In the News

SunCommon is a newsworthy venture. Below you’ll find a comprehensive, updated list of the news we’ve made in VT and beyond.

SunCommon Aims to Bring Affordable Power to VT Homes

WCAX March 8, 2012
If you’ve thought about putting solar panels on your roof but cannot afford the upfront costs a new Vermont company says it has a solution.
“Vermonters can now save money by going solar,” said Duane Peterson of SunCommon. Read Article >>

VT Company Brings Solar Panels to Homeowners

WPTZ March 8, 2012
The founders of a new Vermont company, called SunCommon, say they can offer homeowners a cheaper and more reliable way to energize their homes using solar panels. Read Article >>

VPIRG Spins off Solar Company

VTDigger.com March 8, 2012
The left-leaning public policy and consumer affairs group, Vermont Public Interest Research Group has spun off a nonprofit solar installation pilot project into a business. Read Article >> 

Solar Firm Unveils Gamechanger

Times Argus, March 9, 2012
Vermont’s newest energy firm is promising to revolutionize the solar
industry by making roof-top installations affordable. Read Article >>

Bringing Power to the People

Lez Get Real.com, March 11, 2012
A new company in Vermont is offering homeowners a stable and reliable way to power their homes and get out from under rising electric bills with no upfront costs.

SunCommon Solar Company Opens in Waterbury

Valley Reporter, March 15, 2012
SunCommon, a Waterbury-based solar company, is offering homeowners the chance to swap to solar and generate their own energy at a cost less than utility companies are charging.  Read Article >>

Solar company shines light on industry ‘game changer’

Williston Observer, March 15, 2012
The weather in Williston was uncommonly warm and sunny on March 8, when SunCommon co-presidents Duane Peterson and James Moore held a press conference at their training facility off Marshall Avenue to announce the launch of a business that intends to make residential solar power commonplace in Vermont. Read Article >>

SunCommon Preaches Low Cost Solar Power

Stowe Reporter, March 22, 2012
The Energy Mill off Route 100 has its first tenant, one that couldn’t fit more snugly into its mission of promoting sustainable energy and building techniques.
SunCommon is a new business that took up residence last month in the first floor of Gristmill Properties “zero emissions” office building, just south of the Stowe border.  Read Article >>

Alternative Energy Can Power not only Vermont Homes, but also Vermont Businesses

Burlington Free Press, March 21, 2012
The recent launch of SunCommon, where I serve as part-time CFO, demonstrates the important impact companies in this industry can have. SunCommon’s stated purpose is to create positive change brought about by dramatically increasing the production of solar energy in Vermont.  Read Article >>

This Week in Stowe Rotary Club

Stowe Reporter, April 12 , 2012
Edgerly said her passion for community action led her to spend a number of summers running large door-to-door citizen outreach campaigns, building support in Vermont and Pennsylvania for clean energy and clean water programs.  Read Article >>

Waterbury and Duxbury hope to double solar sites in one year

VTDigger.com, April 13 , 2012
Jessica Edgerly of SunCommon, a local installer, commented, “We’re excited to work with local residents to make this goal a reality. Read Article >>