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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 resident to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning unit, cleaning clothes, watching TV, cooking supper. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, lots of homeowners find that the convenience, distinct functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.

Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Dramatically lower and even eliminate your electric costs

Whether you're a homeowner, company, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can comprise a large portion of your regular monthly costs. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your utility expenses and you'll still conserve a great deal of cash.

#2 Earn a fantastic return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the finest methods to invest, with returns matching those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical energy bill 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 advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, domestic electrical energy prices have gone up by approximately three percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and secure against unpredictable increases in electrical energy expenses. If you're a business or homeowner with changing capital, going solar likewise assists you much better projection and manage your expenses.

#4 Increase your home value

Numerous studies have discovered that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher property worths and sell quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for properties equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial component of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from rate changes in international energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar industry added jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This development is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is an excellent method to minimize 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 normal residential photovoltaic panel system will remove 3 to 4 loads of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social duty are very important components of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that choose to operate properly. Businesses are finding that "green" credentials are an effective motorist of consumer buying decisions, creating goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Many house owners choose to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, maintenance, tracking and repairs. You just pay the solar provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the energy company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility companies are infamous for their fluctuating and undependable electrical energy rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and simple mathematics, we can compute what does it cost? electrical energy will be created, and most notably, at exactly what cost, for a minimum of the next 20 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

Is It Worth Buying Solar Power For A Home?
My Dad Is Retiring In A Few Years, And He Is Looking Into This. I Know That This Is What One Of My Teachers Did When He Retired, But I Don'T Really Want To Ask Him How It'S Been Goin ;) So, What Are The Pros And Cons Of Buying Solar Power For A House? P.S. I Live In Canada And I Live On The Bay, So It Is Only Sunny Like 50-60% Of The Time.

Solar heating may be an excellent option for him. Rather than converting the sun's energy to electricity at about 20% efficiency, you could convert it directly to heat at about 85% efficiency. You can use solar water heating to heat your water instead of a traditional power consuming water heater, and solar air heaters to heat the air in the house, supplementing your existing heater.

The Canadian government has some grants available to help pay for it from their Grants under their ecoENERGY Retrofit – Homes program. http://oee.nrcan-rncan.gc.ca/residential...

You can also look into a grid tied solar electric system that has solar panels and an inverter, but no batteries. You just generate some of your power during the day, and buy the rest from the electric company. That is much more affordable and less complicated than a battery based system.

You can read about a lot of the options at the AltE Store at http://www.altestore.com/store/.

How About Ending All Energy Subsidies And Tax Breaks - Wind, Solar, Hydro, Oil, Bio, Ethanol, Etc?
Just To Shut Up The Lefties' Incessant Whining. However, I Don'T Think The Result Would Be To Their Liking, Considering Their Coveted &Quot;Alternative&Quot; Energies Wouldn'T Survive A Day Without The Direct Cash Infusions From The Government...

Im for it.

Solar Energy Vs. Wind Power?
Writing A Essay Please Help!!! In Relation To Solar Energy And Wind Power Only!! What Would You Say Is Ontario'S Present And Future Energy Needs I Have No Idea What They Want From Me Here And Any Help Would Be Greatly Appreciated!!!

i only know of one thing related to ontario, and that is a solar company called Enerworks. they are based out of ontario and are north america's leading solar panel producer. i believe some of their dealers have installed systems in ontario as well. look them up.

Science Teachers- Renewable And Nonrenewable Resources?
I Need An Experiment To Do With Grade School Children About Renewable And Nonrenewable Resources. Any Suggestions? Maybe Something With Hydropower Or Solar Energy? Merci Beaucoup!

There are some good sites with various projects that might work for you.

One project that is a good example of solar vs conventional power is to compare some solar cells to batteries. I got some cells and NiCad batteries from those solar yard lights (my neighbor is not a good driver - so I put pieces of the damaged lights to reuse). I have a bunch of old promo Frisbees that I got from a trade show. Also lying around were a few of those little battery powered hand held personal fans. They were small and light enough to rig up on a plate to fit into the Frisbees. This made little fan boats. Power at least one with solar cells, Another with a regular battery and a third with a NiCad in series with the solar cells. Put all three in a kiddie pool and see which one runs the longest. They kind of play bumper boat for a while that is fun to watch.

What Is A Method To Measure The Amount Of Energy A Solar Cooker Device Consumes And Produces?
I Am Thinking About Using These Blueprints For My Cooker. Http://Mysite.Mweb.Co.Za/Residents/Net02833/Makebox.Htm

For an estimate, search the web for the average solar insolation for your area for this time of year. From that, calculate the average energy arriving over your collection area each hour. For an actual measurement, line a small, closed glass container with felt, fill it with a carefully measured quantity of water, and measure its temperature increase. It will lose some heat to conduction, convection, and radiation, but it will absorb nearly all the energy landing on it.

To get the other measurement I think you want, build a second, identical unit but with no collectors or sunlight. Heat it electrically and measure how much power you need to apply to create conditions comparable to the solar unit (with identical food inside). That will give you the most meaningful comparison without complicated instrumentation.

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