4 Reasons to Buy Local

    So ya want options? Well, when choosing a rooftop solar partner you will certainly find plenty. Solar, like just about every other industry, is filled with organizations of varying sizes and offerings. You have your nationwide installer with a significant presence in most states a...

Alex Hay
18.04.23 01:18 PM - Comment(s)
The Four Most Quoted Reasons Not to Go Solar

            I’ve been in home solar sales for seven years now, and it still always surprises me when homeowners decide against solar for their homes. Of course, I am biased and believe every home should have solar panels. But when you really thi...

Alex Hay
15.03.23 01:04 PM - Comment(s)
How Does Gold Path Solar Offer the Best Solar Value?

To understand how we offer the best solar price point in our markets, it starts with understanding the cost structure of a home solar project.  I will speak below in general terms assuming the contractor is acting in good faith and not price-gouging customers.


The most expensive cost of...

Alex Hay
15.02.23 04:03 PM - Comment(s)
What We Can Learn: Australia’s Approach to Solar Energy


    Even if you have never traveled across the world to the Land Down Under, you probably know a few things about it:

-    Beautiful reefs

-    Kangaroos

Alex Hay
17.01.23 09:46 PM - Comment(s)
What You Need to Know Before Buying a Home Battery

Solar makes sense for most single family homes across America. Project Sunroof from Google showed that over 85% of homes are eligible for rooftop solar. The cost of buying your electricity, in the form of kilowatt hours (kWhs), has gone up 20% for the average homeowner since 2020, according to the W...

Alex Hay
15.12.22 03:10 PM - Comment(s)

One of my favorite quarterly reads is Bloomberg’s ‘Where to Invest $10,000 Right Now.’  If you haven’t heard of it before, it is a feature that is published and updated quarterly, where selected professionals give their two cents on how they would spend $10,000 based on the market and best oppo...

Alex Hay
14.11.22 04:24 PM - Comment(s)
Why Isn't Everyone Going Solar Right Now?

Old habits die hard. People have been drilling deep into the earth to harvest coal to fill up trains and barges headed to factories to burn and send toxic air into the atmosphere for us to inhale in our backyard since before the United States was even a country. For years, digging up coal was the ea...

Alex Hay
15.09.22 03:39 PM - Comment(s)
Renewables are Key for America's (And Your) Energy Future

America has been powered by fossil fuels on a large scale since the modern grid was born. In 1935, President Roosevelt signed the Public Utility Holding Company Act (PUHCA), which established the current grid as we know it. This grid was powered by coal and gas, and truly helped to shape America. Th...

Alex Hay
15.08.22 02:15 PM - Comment(s)
Solar is the Best Inflation Hedge You Can Get
Of all the choices you can make to help get control over your finances in a time of economic uncertainty, one of those choices is a no-brainer that many Americans have yet to take advantage of. Installing solar on your home.
Alex Hay
15.07.22 02:27 AM - Comment(s)