Solar Panels

Solar panels on a roof at Crest Mechanical Services in Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Solar Industry, Towns Battle Over Local Rooftop Panel Rules

Efforts to encourage more residential rooftop solar panels in Connecticut are being slowed by a cumbersome permitting process at the local level, the industry says.


File photo of solar panels. (ALAIN JOCARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Westport Train Station Solar Panels Will Recharge Electric Cars

Westport is set to install solar panels that will charge commuters’ electric cars at a local railroad station.