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Somers-New Castle

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Thank you for your interest in Solarize Somers-New Castle. This program is now CLOSED.

Solarize Somers-New Castle is a unique program that uses a tiered-pricing structure, town-supported education and outreach and one competitively selected installer to offer quality solar electric systems to homeowners and commercial property owners. The more residents sign up for Solarize, the more the cost comes down.

Thanks to Solarize Somers-New Castle, 76 homes in Somers, New Castle, and neighboring towns will be generating their own solar power in coming months. These 76 homes will produce clean, renewable energy, significantly reducing the homeowners’ electric bills and reducing demand from the electric grid. More than 485 homeowners requested information about the opportunity to install solar, and installers conducted more than 300 site visits to evaluate homes’ solar potential.

Congratulations, Somers and New Castle!

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“Somers is looking forward to working with partners in New Castle and the Solarize Westchester team to help our residents and business owners generate their own clean energy while saving money, as well as bolstering our sustainability status.”Supervisor Rick Morrissey, Town of Somers

“We are excited about seeing more solar panels installed throughout our town, reducing our reliance on fossil fuels and creating a greener world for future generations.”Supervisor Robert Greenstein, Town of New Castle

New Castle Supervisor Rob Greenstein on “Why I decided to go solar”

To view a recent Solarize Somers-New Castle Webinar presented by selected residential installer Direct Energy Solar (15 minute presentation with 10 minutes of Q&A), click here: https://directenergysolar.omnovia.com/archives/267570. The format of this webinar recording requires someone to “login” to access the video. This just means entering your name and email. This info is collected by Direct Energy Solar, but not automatically used for any specific purpose–its just how the webinar is formatted.

Upcoming Events

This program is now closed.

How Solarize Works

1. Schedule a no obligation site visit to see if your home is right for solar.

2. Get your discounted solar installation price quote.

3. Sign a contract to have your new solar panels installed.

4. Save on your monthly electric bill for years to come.

Solarize FAQs for Homeowners

Click here for answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Get Solarize in Somers-New Castle

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Solarize New Castle Program Flyer

Direct Energy Solar has been selected as the official residential installer of Solarize Somers-New Castle. To get a free, no obligation solar assessment please contact Direct Energy Solar:

Visit the Direct Energy Solar website
or call them at 800-903-6130.

Best Energy Power has been selected as the official commercial installer of Solarize Somers-New Castle. To get a free, no obligation solar assessment please contact Best Energy Power:

Visit the Best Energy Power website
or call them at 914 861 4685.

How You Can Help

If you’d like to volunteer to help Solarize Somers-New Castle, email dschirmer@somersny.com (for Somers) or alicia.b.molloy@gmail.com or phone 914-238-7165 (for New Castle).

Check out the Toolkit for resources to help spread the word!

Toolkit for Volunteers

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