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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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  • 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 use the sun to power daily life: running your a/c, cleaning clothing, watching TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, many home owners find that the benefit, unique features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.

Top 10 Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably lower or perhaps remove your electrical costs

Whether you're a property owner, service, or nonprofit, electrical power costs can comprise a large portion of your 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 One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will decrease your utility costs and you'll still conserve a great deal of cash.

#2 Earn a great return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy bill cost savings, the typical American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect against increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy prices. In the previous 10 years, domestic electricity prices have gone up by an average of 3 percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and secure against unforeseeable increases in electrical energy costs. If you're a business or property owner with changing capital, going solar likewise assists you better projection and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your home value

Several research studies have actually discovered that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater home worths and sell quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more informed about solar, demand for homes 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 likewise insulate our nation from rate variations in global energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy

According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market included jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This growth is anticipated to continue. Because solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a terrific method to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A common property photovoltaic panel system will eliminate three 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 corporate social responsibility are very important parts of a company's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding services that select to run responsibly. Companies are discovering that "green" credentials are an effective motorist of consumer getting decisions, producing goodwill and enhancing business results.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Lots of house owners choose to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, maintenance, tracking and repair works. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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 energy business are notorious for their fluctuating and unreliable electrical energy rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and basic math, we can compute how much electrical energy will be generated, and most importantly, at exactly what rate, for a minimum of the next Twenty Years (fixed 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

Using The &Quot;Load&Quot; Side Hook Up On A Small Solar Panel Inverter, Can I Hook?
Using The &Quot;Load&Quot; Side Hook Up On A Small Solar Panel Inverter, Can I Hook A Small Wired Dc To Dc Converter With A Usb Port To Run A Device Without Running It Through A Battery And Directly To The Device If The Volts Are The Same On Both The Inverter And Usb Connector ?

Not a good idea. Often the output of the panel is unstable, which is why they are designed to charge a battery to stabilise the voltage.

Are All Solar Panels Have The Same Measurements As To Sizes?
There Is A Need To Know On What Are The Sizes Of Solar Panels. Do They Come In Standard Sizes? If So, How Many Watts Can A Single Panel Generate Power. How Many Panels Are Needed To Support A Small Refrige, A Tv- Set And A Small Room Electric Heater? How Much Does One Panel Costs? What Is The Company That Supply This Kind Of Power Alternatives. In The Event There Is Power Failure As That October Snow Storm Upon Which Big Trees Destroyed The Power Lines From Falling Into Them, This Is For This Reason It Is Being Asked For Future Readiness. It Is Is Also A Logical Electric Saver! Thank You!

There is no standardized panel size across manufacturers. Serious panels tend to be the size of a coffee table. Mountnig racks generally come with adjustable hardware to accommodate almost any size panel. As for power output, that varies, too, but present panels tend to be in the 220-watt range, each.

It would not be practical to power just one room from solar, especially only when the power fails. The cheaper alternative for that situation is a little gasoline-powered generator, maybe 1500 watts. You can run it outside and run an extension cord to a power strip inside.

How Many Solar Panels Does It Take To Run A House?

the standard home in the USA is 200A service, 240V (220 - 240) that is 44000 watts (44kW).

There are not many that require 200A all at the same time though, but the capacity is there.

You need to look at your billing record from the utility company to know for sure.

Next, youcannot run directly off solar panels, you do run off power inverters powered by batteries.

So, you need inverters, you need batteries, you need solar panels to keep the batteries charged.

The inverters need to be pure sine wave, no modified sine wave junk.

Panels will cost about $0.75 per watt
Inverters will cost about $2.00 per watt
Batteries will cost you about $1.75 per watt.

Figure in losses... go with about $5.00 per watt
You need 44000 watts to completely remove you from the grid.

Do You Use Passive Solar Panels To Help Heat Your Home?
What Kind Of Performance Do You Get? How Much Did Your System Cost And Did You Do It By Yourself?

This probably isn't the best answer, but here goes. My father-in-law is an electrician at a nuclear power plant, so he knows more than a bit about transmission, generation, and so forth. He told me it was completely impractical to use passive solar panels to heat your home, BUT he has them rigged up in the back yard to heat his water.

So, I'm afraid I don't really have a solid answer, but I can suggest that you might want to be asking another question.

Constructing A Solar Geyser?
So I Have A Solar Heater Which Directly Uses Sunlight To Heat Water In The Tank. Now This Is Fine During Summer (In Fact It Is Excessively Find Coz We Get Boiling Hot Water When We Dont Need It) But During Winter And Monsoon, There Is Some Difficulty Is Getting Hot Water. Now I Am Thinking About Setting Up The Heater In Such A Way That Instead Of Directly Heating The Water, I Want The Solar Panel To Instead Charge A Battery/Inverter Which Then Can Be Used To Heat The Water Whenever I Want It To Ie Change It To A Solar Water Heating Geyser Instead Of An Electric Geyser. And If This Is Successful, Then Maybe Later On I Can Expand It To Slowly Electrify Different Sections Of My House (Of Course I Would Need More Than One Solar Panel) My Question Is...Is This Possible? I Mean We Get Lot Of Sunlight Where I Live (In Fact It Is The Hottest Place In The Region And Is Known As Sun City) Temperatures Range From Mid 40S (°C) From Mid March To June And In Excess Of 25°C During The Monsoon Period While The Average Temperature Is Over 15°C During Winter (Though It Regularly Drops Below 10°C In Nights) Is This &Quot;Project&Quot; Possible And Feasible? (Both Financially And With Regards To Power Consumption/Efficiency)

What you're talking about is usually done by adding a tankless water heater to the solar thermal system as a backup source of heat. A tankless water heater uses a large amount of power in a very short period of time so a solar photovoltaic system isn't suitable, at least not without a large battery bank. It would be best to tie into the grid and do net metering, drawing the substantial amount of power from the grid for the very brief periods of time when the power is needed and bank the low power produced by the photo-voltaics to offset the cost. An actual battery bank would be expensive and the high power draw would shorten the life of the batteries substantially.

If you change the solar thermal system to a vacuum tube solar thermal collector then you can achieve high temperatures during winter and even on cloudy days but such a system would require safety provisions to vent high pressure steam that would inevitably be generated.

Mind you if a vacuum tube collector system is paired up with a lithium bromide cycle chiller you can have solar powered air conditioning with all that excess heat in the summer. Problem is that absorption cycle chillers are usually quite large, on the order of 150 tons to thousands of tons of cooling, a small 30 ton unit is commercially available but that's enough to cool ten houses and is priced accordingly. Unless you have a micro village sharing a solar thermal loop, absorption cycle chillers are not an economic option.

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