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From examining your current eletrical usage and costs to assisting with the correct financing plan, you will receive a custom designed solar energy plan which suits you and your family.

What Our Customers are Saying



"We found all of the employees with whom we in contact from the sales representative to the installers to be knowledgeable and professional. All our questions were answered satisfactorily which is why we decided panels installed. We were also impressed with the company’s A+ rating by the Better Business Bureau.” – Pat S. – Boston


"Our first two bills were approximately $300.00 less than before and our third bill, just received was down about $250.00 from what we were paying! We think it is fantastic!" - William R. - Waltham MA


"They did a wonderful job on my system and I would recommend them to my family and friends!" - Georg S. - Chicopee MA

I cannot express my gratitude for going forward with solar panels. From the initial meeting to discuss the possibility to the techs who eventually installed them. But most of all, it is the savings we have experienced. That first month was unbelievable. Solar plus our other electric source combined was less than our usual monthly expense. During the summer when our electric usage is higher because of the air conditioning, our monthly expense was still less than what we have paid with past summer usage. And if that’s not enough…our present electricity is primarily supplied by the solar panels. We have been building up a reserve with our other electricity source and will be able to draw from that all winter when our panels wont’t generate as much electricity. It’s a win-win situation that we’re just thrilled over. Having a fixed rate locked in is another great feature for savings.” – Virgil T. – Westport MA

Our Services

Ready To Go Solar?

  • Fully licensed & insured installers
  • Custom tailored solutions
  • Free in home consultations
  • Easy financing options
  • 20 year warranty
  • Transparent contracts
  • Eco-friendly
  • State and federal incentives
  • Roof repair if damaged during installation
  • Customer service is our top priority

About Solar Energy

Solar power is energy from the sun that is transformed into thermal or electrical energy.

Solar energy is the cleanest and most abundant renewable resource source available, and the United States has some of the richest solar resources worldwide. Modern innovation can harness this energy for a variety of usages, consisting of producing electricity, supplying light or a comfortable interior environment, and heating water for domestic, commercial, or industrial usage.

Solar Benefits

Solar power makes it possible for property owner to use the sun to power daily life: running your a/c, cleaning clothing, viewing TV, cooking supper. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, many home owners discover that the benefit, distinct functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically minimize and even remove your electrical bills

Whether you're a homeowner, business, or nonprofit, electrical power costs can comprise a big part of your month-to-month costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate complimentary power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your energy costs and you'll still save a great deal of cash.

#2 Make a fantastic return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the very best ways to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy expense savings, the average American property owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard against increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility costs. In the previous 10 years, residential electrical power costs have increased by approximately 3 percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and secure against unforeseeable increases in electrical power expenses. If you're an organisation or property owner with fluctuating capital, going solar also assists you much better projection and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your house value

Numerous research studies have actually discovered that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and offer quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are significantly taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, demand for residential or commercial properties equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial part of attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from price fluctuations in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar market added tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This development is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant factor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a fantastic way to lower your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A typical residential photovoltaic panel system will eliminate three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are essential elements of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding businesses that decide to operate properly. Businesses are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful chauffeur of customer acquiring choices, creating goodwill and enhancing organisation outcomes.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for property owners to go solar for little or no loan down.

Lots of homeowners select to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility business.

Since June 2013, 75% of all American houses have access to pay-as-you-go solar.

#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment

The utility companies are notorious for their changing and undependable electrical energy prices. There is plainly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and simple mathematics, we can compute what does it cost? electrical power will be produced, and most significantly, at what price, for at least the next Twenty Years (repaired energy expenses).

Financing

What are the various payment options?

We have many flexible purchasing agreements for customers who would like to install a new home solar system. There are three different payment options, making them a viable choice for customers of all budgets. The payment options include Lease, PPA, and Purchase.

The Lease

  • Low, fixed payments each month
  • System insurance for 20 years, including maintenance
  • Flexible end-of-term options, including system upgrade, lease extension, and free panel removal

Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)

  • We own the solar panel system
  • $0 down for installation
  • Customers only pay for the solar energy that they use

Purchase

  • Customer pays for the system upfront and owns the system
  • System monitoring and maintenance for 20 years
  • Receive 30% federal tax credit
  • See a return on investment within 7-10 years

What happens when the contract for my lease is finished?

We provide our customers with a few different options for when their lease contract is up. Customers can upgrade their equipment to the newest solar technology available, extend the agreement, or have the panels removed at no cost.

What is the warranty?

The Lease and PPA include a 20-year warranty during the lifetime of the system. This warranty exceeds that of most other solar installers’ warranties.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Much Energy You Need From A Solar Panel To Charge A Battery That Has 3.75 Volts?
What Is The Difference Between The &Quot;Output&Quot; And &Quot;Input&Quot; In A Charger? What Do You Call The Power From The Charger That Goes To The Cellphone? Output Maybe? Or Input? How Much Power The Charger Produces To Charge A Cellphone? Please Answer My Questions... Thank You!

To make things simple.....
I would look at the regular cell phone charger (wall plug type), and it says on it, for example, Output 5V DC 0.7 A
This is what your solar cell should deliver at full sun blast.
The regulating circuit for charging your cell phone battery is inside the phone, so even if your battery is 3.7Volt, the charger delivers 5 Volt.

Electrolysis Of Seawater To Form Hydrogen From Solar Energy.What Are The Pros And Cons?
If Possible, Please Explain The Pros And Cons In Detail. If There Are Cost Problems, What Exactly Would Be The Cost? Or Just Write The Pros And Cons

Here's the biggest problem: Hydrogen storage.

There's a reason why hydrogen engines aren't around, because transporting the hydrogen just isn't safe or effective.

What Are The Benefits Of Using Solar Energy To Heat Water In My Home?

1. Solar energy is renewable. We never have to worry about running out of sunlight or using it all up. The sun is a consistent power source meaning it's always going to be there every day.

2. Solar energy is environmentally friendly. Compared to fossil fuels which release greenhouses gases, carcinogens and carbon dioxide, solar cells don't release anything into the air.

3. Solar panels are extremely reliable. There are no moving parts so you don't have to worry about replacing anything. In fact, most people generate electricity for 1000s of hours with little or no maintenance.

4. Solar cells make no noise while collecting energy. There are no other renewable energy sources that are completely silent.

Can 1 Solar Panel Of 100 Watt Charge 2 Or More Batteries At One Time.?
I Am Trying To Design Back Up Power System Of 1000 Watt But I Am Confused, Do I Need A Solar Inverter (Charger) Or I Can Use A Regular 230 Volt Inverter( Charger) While I Can Use A Charge Controller With Solar Panel .

It all depends on your batteries.
If your solar panel provides a 12-13 volt charge with a 8.3 amp current (to dictate a 100 watt output) you should be able to directly connect this to your two 12 volt batteries (connected in parallel I hope!). You can then just get an inverter to run domestic appliances off the batteries, no other charging devices needed. Follow the maintainace instructions of your batteries though, using a decent 3 charger on them every other month and checking the electrolyte levels twice a year may double their lifespan. Never let them discharge below 40% if you can help it.

How long will you want a 1000watt draw from the backup system? If you're using two 100 amp hour batteries a drain from full to 40% of charge would only take about 1 and a half hours. If you need longer you'll need more batteries but beware, add too many and the resistance from the battery bank will prevent the solar panel from charging them.

update: Sounds like a reasonable use, you should be able to get away with a cheap modified square wave inverter plus a car battery charger which will keep your costs down. I'd reccomend phoning up the manufacturer of the solar panels to discuss their connection on your system but as far as I am aware you can connect them with no problems directly to the batteries.

Solar System?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?
I'M Doing A Science Project And I Picked The Solar System But I Have To Do A Scientific Investigation But What Am I Supposed To Do With The Solar System? I Cant Think Of Anything

This should get you started (the links below will help on some of these):

Number of planets in the solar system and their order from the sun.
Size of each planet
Atmosphere of each planet
Moons of each planet
How long is a year on each planet
How long is a day on each planet
Special features of each planet (e.g. Saturn's rings, Uranus orbits on its side, Jupiter is the largest, etc.)
Asteroid Belt
What is the Kuiper belt
How large is the sun
What gives the sun its energy and power
What is the theory on how the planets formed
What is the theory on how the sun formed

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01810, 01812, 01899, 05501, 05544