Hello, it's Kaat, the Wayland Solar Coach. My husband and I have both solar photovoltaic (PV) and solar hot water (SHW) on our roof. I'll share some details about the PV system here. More about the SHW here. We turned on our PV array in August 2011. You can follow the production of this array in … Continue reading Profile: Solar PV in Wayland
On Wednesday 8/2, from noon to 5, shop for groceries at the Wayland Farmers Market at Russells Garden Center. There's fresh and locally caught fish, meat, mushrooms, bread, lemonade, ice cream, fruits and veggies, of course and... solar! Transition Wayland will host a table with a representative from SolarFlair, who can advise on solar photovoltaics and solar … Continue reading 8/2: SolarFlair at Wayland Farmers Market
Meet reps from SolarFlair, New England Solar Hot Water, the towns’ volunteers and the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center. They'll introduce the program, price, equipment, financing and incentives. Residents, including condo-owners and business owners, will learn if their homes or buildings are eligible and will be able to sign up for a no-cost assessment. In case you missed the presentations, … Continue reading July, 29: Meet the Installers!
Good news! After long deliberation of more than 20 proposals, our Solarize Selection team selected SolarFlair and New England Solar Hot Water as our Installers, respectively of solar PhotoVoltaics and Solar Hot Water. We are hard at work getting the program up and going. First up will be our Meet the Installer events. There will be … Continue reading SolarFlair and New England Solar Hot Water chosen as Installers!
Our Request for Proposals has been released, and we are now waiting for installers' responses. We hope to have selected and announce our installer around July 12, and to hold our first Meet the Installer events around July 20-26. We maintain a list of names and contacts, so if you're interested, email us, and you'll … Continue reading Updated Timeline
Press release for Lincoln Press release for Sudbury Press release for Wayland MassCEC 4/19/2017 PRESS RELEASE Baker-Polito Administration Announces Communities, Nonprofits to Participate in State Solar Programs NEWBURYPORT - April 19, 2017- Today, as part of the Commonwealth’s Earth Week celebrations, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the Department of Energy Resources (DOER) announced … Continue reading Congratulations Lincoln, Sudbury and Wayland: Solarize 2017 is ON!
Wayland partnered with Lincoln and Sudbury in applying for another round of Solarize, a program sponsored by the Mass. Clean Energy Center that will allow Waylanders to plug into photovoltaic (electricity producing) solar at reduced prices. We did this in 2012 and exceeded everyone’s expectations with a whopping 74 solar PV systems in Wayland alone. … Continue reading A second round of Solarize Mass?