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Earth Day 2018 – The Solar Contribution

April 19, 2018

Earth Day is Sunday, April 22 this year. How are you going to contribute to the world’s largest environmental movement? Will you do your part to reduce, reuse, and/or recycle plastic at work, home, or school in order to end the growing plastic pollution in our oceans and landfills? Or maybe you will choose to...

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Is my Home a Good Candidate for Solar?

April 12, 2018

Are you one of the hundreds of Massachusetts homeowners considering “going solar” this year? You may have seen solar panels on neighboring homes and wondered if your home is also suitable for roof panels. Would this move to solar save you money on your utility bills and what would it take to install a solar...

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10 Actions to Reduce your Carbon Footprint

April 5, 2018

Last month, the world celebrated Earth Day, in which a billion people globally committed to taking actions to improve our environment. Here at SunPower by BlueSel, every day is Earth Day as we try to make positive impacts in our little neck of the woods – our beloved New England. As a company, we pride...

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What is a Carbon Footprint?

April 4, 2018

The phrase carbon footprint is bandied about often in our world in respect to the environment and fossil fuels. In fact, the phrase is often grossly overused and misunderstood to the point that many people don’t actually know what it means and how they impact it on a daily basis. So, let’s take a look...

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Solar Power and Oceanside Homes

April 3, 2018

One of the best things about living along the New England coast is the access to the ocean. The water views, sandy beaches, picturesque lighthouses, and sun-kissed boats add to the charm and joy of living in Massachusetts. Even the warm breezes and smells of the salty ocean on a summer morning are enough to...

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5 Ways to Save on your Electric Bill this Summer

April 1, 2018

After the winter we just had, many New Englanders are looking forward to kicking off summer and getting outside to enjoy the warm weather. There are many perks to summertime, including the glorious weather, entertaining outdoors, enjoying the beach and, of course, taking a much needed vacation. There are, however, some things about summer that...