Boston Duck Tours Goes Solar

Solar Design Associates, in partnership with Cedar Energy Investors LLC, recently completed the design and installation of a 96 kW rooftop mounted PV system on the Boston Duck Tours headquarters in Dorchester, MA. Solar Design Associates enlisted the help of KW Management of Nashua, NH to install the PV system….

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NESEA Building Energy 2013

This year at the NESEA Building Energy conference, SDA will be conducting two workshops about PV system design and grid integration. On Tuesday, March 5th, our morning workshop will explore everything architects, engineers, and general contractors need to know to successfully incorporate photovoltaics into their projects. Our afternoon session will…

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Lecture and Exhibit ABX 2012

Solar Design Associates had a strong showing at the ABX 2012 conference, both giving a seminar on zero net energy building and exhibiting on the conference floor. The seminar was a success, as it led into an interesting discussion about the future of PV applications. We had a great time…

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Toward Zero and Beyond: SDA Seminar at ABX 2012

Solar Design Associates President Steven Strong and Senior Project Architect Luke McKneally AIA, LEED AP will give a seminar entitled, “Toward Zero and Beyond” at this year’s Architecture Boston Expo at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on Friday, November 16th at 8:30am. This seminar discusses Net-Zero Energy design for various facility…

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500kW Installation in Swansea Nears Completion

  One of SDA’s most recent engineering projects (with partial procurement services) is nearing completion. The ground mounted 500kW array is being built in Swansea, MA for Tim Cabral, an electrical contractor local to the area. Cabral secured financing through a local bank with an agreement in which part of…

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