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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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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 air conditioning unit, cleaning clothing, seeing TV, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are significant, numerous home owners find that the convenience, distinct functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more alluring.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically decrease or perhaps remove your electrical bills

Whether you're a homeowner, company, or nonprofit, electricity expenses can make up a big portion of your regular monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll create totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your utility costs and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.

#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expense-- they are among the very best ways to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity costs cost savings, the typical American property owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard versus increasing energy costs

One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the ability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, residential electrical energy prices have increased by approximately 3 percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and protect versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical power costs. If you're a business or homeowner with fluctuating capital, going solar likewise assists you much better projection and manage your expenses.

#4 Boost your house worth

Numerous studies have found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater property worths and offer faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for residential or commercial properties geared up with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy independence

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 capability to create electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our country from rate fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your regional economy

According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry included tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Since solar-related jobs tend to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant factor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is an excellent way to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A typical residential photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 3 to 4 tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are essential components of a company's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, customers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that decide to operate properly. Companies are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful motorist of consumer buying decisions, producing goodwill and improving company results.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Numerous house owners pick to finance their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, maintenance, tracking and repairs. You just pay the solar provider for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment

The utility business are infamous for their varying and unreliable electricity rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and basic mathematics, we can calculate what does it cost? electrical energy will be generated, and most notably, at what cost, 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

Best Way To Replace Wood Boiler Heating System In A Slab Foundation House?
I'M Interested In Buying A House That Has A Slab Foundation. The House Is In Maine, So Temperatures Get Very Cold In The Winter And Power Outages Occur At Least A Couple Times A Year. The Only Obvious Problem With The House Is The Heating System(S). The Main Heating System Is A Wood Boiler, With A Supplemental Propane Heater, And A Couple Smaller Electrical Heaters Throughout The House. There Is Only 1 Direct Vent That Blows Heated Air Into The House From The Boiler In The Garage. It'S A Pretty Big House (~3600 Sq Ft), So I'M Sure The Supplemental Sources Would Need To Be Used Regularly In The Winter. Although The Wood Boiler Would Be Great During A Power Outage, I Don'T Like The Idea Of Having To Burn Wood All The Time, Especially Since It Needs To Be Tended Constantly. I'Ve Looked Into Radiant Heating, But My Understanding Is That The Floor Would Need To Be Torn Apart, And Would End Up Being Higher Which Would Complicate Other Things. The House Is Bank-Owned So There Won'T Be Any Negotiating Of Such Details, But It Is Very Reasonably Priced Based On The Size Of The House And Property (~100,000 Below The Real Value) Because It'S Been On The Market So Long. So, My Question Is, What Would Be The Best Alternative Heating System That Could Be Installed In A Slab Foundation House Without Spending A Fortune And With Minimal Demolition? Thanks For Any Suggestions/Insight!

First you have to understand that "heating system" is a catch all phrase that includes some major divisions. The first is that it can be a central system or a non-central system.

If all the heat is produced in one place it is a central system. Furnaces and boilers are the central heating plant of most central systems. The other half is the heat distribution system. Furnaces are for forced air heat distribution systems and boilers are for hot water heat distribution systems. This includes the duct-work or piping and radiators or the floor work of a hydronic radiant system. The heating plant can be relatively inexpensive while the heating distribution system is very costly.

A completely different approach is non-central system. This could be the old fashioned fireplace in every room or baseboard electric radiators or a new system is to use ductless split AC combined with a heat pump function.

Non central systems an in built advantage of zoning so you can turn have different areas with their own temperature. A central system can have the same functionality but it will add to the cost and complexity of the system.

The "fuel" to be used is an entirely separate issue. Central systems tent to include the options of propane, natural gas, oil but also geothermal (ground source heat pump), air source heat pump and even wood.

Non central systems tend to use electricity, but gas and wood heaters in rooms have been used in the past.

Electricity can be used in radiant in the floor systems, radiant wall and ceiling hung panels, resistant radiators and heat pumps. Because the only distribution that is need is wiring and does not need an exhaust system it represents the least amount of reconstruction to a home. It would also likely be the cheapest installation. But these factors must be balanced against the cost of electricity in your area, the potential savings with zoning and how effective heat pumps might be in your area. If at any time you were considering installing PV solar panels concurrently using electricity for heating is likely to increase your ROI.

If you wanted to investigate options using Solar Heating, the cheapest system would only attempt supplemental heating using Hot Air Solar panels and forced hot air with little or no heat storage capability. The best heat storage in decreasing order would be phase change materials, water and masonry. This might be an option if you have a good southern exposure. But with any solar option heating is only economical only after funding conservation techniques.

There are many other options including your present hybrid system. In the final analysis all such advice is dependent upon local conditions and it is impossible say if any generalizations will fit your particular circumstances. You might want to consult with a local HVAC contractor, an electrical heating contractor or an alternative heating specialist. A good local contractor will ask a lot of questions to understand what you are trying to achieve to determine the option that is the best fit.

Identify The Risks And Benefits Of Extracting Or Using One Type Of Nonrenewable And One Type Of Renewable Ener?
Identify The Risks And Benefits Of Extracting Or Using One Type Of Nonrenewable And One Type Of Renewable Energy Resource From The Pacific Ocean Up The California Coastline, Or In Areas Near That Ecosystem.

Solar Power, does not have to be extracted and the supplies to make solar panels are fairly common.
Oil, must be harvested from deep underground, is flammable, and can pollute the environment if a leak occurs.
Hope this helps!

Solar Panels For Jacuzzi?
Interested To Know If It Is Possible To Install Solar Panels To Run My Jacuzzi?Don'T Want To Do The Whole House Just The Jacuzzi Anybody Have Any Ideas Thanks

You can do this by isolating the jacuzzi, you will need a solar array adequate for the power draw of the jacuzzi, a charge controller, battery bank, off-grid inverter and switch gear. This is the expensive way to go--especially if you are planning to heat the water with the solar. A better option would be to heat the jacuzzi with solar thermal panels. It is plumbing instead of electrical, but the cost would be much less.

If you still want to do PV (electric) solar, think about putting a non-isolated grid-tie solar array on your home. They are much cheaper, and if you think about it, it really does not matter if you use the solar electricity to run a light, a fridge, a TV, or a Jacuzzi, that amount of power is subtracted from your overall house power bill. Just size the array for the power output of the jacuzzi, and let the power meter do the rest. Your overall result will be the same and the system will be half the price, or less.

Which Is Less Expensive Solar Panels Or Wind Farms?
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Wind turbines are much more expensive than solar panels but they work at night, on clouds days! Big drawback for solar panels. Big plus for solar panel is that they work almost everywhere where as wind turbines must be situated where there is an average daily wind above 15mph. So they are not effective everywhere.

Is Solar Panals Are Really Money Saving?

They certainly are for some people. It depends on the local price of electricity, and how much sun a place gets. In short, location. For hot water panels, it's a similar analysis.

When solar panels save money, it's generally over a period of years, it's not an instant payback.

The only way to find out if it makes sense in a specific situation is to call up an actual installer and get a free analysis and quote.

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