Litchfield Hills Solar

(860) 868 6047

195 Great Hollow Rd

West Cornwall, CT 06796

After working together for years as sub-contractors for other solar companies including SolarWrights, SolarWorks, and Alteris, James LaPorta and Ray Furse formed Litchfield Hills Solar in 2009.

James LaPorta is the production manager for LHS, and oversees the entire installation process.  He has an Electrical Engineering Degree, is NABCEP trained, and has a CT-PV1 license.  James lives in Sharon, CT.

Ray Furse manages the sales and marketing for LHS.  He has trained with SunPower, Shuco and Veissmann, and regularly presents workshops on the costs and benefits of Solar PV.  He established the Warren Clean Energy Task Force, and serves on the board of directors of Solar Connecticut and the NW Conservation District.  Ray and Maryellen live in Warren, CT.

Ronnie Lizana is the lead installer for LHS, and has worked with Ray and James to install over 150 PV systems in Litchfield County.  He has a CT Home Improvement Contractors license and extensive experience with Solar Thermal Systems.  Ronnie lives in Cornwall, CT.

Mark Lenz is the chief electrician for LHS.  He has been an E1 Electrical Contractor in business in Connecticut since 1987 with over 200 PV systems installed.  Mark lives in Kent, CT.

Maryellen Furse coordinates the paperwork flow for all LHS projects including permitting, CT Green Bank, CT Solar Lease 2, ZREC, USDA REAP, C-PACE, and Eversource interconnect applications.