News : Local Solar Expert Sees Promise in PPAs

Apr 28, 2014

Published in Foster's Daily Democrat

BY JIM CAVAN

Though the cost of solar technology has been on a gradual decline for years, the size of the investment, coupled with a stalled economy, has kept the calculus constrictive - particularly for small businesses.

Jack Bingham, owner of SEA Solar Store in Barrington, thinks he might have a solution.

It's called a power purchase agreement (PPA), and it's slowly changing the way businesses are approaching the prospect of going green by virtually eliminating the up-front cost.

Read more in Foster's.