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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 everyday life: running your a/c unit, cleaning clothes, seeing TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are significant, numerous property owners find that the convenience, distinct functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more enticing.

Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably reduce and even eliminate your electrical costs

Whether you're a homeowner, service, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can comprise a large part of your month-to-month expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll create complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will minimize your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.

#2 Earn a fantastic return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy expense savings, the typical American homeowner pays off their solar panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect against rising energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, residential electrical power prices have gone up by approximately three percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and safeguard versus unforeseeable increases in electricity expenses. If you're a business or property owner with rising and falling capital, going solar also helps you better projection and manage your costs.

#4 Increase your home value

Several research studies have actually found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and sell more quickly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more educated about solar, need for residential or commercial properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial element of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from cost fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar industry included jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This development is expected to continue. Because solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is an excellent method to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A typical domestic solar panel system will eliminate 3 to four heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.

#8 Show your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social duty are crucial elements of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that opt to run properly. Organisations are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective motorist of consumer acquiring decisions, developing goodwill and improving business outcomes.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Lots of property owners decide to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This means that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, maintenance, monitoring and repair works. You just pay the solar service provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility business are notorious for their varying and unreliable electricity costs. There is plainly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and basic mathematics, we can compute what does it cost? electricity will be produced, and most notably, at exactly what cost, for a minimum of the next 20 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

Solar Panels: How Long Will It Be Before Solar Panels Are Cheap & Effecient Enough So That Everyone?
Will At Least Consider Them For Their Home Electricity? I've Seen Several Articles That New Technologies Are Now Being Used, But It Doesn't Seem To Be Promoted To Residential Apps. I've Even Seen That The Solar Technology Will Be Used In Paints In The Near Future.

Solar panels are cost effective if they are used over their payback period. The problem is that the down payment is expensive, and the payback period is maybe 10-20 years, so very few people actually expect to own their homes for 10-20 years. It also only really makes sense in areas that buy back electricity generated during the day when you're not using it. In Germany and other european countries, power companies are required to buy back electricity at a higher price than they sell it for--this reduces the payback period and is a great incentive for solar panels. For this reason, they are much more popular over there. Given a little time for the price to fall and given some change in energy policy, solar panels will become more cost effective in the future. Depends on who gets elected, though.

There is a solution to the payback period problem, though. Rather than homeowners taking on the long payback period in homes they may not own long enough, some companies are buying panels and leasing them to homeowners. In exchange, homeowners get reduced electric bills, that pay off the lease payments, plus a little extra. I think this is the way to go. check out the link below.

Where Can I Buy Mini (1V - 12V) Solar Panels?
I Am Doing A Project For School And I Need To Power A 9V Dc Motor Using A Solar Panel. Does Anyone Know Places I Could Get These For Not To Expensive, And How Many Volts/Watts I Would Need?

Jameco Electronics carries some small solar panels that may work. They also carry individual cells, so you could make your own panel if you need to.
http://www.jameco.com/webapp/wcs/stores/...

The amount of current you will need will depend on the motor you are using and the load it will be required to drive. If you have the documentation for the motor is should list current specifications. You can also hook it up to a power supply through an ampmeter and measure the current drawn by the motor directly.

You can buy larger panels and complete systems from several other companies as well:
http://alphasolar.com/
http://www.altersystems.com/catalog/inde...
http://www.solarelectricsupply.com/Solar_Panels/solar_panels.html

Help Choosing Solar Panels?
How Do You Know When It Is A Good Deal To Buy A Solar Panel. For Example, What Is A Good Cost Per Watt, How Many Volts Should I Expect, Etc.

first know your electric bill and how much Khw you use per month on average so you know where to begin. Then each panel maker will then say about average output of the panel.

most effecient way to go is a paddle wheel in a small creek and that axel hooked to a DC motor. DC motor hooked to convertor to change to AC power for house. No worry bout sun, no worry bout wind w/ turbines, streams run and run. And can be a small wheel as you can tube off from the stream to channel the water downhill to gain speed and force and then have the pipe exit back out to the creek again.

Great way to remove water, measure your roof, sq feet, then break that down into inches and figure up the average rain fall for your regions. Calculate out gallons of water you could collect from your roof into a bin. Great for garden, yard, even hooked into plumbing to take care of toilet water.

http://www.onlineconversion.com/

example: house roof is 20' x 20'

20' = 240", so sq. inches of roof is = 57,600" say rain fall for your area is 3" per month on average. 57,600" x 3" = 172,800" of rain collected. Using the conversion chart link above, that many cubic inches of water = 750 gallons of water free per month. Look at your water bill and see how much you use.

Solar panels take on average 12-20 yrs to pay themselves off, just in time for them to be replaced. Paddle wheels go on for just about forever. We still find large paddle wheel mills in the USA that are over 200 yrs old, and still functioning.

Why Is It So Easy To Get World-Class Education In Countries That Aren'T America?
As An American Who Owns Guns I Just Don'T Understand Why All These Iranians Make Solar Panels?

solar panels are made out of sand

Who Invented The Solar Panels??

There are two types of Solar Panels.
The first is to collect Solar Heat and the second is Photovoltaic. (PV).

Humans have basked in the suns warmth and collected its heat in several devices for hundreds of years.

Photovoltaic What is on roof tops is the culmination of a series of discoveries and innovations by several people over more than a century.

The PhotoVoltaic effect was discovered in 1839 by Alexandre Edmond Becquerel (1820-1891). His father Antoine César Becquerel (1788-1878), his son Henri Becquerel (1852-1908) and grandson Jean Becquerel, (1878-1953) were also physicist of some note. This adds to confusion as to who did what for history buffs.

First solar cells
Willoughby Smith discovered photovoltaic effect in selenium in 1873
William G. Adams with his student R. E. Day, discovered that illuminating a junction between selenium and platinum also has a photovoltaic effect. These two discoveries were a foundation for the first selenium solar cell construction, which was built in 1877

1972 first commercial uses for Photovoltaic on Earth.

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