Helpful Resources

General Resources
Certified Solar Installers for CCEF Solar Rebate Program
Solar Businesses
Solar - Connecticut Resources
Solar - Regional Resources
Solar - What Other States Are Doing
Solar - National Resources
Solar - International Resources

General Resources

Connecticut Clean Energy Fund
U.S. Department of Energy Consumer Information
Home Power (Journal of Home-Made Power)
People's Action for Clean Energy, Inc.
Solar Electric Power Association
Alliance to Save Energy

Certified Solar Installers for CCEF Solar Rebate Program
Aegis Electrical Systems
Akeena Solar
Burrington's Solar Edge
Elyon Inc.
Kosmo Solar
Pioneer Valley Photovoltaics Cooperative
Solar Works Inc.
Spire Solar
Sunlight Solar Energy, Inc.
Sunsearch Inc.
Waldo Renewable Electric, LLC
Zelek Electric Company

Solar Businesses
AltPower, Inc. - New York based solar energy installer
BP Solar - Petroleum Company's Solar Division
Go Solar Company - Information on PV Systems and setup
Maine Solar- Specializing in "off-grid" power production
Powerlight - Designs, manufactures and installs grid-connected solar electric systems
RMS Electric, Inc. - Power Systems Specialists
SHARP - Solar Power Systems
Shell Solar - Petroleum Company's Solar Division
Solar Design Associates - Integrates solar energy in homes and buildings
Solar Energy International (SEI) - Renewable energy technologies education
Solar Market - Designs and installs Renewable Energy Systems.
SolarOne - Solar power lighting, products and services company

Solar - Connecticut Resources
CT Transit - Connecticut doing its part to clean up the roads
CT Clean Energy Fund - Solar Connecticut is made possible by CCEF
CT Climate Change - See how it can change for the better
PACE - People's Action for Clean Energy
Rountree Architects - Connecticut based architecture firm
SmartPower - Find out about SmartPower and how it helps our environment
Watts New CT - Find out about your electricity supplier
Institute for Sustainable Energy - at Eastern Connecticut State University

Solar - Regional Resources
Center for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy - at the UMass, Amherst
Clean Air Cool Planet- Nonprofit organization promoting solutions to global warming
Maine Solar House - A grid-tied solar home in Maine, built in 1995
Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA)
New Hampshire - New Hampshire Sustainable Energy Association
New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)
Vermont - Renewable Energy Resource Center
SolarAccess.com - Renewable Energy internet source based in New Hampshire

Solar - What Other States Are Doing
Arizona - Arizona Solar Center
California - California Solar Center
California Energy Commission - Solar in California
Florida - Florida Solar Energy Center
Hawaii - Hawaii Solar Photovoltaic Energy
Potomac Region (Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC)
Texas - Texas Solar Energy Society

Solar - National Resources
American Solar Enegy Society (ASES) - National organization dedicated to solar power
Database of State Incentives for Renewable Energy (DSIRE) - Find those in your area
Department of Energy - United States Government's Department of Energy website
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy - EERE, Branch of the US DOE
Energy Savers - Learn ways to conserve energy
EnergyStar - Find out more about saving energy
EPA - Environmental Protection Agency
IEA Photovoltaic Power Systems Program - Statistics on U.S. PV involvement
IREC - Interstate Renewable Energy Council
ISP - Institute for Sustainable Power
Million Solar Roofs - Million Solar Roofs by 2010 initiative
National Center for Photovoltaics - DOE's R&Dt Labs for Photovoltaics
NREL - National Renewable Energy Laboratory - Photovoltaics for Buildings
REPP - Renewable Energy Policy Project's Solar Page
SUNetwork - Informational site on sustainable energy
Sandia National Laboratories - Photovoltaic Research Center.

Solar - International Resources
AGORES - Global overview of renewable energy
ATLAS - European Non-Nuclear Energy Plan
CanSIA - Canadian Solar Industries Association
EUROPA - Information on research and technology of PV Cells
GERMANY - The latest from the Fraunhofer Institute
ISES - International Solar Energy Society
ITT Tech - Solar Tech: Europe aims to lead world in Solar Technology
KCPVEUNSW - Key Center for Photovoltaic Engineering Univ of New South Wales
Safe Climate - International effort to sustain livable climates
SESCI - Solar Energy Society of Canada, Inc
SEPA - Solar Electric Power Association
SOLARBUZZ - Someinteresting points about international statistics on Solar Energy
Successful PVs - Success induced by government support

Learn about the Connecticut Clean Energy Fund's Residential Solar Rebate Program.
Download the full list of Installers Eligible to Participate in CCEF’s Solar PV Rebate Program (.pdf)