National Grid is one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the United States, serving more than 20 million customers throughout New York, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Today, National Grid is transforming its electricity and natural gas networks with smarter, cleaner and more resilient energy solutions to meet the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
In 2016, National Grid partnered with EnergySage to develop a customized solar shopping solution for residential customers in the utility’s Rhode Island service territory. The program leveraged EnergySage’s Solar Calculator to provide residential customers with an instant estimate of their homes’ specific solar potential. To date, over 12,000 consumers have sought solar quotes through the Solar Marketplace, and 367 customers have decided to install solar energy systems on their homes.