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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

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  • 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 resident to use the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning system, washing clothes, enjoying TV, cooking dinner. All while lowering 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 significant, numerous home owners find that the convenience, distinct functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more alluring.

Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably reduce or even remove your electrical bills

Whether you're a house owner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical power costs can comprise a big portion of your regular monthly expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll produce totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will minimize your energy bills and you'll still save a great deal of cash.

#2 Earn a fantastic return on your investment

Solar panels aren't a cost-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy bill 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 Protect against increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy costs. In the previous ten years, residential electrical energy prices have gone up by an average of 3 percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and protect against unpredictable boosts in electrical energy expenses. If you're a service or house owner with changing capital, going solar also helps you much better projection and handle your costs.

#4 Boost your house value

Multiple studies have actually found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property worths and sell more quickly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more informed about solar, need for properties equipped with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key component of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our country from rate changes in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar industry included jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial factor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a fantastic way to decrease your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A common property solar panel system will eliminate three to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are essential components of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that decide to operate responsibly. Services are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful motorist of consumer buying decisions, producing goodwill and improving service results.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Lots of house owners decide to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and looks after installation, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You simply pay the solar supplier for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The energy business are infamous for their varying and unreliable electrical power costs. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and easy mathematics, we can compute how much electrical power will be produced, and most importantly, at what price, for a minimum of the next Twenty Years (fixed 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

Hydrogen And Solar Cells?
How Much Electric Can A Solar Cell Generate? How Much Energy Is Required To Split Water Into Hydrogen And Oxygen?

Each solar cell is different. The older solar cells were only 5-10% eff, but they are able to work at lower levels of light. The newer cells have achieved as high as 30% eff. The size of the solar array and its orientation to the sun will determin how much power can be created. The average US home can be self suffiecient with a solar array on its roof. My house is 1600 sq ft and I use about 1.5 Mw per month. If the initial cost was less, I could put an array on my roof to produce as much as 10 Mw per month and sell the rest to the electric company. If one were to put a solar cell on the roof of a Toyota Prius and a larger battery pack one could achieve 150 MPG in such a car without a problem.

What Is Tidal Energy?
Briefly, What Is Tidal Energy

Tidal energy is generated by the relative motion of the water which interact via gravitational forces. Periodic changes of water levels, and associated tidal currents, are due to the gravitational attraction by the Sun and Moon.

Tidal power is the only form of energy which derives directly from the relative motions of the Earth–Moon system, and to a lesser extent from the Earth–Sun system. The tidal forces produced by the Moon and Sun, in combination with Earth's rotation, are responsible for the generation of the tides.

Basically You set up a generator in the ocean, and as the tides go in and out you get a constant motion allowing you to drive your generator or any other type of power production.

Watch the video on http://www.diamondstonedevelopment.net/home/tidal-power to see tidal power in action

Other sources of energy originate directly or indirectly from the Sun, including fossil fuels, conventional hydroelectric, wind, biofuels, wave power and solar. Nuclear is derived using radioactive material from the Earth, geothermal power uses the Earth's internal heat which comes from a combination of residual heat from planetary accretion (about 20%) and heat produced through radioactive decay (80%).

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What Is The Most Energy Efficient Heating System?
My Husband And I Are Possibly Buying A House That Has Base Board Heating, Which We Know From Experience And From The Previous Owners Of The House, They Are Very Expensive. We Are Looking To Tear Them Out And Update To Something More Energy Efficient. However The Question Is, What? We Once Lived In An Apartment That Had Ceiling Heating And Our Electric Bill Was $75 In The Dead Of Winter, With Our Stat Set On 75/80 Everyday, So Perhaps This Would Be A Good Choice? Please Help Us!

Depends on what you can afford up front for the install.

You do not indicate the general area, so it is tough to say which will be cheapest in the long term, nor the style of house like "slab on grade", split entry, etc.

If you do not have a large amount to drop for a ground looped geothermal system, and your baseboard heat is electrical, you do have to look at the installation costs for a forced air system versus a baseboard hydronic system, plus you have the instalation of the boiler to consider as well. The boilers avaialbe today will usually double as your water heater for the hot water at your faucets.

Then is the matter of how old the house is, how well insulated, how weatherized is it, what services are available- Is natural gas in the area, or are stuck with propane? and what those connection costs will be.

If there is a forced air cooling system in the house, then you can look at forced air heat, which gives the fastest response when you turn up the thermostat.

Then how laong are you going to live there? If less than 10 years- leave the baseboard heat and just optimize it with small fans. If more than 10 years, you can do the hyrdonic heat, and geothermal heat pump as your boiler. Ground loops do not require a lot of space to be effective.

Call a number of local contractors and get estimates for the different types of heat, and you can ask them how they compare for type of system hydronic versus forced air and fuel versus fuel. They have nothing to hide, so they will give you honest totals and honest estimates of what to expect with each in you specific part oft he country.

If you are looking to cool the house as well, you would do better with forced air, but using the geothermal heat pump again for maximum efficiency. prices will vary, but you should not be shocked if the up front cost for a gerothermal system runs you 30 to 40 thousand dollars. The flip side is miimal if any heating bills per se. You effectively pay your heat and cooling bills right up front with a geothermal heat pump as opposed to spreading that money across a decade or two with gas oil or electric. If you plan on solar in the future, the heat pumps can be set up initially so they can be easily hooked up to a later installed solar system.

You can also get some additional ideas on supplemental heat methods, weatherization, etc here, http://www.builditsolar.com

Is There A Way To Store Kinetic Energy From The Human Body To Charge Say A Small Battery?
Say For Instance A Cell Phone Battery Or More Important A Cell Phone Case That Can Charge The Battery. I Know Biometric Heat Is Hard To Harness And Solar Energy Is More Efficient But, Im Not Leaving A Cell Phone In The Sun. This Was Just And Idea For A School Project And It Can Be A Fictional Product But I Wanted To Know If Its Possible. Thank You

Yes your idea is a possible one. Like we invented the cycle dynamo to run and light the front bulb. You must have seen a pedometer which measure the number of step we take. It works with the motion sensor which is converted to number by battery power. Now the same motion can be made to generate electricity too. I think there is already a research going on in some hand phone companies to power their hand phone in the same way you think.
Good thinking and there is a possibility to get there.

Kinetic Energy Of The Sun?
What Is The Kinetic Energy Of The Sun?

The Sun *puts out* lots of kinetic energy in the form of radiant (light), thermal (heat), and motion (solar wind). It also contains LOTS of rotational kinetic energy -- it spins around its axis, just like we do on ours.

Kinetic energy is motion of waves, molecules, objects, substances, and objects.

Potential energy is stored energy and the energy of position gravitational energy. There are several forms of potential energy: chemical, mechanical, nuclear, gravitational and electrical.

Still, an argument could also be made that since the hydrogen atoms are being fused into helium atoms, and thus releasing heat and light (and obviously, on a tiny tiny scale, moving), the Sun thus carries an enormous amount of kinetic energy in addition to its rotational energy.

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