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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

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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 homeowner to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c unit, washing clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are significant, lots of residents find that the benefit, distinct features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more enticing.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly minimize or even eliminate your electric expenses

Whether you're a homeowner, organization, or not-for-profit, electricity costs can comprise a large part of your monthly expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create free 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 reduce your utility costs and you'll still save a great deal of money.

#2 Make an excellent return on your investment

Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy costs cost savings, the average American property owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect against rising energy costs

One of the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the previous 10 years, residential electricity prices have actually gone up by an average of 3 percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and safeguard against unforeseeable boosts in electrical power expenses. If you're a company or house owner with ever-changing cash flow, going solar also assists you much better forecast and handle your expenditures.

#4 Boost your house worth

Multiple studies have actually found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property worths and offer more quickly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, need for properties equipped with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential element of accomplishing energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from cost fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry added tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This development is anticipated to continue. Because 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 Protect the environment

Solar is a terrific way to decrease your carbon footprint. Structures are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially decrease that number. A normal property solar panel system will eliminate three to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social responsibility are essential parts of a company's culture and values. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding companies that decide to operate properly. Businesses are finding that "green" credentials are a powerful chauffeur of customer getting decisions, creating goodwill and improving service outcomes.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Numerous property owners decide to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar company-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The energy companies are infamous for their fluctuating and undependable electrical energy costs. There is plainly an upward trend.

With solar panels and simple math, we can calculate just how much electricity will be generated, and most importantly, at what cost, 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

Suggest Some Energy Related Topics For Ug Final Year Projects?
1.Project Topics Should Be Related To Renewable Energy. 2.Preferable If Related To Biomethanation, Pyrolysis, Cogeneration..

So you want a project for undergraduate school. I assume this is a research project as opposed to an engineering assignment.

It would be interesting to do some overall research to frame your efforts. For example:

Worldwide, how much energy is consumed per year in 2007 in the form of fossil fuels in nonrenewable resources: gas, oil, and coal? "In 2004, the worldwide power consumption of the human race was 15 TW (= 1.5 x 1013 W) with 86.5% from burning fossil fuels." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_energ...

How does the Western lifestyle effect fossil fuel consumption?

Given the maximum energy potential of these fossil fuel sources how efficient is our use? For example, some gas engines are very inefficient in converting gas to enegy? (also some home heating furnaces are very efficient.)

What is the breakdown in categories of energy use: transportation, manufacturing, farming, heating, air conditioning, household and business consumption of electricity, and so on?

If we were able to replace conventional braking systems with regenerative brakes that salvage 20% of a vehicles momentum energy, how much energy would we save per year?

What are practical forms of renewable energy? Wind; Tidal; Solar to Steam; Temperature differential in oceans, different depths of earth; or at different altitudes on land; Solar Electric panels; Geothermal; River Dam; bio fuels; Solar furnaces (cooking, heating, thermal storage); and so on?

What is the cost of each practical approach? What's the initial investment? What's the ongoing cost? If the cost of a killowatt- hour of electricity goes to $0.80, what technologies become cost effective?

Are we running out of fossil fuels? (Check out "Peak Oil")

How can governments encourage renewable energy? (Check out what Germany has done with the solar cell energy price supports.)

Fossil fuels have been the cheapest form of energy, but that's likely to change in the next decade. What would it take to replace all of our enegy dependence on fossil fuels with different technologies?

Before you invest a lot of time with a particular technology, I'd make sure that the renewable energy solution is efficient and can scale up relative to other alternatives. For example, collecting heaps of manure to manufacture gas may not be competitive with more efficient alternatives. The manure may also be more valuable as a fertilizer (since fossil fuels for chemical fertilizers may eventually be in short supply).

Wind Generators, Hydroelectric, Electric Solar Panels, Solar to Steam, Bio Fuels, and Geothermal have all proven to be cost effective in many places. It would be an interesting question to determine what the fixed capital investment and the ongoing costs of each approach will be when the cost per killowatt hour of electricity increases by multiples of the current costs. What percentage of each technology will be used as the cost of energy increases?

Higher capital cost and higher ongoing costs of different technologies can be justified when energy costs increase. When we exhaust most opportunities for wind power, then perhaps solar cells may prove to be financially viable. It would be interesting to see the combinations of technologies that will become viable as we run out of nonrenewable energy sources.

What would it take to replace all of the fossil fuels used in the world with proven technologies?

Another question is how do we move all of this energy around? Fossil fuels pack a lot of energy in a small space.

What is the efficiency and cost of a fuel cell?

Brazil has been doing some interesting things with alternative fuels for vehicles. However, battery power looks like a very practical alternative.

Good luck!!

How Much To Install Solar Panels On A Building?
I Know The Cost Of How Much Solar Panels Are But What Is The Price To Install Them?If I Were To Install About 10 On A Building?

Hello! That is great that you are thinking of installing solar panels. Just to be clear, I believe you are talking about solar panels to produce electricity, aka photovoltaic panels. As mentioned in previous answers, the cost of installation will vary depending upon your location. But a good estimate is $7-$10 per Watt for a grid-tied, battery-less system.

So if you installed 10-200 Watt solar panels, that would be 2000 Watts (2 kW) and cost approximately $14,000-$20,000 before rebates and incentives. Be sure to check for local rebate programs and read about the 30% federal tax credit here:
www.dsireusa.org

Good luck!
Kristen
http://newenglandbreeze.com/

Are Solar Panels Efficiency Already Calculated In Their Power Rate?
If A Solar Panel Has A Power Rate Of 180 Watts And Efficiency Of Lets Say 30%. Does That Mean The Maximum Power This Solar Panel Can Generate Is (30/100)*180=54 Watts Or Its Just 180 Watts?

Solar panels are tested in a lab that has a light the produces 1000 watt/hrs per square meter. In these conditions your panel will produce 180 watt/hrs. If you would like to know what it does in really world conditions you have to find the "sun-hours" in your given area. A sun-hour is basically how many watt/hrs hit a square meter in a day. This number changes based on time of year, orientation, and temperature. Here in Fairbanks Alaska if the panel was at 90 degrees facing true south in October (1.9 sun-hours) It would produce 180 X 1.9 X .8 (20% efficiency loss due to wires and controllers) it would produce 273.6 watt/hrs on average each day.

How Do Solar Panels Convert Sunlight Into Energy?

Silicon has the property that any light that hits it causes electons to flow on its surface. Presto, electricity. Energy transferrence

How Much Electricity Does A Solar Panel Generate?
I Know That A Solar Panel Of 1 Square Meter Generate 1000 Watts On A Clear And Sunny Day, But I Need To Know The Time Rate. Is It 1000 Watts Per Day Or Per Hour? Thanks.

1000W/square meter is the standard input rate that solar panels are rated by. Watts are a rate, like miles per hour. Depending on the technology, you might get as much as 20% of that as an output of the panel.

To determine the amount of power generated, you need to multiply the rate by time. Just like in a car, going 50mph for 5 hours sends you 250 miles. You look at the rating of the panel, if it is a 50 watt panel, in 5 hours AT THAT RATED INPUT, you would generate 250 watt hours (wh).

You can find charts that tell you how many sun hours are available a day. As the sun is generally strongest at solar noon, it is weaker in the morning and afternoon. They have averaged the power of the sun throughout the day, and said for each location, how many hours equal to 1000W/Msq are in a day. Five is a nice average number. So, if you figure 1000W input in a square meter, 20% output, or 200W (the rate) times 5 sun hours (time) = 1000Watt hours, or 1 kilowatt hour (1 kwh) (quantity) can be generated from a square meter of panels in a day.

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