Living Lightly on the Earth: Healthy Home Habitats

Solar Champion Launches Business to Improve Home Efficiency The magnet on her car asks, “Ready to Make a Difference?” and that question centers most of Michele Chalice’s life philosophy. A former landscape architect living in Keene, NH, Michele began renovating her home in 2017 with a goal to “live more lightly on the Earth.” She… Read more

Net-Positive Living at Baird Landing

Like many parents, Andrew and Cindy Steinharter started looking to downsize after their children went to college. They wanted a smaller home with less acreage, but didn’t want to move too far from their community in Yarmouth. They stumbled across Baird Landing, a new Freeport sub-development of net-zero, solar-powered homes built by Burnham & Lobozzo… Read more

Barry Fifield Retired Early with the Help of Solar + Heat Pump + EV

Solar is one of the unique projects that offers a powerful economic and environmental return on investment. While we provide advanced modeling based on our 10,000+ installed systems when designing/estimating solar arrays, it’s awesome when we get to review real-world data to compare how the system lived up to our predicted outcomes. That’s why it… Read more

Shawnee Peak is Powering Up With Sunshine for a Bluebird Future

The oldest ski mountain in Maine is taking big steps toward a clean energy future. Shawnee Peak in Bridgton installed two solar arrays at the base of the 256-acre mountain – one on top of the East Base Lodge and one on the Ski Wee building. Chet and Geoffrey Homer, the father-son team who has… Read more

Solar and Sustainable Design Work Together in Gloucester, MA

Glenn and Faith Parker built their dream home overlooking Ipswich Bay in Gloucester, MA. With the help of ReVision Energy and Treehouse Design, they designed their house to be a beautiful, highly-efficient and solar-powered home. The Parkers bought their property on the rocky shorefront, with an uninsulated 1920 Sears kit home already there. With plans… Read more

Solar + Air Source Heat Pump is a Reliable Wintertime Backup for Canterbury Home

For Martha Clark and her husband Randy Hayes, their wood stove had always been an efficient, reliable way to heat their home. Post-retirement however, they suddenly found it posed a unique problem. Fortunately, an electric air source heat pump combined with solar provided a worry-free wintertime solution, all while boosting their home’s sustainability. Passive Solar… Read more

Solar + Heat Pump + Battery for Home Comfort & Resilience

To eliminate his carbon footprint and save money, Craig Mellin of Newbury, MA has invested in solar, heat pumps for space & water heating, and an electric vehicle charger over the past two years. Because every home needs power 24/7, Craig also opted for a battery storage system that keeps the lights on at night… Read more

Rowley, MA Homeowners Eliminate Oil, Propane, and their Electric Bill

Bryan DiPersia, his wife Laura, and their young son are going all-in for electric. With a primary goal of eliminating their oil and propane usage alongside their carbon footprint, the DiPersias invested in a solar array for their home and in the process completely erased their electric bill from existence. Bryan is a mechanical engineer… Read more

How Do You Sell Your House? With Solar Power!

Most people who go solar plan to remain in the home they are in for a while. It’s the best way to take advantage of the years of free electricity their new solar array will generate once it is fully paid off. Staying in place is exactly what Joe Farjani and Laurel Millette did not… Read more

Tim and Jayne Barry Go Solar and Embrace “Solar Salute”

Leominster, MA — In the above video, US Air Force Veteran Tim Barry and his wife Jayne talk about their urban homesteading lifestyle and how a transition to solar enabled them to tackle rising electric rates. After transitioning to solar with ReVision Energy, they’re now looking into battery charging (a great deal for homeowners in… Read more