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Our Experienced Solar Consultants Help You Design The Perfect Solution

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 homeowner to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c, cleaning clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are substantial, many home owners discover that the convenience, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically minimize or even eliminate your electric expenses

Whether you're a house owner, company, or not-for-profit, electrical energy expenses can comprise a large part of your regular monthly expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll produce 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 lower your utility bills and you'll still conserve a great deal of loan.

#2 Earn a terrific return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they are among the finest ways to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity costs cost savings, the average American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus rising energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the previous ten years, residential electricity costs have actually gone up by an average of 3 percent every year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and secure versus unforeseeable boosts in electricity costs. If you're an organisation or house owner with fluctuating capital, going solar also helps you better projection and handle your expenses.

#4 Boost your home value

Multiple studies have actually discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have greater residential or commercial property worths and sell more rapidly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for residential or commercial 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 part of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from cost fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar market 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. Since solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a terrific way to decrease your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A normal domestic photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 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 very important elements of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding organisations that pick to run responsibly. Companies are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful chauffeur of customer acquiring decisions, developing goodwill and enhancing company outcomes.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Numerous house owners select to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You just pay the solar provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility business are notorious for their changing and undependable electrical energy rates. There is plainly an upward trend.

With solar panels and easy math, we can compute how much electrical energy will be created, and most notably, at exactly 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

Where Can I Get Solar Panels(Not Online) For This Stupid Science Project?
I Have To Do A Stupid Science Project(I Hate Science Projects!) And I Was Thinking I Could Compare The Efficiency Of A Solar Oven Using Plain Sun Rays And A Solar Oven Using A Solar Panel. Where Can I Get Some Solar Panels In Kentucky? I Don'T Want To Do Online/

Solar panel to support an oven is big and very expensive (over few hundred dollars). Perhaps you might see some mobil road sign that runs with two big solar panels....and perhaps you could borrow it and return it after finish your project (ask for permission first).

Do Solar Panels Make Electricity From Light Intensity Or Watts?
Which Of These Units Determines How Much Electric Energy A Solar Panel Can Generate?

For a particular solar panel, you can't choose between the intensity and the power in terms of which determines the energy produced in a given time, because the two concepts are related. Intensity is the power per unit area. So if you have twice the intensity on a particular panel, solar energy is being delivered at twice the rate.

However, if you were to compare two solar panels on which the same light intensity was falling, the panel with greater area would produce electrical energy at a greater rate, as power in intensity times area. In that sense, I'd say that the solar power input determines the electrical power output.

Solar Energy Panel Vs. Energy Efficient Bulbs?
I Have A Solar Energy Panel That Works In Every Room Except Mine. I Have Those Severely Bright, Energy Efficient Bulbs And It Doesn'T Work At All. What Do I Do? Is The Bulbs Really Causing This? Why?

You should still get some output but you do expect less under an energy efficient bulb even though it looks brighter. This is because old bulbs give out a lot of 'light' in the infrared that you can't see. Which is completely wasted if you want it as a light bulb, but a solar panel may still harvest some of this energy!




Your solar panel is probably made of silicon. This has a 'band gap' of about 1.1 eV so any light with a wavelength shorter than about 1.1-1.2 microns be able to generate electricity. (shorter wavelength means higher energy)

Energy efficient bulbs give off the vast majority of their energy in the visible light range, which is about 0.45-0.8 microns. The spectrum looks something like this:
http://holeman.org/spectra/fluorescent%2...

It's hardly giving out any energy in the range from about 800-1100 nm, which is where the solar panel is most efficient at converting light into electricity (each photon can make 1 electron, which will give a specific amount of output power - any excess photon energy is wasted heating up the panel). The panel should still catch those photons and turn them into electricity, but it'll make far less current.


By contrast a non energy efficient light spectrum looks like this:
http://www.sciencebuddies.org/mentoring/...

It's giving off a good chunk of its energy as light in the range 800-1100nm which the solar panel can efficiently harvest into electricity. As a lightbulb though, this energy is being wasted because you can't see light of those wavelengths!

Know About Solar Panels?
Does Anybudy Know About Solar Panels? Plz Reply Me

Solar panels, often connected to other panels to form an array will produce electricity when exposed to the sun.

At this time solar panel is one of the fastest growing business in the world. Given the fact that most of our energy comes from fossil fuels (Oil, Natural Gas and Coal) and that those resources are getting used up and more expensive to get to, and given the fact that solar panels are getting cheaper and more efficient, eventually, the electricity produced by solar panels (or photovoltaic panels as they are sometime called, PV for short) will be cheaper than that of CO2 spewing electrical plants.

Actually, it could be argued that if the coal, natural gas and oil industry was not subsidized so much by our governments, and if you demanded that the process of producing electricity from those sourced be as clean as PV, PV would be a cheaper source of electricity than fossil fuel already.

Make sure to also look into the solar panels that produce hot water. SHW (Solar Hot Water) is very developed in country such as Israel, where the law demands that all new house be build with SHW systems. Those panels are very efficient at capturing the heat of the sun and produce hot water much cheaper over their life than using gas or electricity.

If I Buy Solar Panels, What'S Gonna Happen When It Snows?
I Live In A Canadian Climate, It Snows A Couple Cm Every Year, And My Roof Is On The Top Of 2 Stories, Not Easy To Get To...What'S Gonna Happen When It Snows? Is There A Way To Get Rid Of The Snow? Without To Much Manual Labor?

Notice how the satellite dishes in Canada point practically at the horizon? Solar panels in Canada would be similarly mounted to maximize the energy density from the sun so they would present an almost vertical surface which should remain mostly clear of snow. Aside from that, it may be necessary to have a heating system or a mechanical wiper system to keep the panels clear of snow. The panels themselves tend to heat up as they only turn a small percentage of the incident light into electricity, the rest becomes heat so a wiper system only has to expose a portion of the panel and the sun will clear the rest.

Perhaps if you combine it with an evacuated tube solar thermal collector for hot water, you can use the heat from that system to melt the snow off the panels. As long as some light gets through the snow, the evacuated tubes should still build up heat plus there should be enough heat stored up or available from a backup heat source to clear the panels.

We Serve All of Chicopee MA including these zip code areas:

01013, 01014, 01020, 01021, 01022