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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 house owners to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your a/c unit, washing clothing, watching TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels 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, special functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.

Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly reduce or even eliminate your electrical expenses

Whether you're a homeowner, service, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can make up a big part of your regular monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll generate totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will lower your utility costs and you'll still save a lot of loan.

#2 Earn a fantastic return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the finest ways to invest, with returns equaling those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power bill savings, the average American property owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect versus increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, domestic electricity rates have increased by an average of 3 percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and secure against unforeseeable increases in electrical energy costs. If you're a company or homeowner with ever-changing cash circulation, going solar also assists you better projection and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your house value

Numerous studies have actually discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater home worths and sell faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more informed about solar, demand for residential or commercial properties geared up with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial element of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from rate variations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

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

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is a terrific way to lower your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A normal residential photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 3 to 4 heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are very important components of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Significantly, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that opt to run properly. Companies are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful motorist of consumer purchasing choices, developing goodwill and improving business results.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Many property owners choose to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This indicates that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar supplier for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment

The utility companies are notorious for their varying and unreliable electrical power prices. There is clearly an upward trend.

With solar panels and basic mathematics, we can determine what does it cost? electricity will be produced, and most importantly, at what price, for at least the next Twenty Years (fixed energy costs).

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

Why Did President Bush, Jr. Take Jimmy Carter'S Solar Panels Off The Top Of The White House?
Every President That Has Ever Been In Office Has Left Something In The White House For Future Presidents To Use Or Keep In The White House. Why Did Bush Jr. Take The Solar Panels That Ecologically-Green Jimmy Carter Left On The White House? I Think This Shows Just How Stubbornly Convservative And Close-Minded Bush Is.

Solar White House
In 1977, Jimmy Carter had solar panel installed on the roof of the West Wing, on top of the Cabinet Room. These were removed in the Reagan era because of leakage problems, but around 2002 were reinstalled by the second Bush administration, along with new solar collector systems on the Swimming Pool cabana and groundskeeping building.

How Many Solar Panels?
The House I Am Designing For A School Project Uses 25Kw A Day, And There Are About 8 Hours Of Sunlight Available Every Day. To Have The House Rely Completely On Solar Power How Many Panels Would I Need To Get, And How Much Would Each Panel Cost?

Traditionally the guidelines have been $10 a watt installed but prices are lower now. The Chinese have brought the costs down to $1.20 a watt to manufacture the panels while Californian manufacturers are at $2 a watt so you can probably expect $5 a watt installed. A 100 watt panel would be about 2 foot by 4 foot in size and output about 17 V which would likely get regulated to 12-14 V. You may not want to count on more than 70 W from the panels unless you have really good DC to DC voltage regulators. Lead Acid batteries cost a fair bit and are only 50% efficient at charging, the modern approach is net metering effectively using the utilities as a 100% efficient battery. The problem with net metering aside from whether or not the utilities will let you do it is the efficiency of the inverters which can range from 50% to 90% efficient with the larger ones being less efficient, indeed at some point a mechanical motor generator set with a DC motor driving an AC alternator is preferable. A typical efficiency for an inverter would be 60%. It's also customary to run electrical equipment at 80% of rated capacity. Taking this into consideration we get:

25,000 w * 24 hours / ( 0.80 * 0.6 * 70 w * 8 hours) = 2,233 panels

Not including the inverter or more likely the motor generator set, it should cost you about $1,116,500 for the solar panels and it will cover about 44,660 square feet of roof space, about 1.03 acres of roof space.

If you meant to say that your house used 25 kwh per day then it would be:

25,000 / ( 0.80* 0.6 * 70 * 8 ) = 93.0 panels

Which would cost you about $46,500 and cover 744 square feet

Either way, I would suggest that you take efforts to reduce your home's power requirements and perhaps use passive solar and solar thermal to meet heating, cooling and hot water requirements leaving only lighting and refrigeration on the photo-voltaics. You may also want to consider using an absorption cycle refrigerator to run the refrigerator off natural gas or propane as a constant power supply is more critical for refrigeration.

Do The Solar Panels With Micro Inverters Eliminate The Need For A Gridtie Inverter?
In Other Words; Is It Possible To Setup An Array Of Solar Panels On Your Roof (All With The Microinverters) And Wire Them Directly To Your Breaker Box (By A Licensed Qualified Electrician Of Course)? If This Is Not Possible What Other Equiptment Is Needed If All Panels Have A Microinverter To Make A Functional Gridtie System.

Yes, theoretically it is supposed to work that way, eliminate the need of another inverter.
You can check that out yourself...

http://www.diysolarpanelscost.com/

How Do I Store Energy From A Solar Panel In A Battery?
I Am Making A Solar Powered Car For My Science Project. I Was Wondering How I Could Use A Solar Panel To Store Energy In A Battery So The Car Could Work In The Classroom Away From The Window.

You need to do a series of connection so the solar panel adds up to 13.2 to 13.5 VDC. Get your correct connections to the battery with a proper fuse too.

Solar Panel With Junction Box ,Inverter & Battery?
I Am Trying To Connect The Junction Box To Inverter. Also The Inverter Only Has Terminal Rings And Clips. There Is Nothing For The Inverter To Charge Up With Battery & Panel.

The inverter is only used for converting the DC current of the battery to AC for use in appliances up to the rating of the inverter.

Depending on the size of the panel you have, you may or may not need voltage regulation. If you want to see a basic diagram of installing panels, regulators/controllers (as well as how to construct the regulators) to the batteries, do a simple web search for "2N3055" and you should find a blog there that will illustrate this. Connecting the inverter to the batteries is simply the black wire to the negative terminal of a12 volt buss for a 12 volt input inverter, and the red lead to the positive buss of the batteries.

They use the wire loops because many people simply use deep cycle batteries. You use the inverter later to run something like a small appliance.

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