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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 resident to use the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning unit, washing clothes, watching TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are considerable, numerous residents discover that the benefit, special functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.

Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically decrease or even eliminate your electrical expenses

Whether you're a house owner, business, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can comprise a large part of your monthly costs. With a solar panel system, you'll produce free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will decrease your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.

#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment

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

#3 Protect versus rising energy expenses

One of the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility costs. In the previous 10 years, residential electricity costs have actually increased by approximately 3 percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and secure versus unforeseeable increases in electricity costs. If you're an organisation or homeowner with rising and falling money flow, going solar likewise assists you better projection and manage your costs.

#4 Boost your residential or commercial property value

Several research studies have found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and sell more quickly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers end up being more educated about solar, need for residential or commercial properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential element of attaining energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from cost variations in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry added tasks 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 development is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is an excellent 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 reduce that number. A normal domestic solar panel system will eliminate 3 to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are essential components of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Increasingly, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding organisations that decide to run responsibly. Businesses are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective motorist of customer buying choices, developing goodwill and enhancing service 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.

Lots of house owners select to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This means that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar service provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment

The energy companies are infamous for their fluctuating and unreliable electrical power prices. There is clearly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and easy mathematics, we can determine 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 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 Does The Initial Energy Come From In A Refrigerator?
Hello, I Am Doing A Project, And I Am Stump On One Of My Questions And It'S Where Does The Initial Energy Come From In A Refrigerator? I Have No Clue, And I Couldn'T Find It Anywhere Online...So Can Someone Me? Thanks! :D

Initial energy comes from electricity, from the wall. The electricity from the wall powers the equipment inside the refrigerator that cools the airs.

However, you could take this very far down the line....

The energy from the wall comes from the power compnay. THe power company might generate the elctricity from nuclear, coal, solar, wind, natural gas, etc... Then you could determine where each of these sources originate. i.e. If it comes from coal then it's a fossil fuel, so it comes from decayed organic matter from many hundreds of thousands of years ago. But even in that case, their energy probalby originated from the sun. You could trace any energy source back to the big bang, but even then you come to the question, where did the energy from the big bang come from. And then you get into science vs. religion and that whole argument. Anyways, this is probably much deeper than you were looking for and if you use this answer in class your teacher will probably know you copied it from the internet.

How Many Solar Panels Does It Take To Run An A/C Unit? Also, How Many Batteries In An Array?
I Was Wondering How Many 700 W Solar Panels It Would Take To Run A Household A/C Unit. Also Curious How Many Batteries It Would Take To Keep A/C Running In Inhospitable Environments. Would A 3500 W Inverter Be Enough If It Were To Run 220 Ac?

Here we are doing the math of two facts to multiply or divide, to find the third, and you don't give enough to make up the equation!

My 2.5 ton unit needs 220 VAC at 5 KW for the heater coils, and 3.5 KW for the cooling and fans, but, in electricity, we are always having to discriminate between inductive loads (transformers, oven coils, heater coils) and other uses, like lncandescent lighting.

To run my HVAC unit, in my 1,000 square foot home, would demand a10KW unit, and the 5200 watt (5500 watt Surge rated)
would not work. A generator simply stalls out under load, possibly smokes the generator electrics, while a solar unit and batteries can reverse potential under severe load, and explode!
The surge rating for my HVAC unit is 3X higher, (the Switching Load), for either heating or cooling. When figuring out the generator load for an emergency generator, for warranty purposes, they demand we install a generator with a 'surge' power rating triple the start-up load of our equipment, and that is the way to try to load your Solar panel, also!

Now, go to the hardware store, and get a booklet or pamphlet about emergency power generation, and look at the descriptions of the generator start up power capabilities for the 'switching loads'!

How Is Solar Energy Produced?
Explain In A Way That The Dumbest Person Ever Would Understand(Me!)

From the sun.

The extreme tempuratures and pressures at the core of the sun cause hydrogen to fuse into helium. The energy from the core takes about 1 million years to reach the surface, where the heat is radiated out into space. The sun has to covert 4,000 tons of matter into energy every second to maintain it's energy output.

In outer space, at the average distance from the sun to the earth, the solar light energy from the sun is about 2,500 watts per square meter.

Solar panels are only about 4% efficient. We can get only about 100 watts per square meter from solar panels in space, where the sun always shines.

On earth, depending where on earth we are, we get much less energy from solar panels.

If we use the solar heat to generate steam we can get even more efficiency.

How Would Solar Federal Tax Credits Benefit The Owner Of A S Corp?
A Business That Puts In A Solar Energy System Is Entitled To A 30% Federal Investment Tax Credit. I Am Not Sure If Or How This Could Benefit Owners Of An S Corp. I Am Also Wondering The Same About C Corps And Llc'S? I Was Told That Solar Tax Credits Would Have No Benefit For S Corps And The Like Because They Typically Do Not Pay Any Corp Income Tax. I Am Not Sure If This Is True. Thanks For Any Help With This.

This credit would benefit the owners of an S corp on their personal returns as their share of the credit would be passed to them on the Schedule K-1 that they would receive from the S corp.

In the case of a C corp, it would be a credit against their tax liability just like any credit.

As far as an LLC, the question doesn't make sense since the term LLC is an adjective describing the company - it is not a form of business in itself. In other words, and LLC could be a sole propriatorship, a partnership, an S Corp, or even a C Corp.

In a nutshell, this credit, like all credits, would benefit whoever pays the taxes of the business - the C corp itself, or the owner(s) or the sole proprietorship or partnership or S corp.

How Many Years Will It Be Before We Use Solar Energy Instead Of Fossil Fuels ?
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People have already been using solar for decades.

Google, for instance, just covered the rooftops of their headquarters with solar panels last year. They figure this will cut the electric bill of those buildings by about 20%.

The big problem with solar is that the equipment is expensive, which makes the return on investment (ROI) quite long. For instance, you can get a similar installation of solar panels on your roof like Google. Even with state and national rebates to help encourage alternative energy, a typical installation will cost you about $10,000-15,000 up front. Granted, your electricity bill should be $0, but this still means most families won't see a profit from their solar system for about 10 to 12 years. The main problem is the solar panels themselves. They just aren't very efficient, so you need a lot of them to produce any decent amount of power.

Scientists are hard at work at creating more efficient and cheaper solar panels.

Meanwhile, other countries are offering very lucrative incentives for people to generate solar power. For instance in Germany, many of the roads that make up the Autobahn are now lined with solar panels. Even farmers are dedicating a field or two to solar energy because they can make more money from that than from a crop of grain.

There's no reason why the US can't do the same thing, other than the fact that our current president is a former oilman. Hm...

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01013, 01014, 01020, 01021, 01022