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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 home owners to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioner, cleaning clothes, viewing TV, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are substantial, numerous homeowners find that the benefit, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly lower or even eliminate your electrical costs

Whether you're a homeowner, business, or nonprofit, electricity costs can comprise a big portion of your month-to-month costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your utility bills and you'll still save a great deal of cash.

#2 Make an excellent return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the very best ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity bill cost savings, the typical American property owner settles their solar panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard against increasing energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the past ten years, property electrical energy prices have increased by approximately three percent yearly. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and secure against unforeseeable increases in electrical power costs. If you're a business or homeowner with rising and falling money circulation, going solar also helps you much better projection and handle your costs.

#4 Boost your home or business worth

Multiple research studies have discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater property values and sell faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar setups into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers end up being more informed about solar, demand for residential or commercial 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 part of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from price variations in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry included jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This growth is anticipated to continue. Because solar-related tasks tend to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial contributor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a fantastic way to reduce your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A typical residential solar panel system will eliminate three to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are very important parts of a company's culture and values. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding services that decide to run properly. Services are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of consumer acquiring decisions, producing goodwill and improving business results.

#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.

Numerous house owners decide to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This suggests that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar service provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The energy business are well-known for their varying and undependable electrical power costs. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can calculate just how much electrical energy will be created, and most notably, at exactly what cost, for at least the next Twenty Years (repaired 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

Plz Help, Converting Dc To Ac Solar Panels?
Hello, If I Have A 12V 40W Solar Panel , How Many Watts Would It Produce If I Plug The Output In A 120V Ac Inverter?

At the very most, 40 watts. But that is only when the sun is at it's peak and the panel is correctly aligned to the sun. The inverter will also waste some power.

Unless you live in Florida or someplace similar, you will probably get more like 10 or 20 watts.

Also you will need a battery and a charge controller, as the output of the solar panel varies a lot in voltage, and inverters have a limited operating range.

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How Long Does It Take To Charge A 12V Deep Cycle Battery With A 10 Watt Solar Panel?
I Want To Also Know If The 10 Watt Rating On The Solar Panel Is 10 Watts Per Day Or Is It Constantly Adding 10 Watts? Is There A Time Which The 10 Watts Is Being Added Like 10 Watts Per Second Or 10 Watts Per Minute And So On?

a 10w solar panel means at peak efficiency ( high noon, panel pointed flat at the sun, hitting it at 90 degrees), you will get 10 watts (at any given second).

Watts = volts x amps

a 12volt battery needs an "incoming" current of at least 13 volts to charge it; 13.5 volts is better.

so if the output VOLTAGE of the panel is less than 13 volts it wont do anything.

Even if it is, 10 / 13.5 = .74 amp.( three quarters). It will take forever and a day to charge a deeply discharged deep cycle battery..........

consider that a small 110v battery charger is putting out 3-5 amps ( or 3 x 110 =330 Watts) and the alternator on a car is putting out 20 to 50 amps at 14 volts ( 280 to 730 Watts).



Is This Solar Panel Worth Buying?
Http://Www.Harborfreight.Com/Cpi/Ctaf/Displayitem.Taf?Itemnumber=90599 It Cost $200 Online But Its Currently On Sale In The Store For $180. I Plan On Using It For When I Go Camping To Charge A 12V Battery To Power A Tv, Or Other Electrical Needs.

my experience with harbor freight is cheap tools, but not great quality, i guess its what you get what you pay for, but if your only using it for camping here and there and watching TV while you are out there it might do alright, usually their tools dont last too long, but that does seem like a good deal as long as it works well and you get your money out of it.
there is also other web sites out there that give you step-by-step directions on how to build solar panels with hardware store parts for very cheap, this site seems like one of the best ones
http://earths-renewable-energy.com/

Can One Buy Wind Deflectors For Solar Panels?
I'Ve Installed Some Solar Panels Near The Ground, But Even Though They'Re Protected From The Wind, Snow Is Building Up On Them. I'D Like To Install Some Deflectors To Channel The Wind Up And Over The Back End Of The Panels So That Less Snow Builds Up On The Surface. The Strip Of Panels Is About 70' Long. Any Ideas? Thanks Very Much.

Go to a farm supply store and buy some "snow fencing", rolls of four foot long wooden slats connected with wire, and put it up all around your solar panels. Any blown snow will be trapped by the snow fence, and the only snow on your panels will have fallen on them directly from above. Unless you get very heavy snow, the heat from the solar panels should melt snow that falls them directly, and it should mostly slide off by itself.

Can I Connect 5Kw Of Solar Panels To A 1Kw Grid Tie Inverter?
I Have 5Kw Max Output Of Solar Panels, But Only Have At Present A 1Kw Grid Tie Inverter. Early Morning And Late Evening These Panels Will Only Produce At 20% And Deliver 1Kw So Can I Connect Them All To The Inverter And Leave Them Connected Without Overloading It At Mid Day?

oeman50 is wrong Solar panels don't LOAD the inverter, they supply it. A bit like your refrigerator uses about 600 watts, but it is connected to a municipal power supply capable of delivering megawatts, but it doesn't get overloaded.

However, there is a possibility of over-driving the inverter. Check the voltage output from the panels at peak illumination. You need to check the specs of the inverter to ensure that the voltage at maximum illumination does not exceed the maximum input voltage of the inverter. Allow at least 10% margin, so that if the panels output 80 volts at peak illumination, the inverter should be good for AT LEAST 88 volts. 20% might be more conservative.

A typical peak illumination might be about 1200 watts per square meter.

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01013, 01014, 01020, 01021, 01022