Advocates say solar power viable in New England

Fuel prices have gotten so high that many homeowners and businesses have begun to look for energy alternatives, such as solar power. As VPR’s Ross Sneyd reports, advocates say solar is viable in northern New England even though the region gets less sunlight than just about any place else in the country.

GMP launches new effort to promote solar power

Customers of Green Mountain Power Corp. who have been thinking about installing solar panels on their roofs now have a powerful new reason to do so: the opportunity to sell their excess electricity to the utility.