Category Archives: Solar

Smart meters coming to Con Edison teritory

  New Yorkers’ relationship with Con Edison will change dramatically in the coming years as the company outfits all of its electric and gas customers with smart meters. Con Edison’s smart meters will give its customers — and the company … Continue reading

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Con Edison solar rules help customers escape high prices

  The sun is shining on the solar power business in New York City and Westchester County. One reason is that many people have found that installing solar panels is a good way to beat Con Edison’s high residential and … Continue reading

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Sunny days ahead for solar electricity in New York

  Alternative energy isn’t a big part of the electric power mix in New York. Renewables like solar, wind, and biomass account for just 6.5 percent of the electricity generated in the state. The US Energy Information Administration says natural … Continue reading

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