About Catherine Lane

Catherine Lane - Author of Solar Reviews

Catherine Lane

SolarReviews Blog Author

Catherine is a researcher and content specialist at SolarReviews. She has strong interests in issues related to climate and sustainability which led her to pursue a degree in environmental science at Ramapo College of New Jersey.

While completing her degree, Catherine conducted research on the migration behavior and nesting habits of various birds. Catherine has previously worked as an assistant project manager at an engineering firm.

Recent articles by Catherine Lane

New Yorkers’ guide to going solar with Con Edison

Catherine Lane

June 28, 2022

New Yorkers’ guide to going solar with Con Edison

Everything homeowners need to know about going solar as a Con Edison customer.

A guide to going solar with Arizona Public Service (APS)

Catherine Lane

December 9, 2021

A guide to going solar with Arizona Public Service (APS)

Everything Arizona homeowners need to know about going solar with APS, from solar savings to the interconnection process, and everything in between.

Homeowner’s guide to going solar with Tucson Electric Power (TEP)

Catherine Lane

February 8, 2022

Homeowner’s guide to going solar with Tucson Electric Power (TEP)

Everything Arizona homeowners need to know about getting solar installed with Tucson Electric Power as their utility provider.

Should Texans go solar with Reliant Energy Retail Services?

Catherine Lane

February 11, 2022

Should Texans go solar with Reliant Energy Retail Services?

Everything Texas solar homeowners need to know about Reliant Energy Retail Services, including how much money they can earn through the solar buyback program.

Homeowner’s guide to going solar with TXU Energy

Catherine Lane

February 17, 2022

Homeowner’s guide to going solar with TXU Energy

Breaking down everything you need to know about TXU Energy’s solar buyback plan, including how much you stand to earn - and save.

Homeowner’s guide to going solar with CPS Energy

Catherine Lane

February 24, 2022

Homeowner’s guide to going solar with CPS Energy

Comprehensive guide to all-things solar as a San Antonio homeowner in CPS Energy territory. Find out how much you can save and earn by installing solar panels on your Texas home.

Is it a good idea to go solar as an Entergy Texas customer?

Catherine Lane

March 15, 2022

Is it a good idea to go solar as an Entergy Texas customer?

Texas utility Entergy credits its solar customers for their excess energy at the ‘buyback rate’, which is lower than the retail rate. So, is going solar worth it as an Entergy customer?

A guide to going solar with San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)

Catherine Lane

October 22, 2021

A guide to going solar with San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)

A complete guide for SDG&E customers looking to install solar panels, including cost and savings estimates and whether or not battery storage is worth it.

What Texas homeowners can expect when going solar with CoServ

Catherine Lane

May 6, 2022

What Texas homeowners can expect when going solar with CoServ

CoServ is a regulated electric co-op in Texas. While going solar with them right now has its advantages, there are a few concerns for the future.