Boston, MA, April 21, 2007 — NSTAR and Evergreen Solar Inc., a manufacturer of solar power products, announced an alliance designed to increase the role of solar power in eastern Massachusetts. The alliance will leverage Evergreen Solar’s String Ribbon solar power technology with NSTAR’s capabilities and customer relationships to promote cost-effective solar options for consumers.
NSTAR’s goal is to help lower the overall cost of solar energy generation, and increase the awareness of solar for its customers. NSTAR intends to positively influence the cost of solar installations and service by promoting standardized systems installed by pre-approved solar contractors.
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