Posts Tagged ‘Derek Girling’

What do Solar Energy and the Ford Model T have in common?

By Derek Girling, HelioPower Solar Energy Consultant In the early 20th century, America’s largely rural population was transfixed by an exciting new technology – the automobile. For most of mankind’s history, people either walked or rode horses, carts or wagons to get from point A to B. The invention of trains and streetcars enabled long…

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Solar Financing Agreements – The Fine Print

By Derek Girling, HelioPower Solar Energy Consultant The newest, most exciting trend in residential solar today is on the financing side. Leases and Power Purchase Agreements (PPA’s) make solar available to almost every homeowner. Radio airwaves are thick with companies pitching “No Money Down” or even “Cash Back” offers. A well structured solar financing agreement…

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