the town’s installer partner for the program—it was the most successful community solar program in the state of Massachusetts.

Wine, solar industries find their common ground

07/11/16  |  News Article

The Garden State Wine Growers Association has signed its first corporate deal, with Direct Energy Solar, one of the largest residential solar installers in the U.S.

Solar Panels Soak Up The Sun At Norwalk’s Calf Pasture Beach

07/07/16  |  News Article

With the installation of 18 solar panels at the park, the city will be able to harness the power of the sun to help provide energy to its buildings there.

The Rise of the Regional Solar Installer

06/22/16  |  News Article

Regional installers like Direct Energy Solar are now growing faster than top national installers like SolarCity, Vivint Solar and Sunrun.

Belmont Goes Solar proves successful

05/19/16  |  News Article

The community-run Belmont Goes Solar program that kicked-off in January of this year has been a huge success. The town will also receive a free solar system from Direct Energy Solar for achieving the original goal of 100 systems.

Habitat house saves energy costs with solar power

04/18/16  |  News Article

A family of five in Gaithersburg is now enjoying life in a recently renovated home, provided by Habitat For Humanity. And Monday morning, they flipped the switch on their newly installed solar panels, donated by Direct Energy Solar.

Solar’s Powerful Second Act

03/21/16  |  News Article

Jose Ramos discusses why the efforts of Direct Energy Solar are more important than ever before.

Solar power homeowner sees sunny days ahead

03/16/16  |  News Article

As the early March temperature rose to 80 degrees, a Bethesda homeowner was welcoming rooftop solar panel installers from Direct Energy Solar to her home as part of Temple Sinai's solar co-op.