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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 resident to use the sun to power daily life: running your a/c, cleaning clothing, watching TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are substantial, many home owners discover that the convenience, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more enticing.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically minimize or even remove your electrical bills

Whether you're a homeowner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can comprise a big part of your monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of money.

#2 Make an excellent return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expense-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical power bill savings, the typical American homeowner settles their solar panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure against rising energy costs

One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility costs. In the past 10 years, property electrical energy costs have gone up by approximately 3 percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and protect versus unpredictable increases in electricity expenses. If you're a company or homeowner with ever-changing money circulation, going solar also helps you much better projection and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your home worth

Several studies have actually discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have greater residential or commercial property worths and offer more quickly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar setups into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, need for residential or commercial properties equipped 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 attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our country from rate fluctuations in international energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your regional economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar market added tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This growth is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is an excellent method to reduce your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A common property solar panel system will eliminate 3 to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are essential components of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that opt to operate responsibly. Companies are finding that "green" credentials are an effective driver of customer buying choices, producing goodwill and improving organisation results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Many homeowners decide to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and looks after installation, maintenance, monitoring and repair works. You just pay the solar supplier for electricity-- 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 Financial investment

The energy companies are infamous for their varying and undependable electrical power rates. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and simple math, we can determine what does it cost? electrical power will be created, and most significantly, at exactly what rate, for a minimum of the next 20 years (fixed 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

I Will Use 65000W I Want How Many Solar Panels And Battery Ah For 8Hours Backup Need?

As 65kW is a lot of power for a battery based system it would use a higher voltage battery, let's say a 240V battery. The current is then 65,000W/240V = 270A, so 10 hours requires 270A * 10h = 2700Ah. This does not allow for losses in inverters and cabling, and uses the full capacity of the batteries. It is not the best way for long battery life, so they should be even bigger.

If operation is for 10h a day too, the panels need to provide 270A * 10h a day also. Allowing that the batteries might only be 70% efficient, this needs additional capacity = 2700Ah/0.7 = 3857Ah/day. If there is 5h of equivalent full sun in a day on average (in the tropics with no clouds or dust), the current from the panels is:
(3857Ah/day) / 5h = 771A

More should be allowed for losses and aging but the minimum capacity from the panels is like 800A x 240V = 192kW.
Typical panels might be 200W each, so 192kW/0.2kW = 960 panels of 200W each.

This is a very basic estimate to give a picture of what is required. It seems likely that more panels and more batteries are required. Clearly this is all a bit extreme and expensive so would need a more detailed engineering and cost analysis to find the best value for money, depending on:
actual power and energy need in kWh per day
expansion needs
losses
available batteries and their realistic characteristics
inverters
actual equivalent full sun available
lifetime
land
permits
Cost of money etc.

It probably needs even higher voltage batteries and panels to suit. Generally up to about 500V may be feasible, especially as a split system of plus and minus 250V with the middle grounded. It might need some sort of standby/backup power like a diesel generator or grid. It would make sense if you can sell power to the grid and buy it when needed, but this depends on existing local capacity/infrastructure.

A diesel generator is a lot less capital and a reasonable turbo-diesel might use about 200g of fuel per kWh so 0.172 liters * 10h * 65kW = 112 liters for comparison.

I did figures for 10 hours backup because that seems more realistic for the battery capacity. You can redo them easily using the above examples.

What Type Of Gases And Toxics Do Solar Panels Use Or Produce?
Im Doing A Science Project And I Need To Know What Gases Or Liquids A Solar Panel Can Make That Is Not Friendly To The Environment. Please Name All The Gases And Liquids And Explain How They Damage The Environment. It Would Be Most Likely That You Will Get Best Answer If You Find All The Bad Things About Solar Energy And Explain Why They Are Bad And How They Affect Nature. That Would Be Helpful To. Thank Yo

A working solar panel doesn't produce anything but DC electricity. A solar panel being constructed produces huge levels of pollution. It ain't all green.

How Trustworthy Is To Install A Solar System At Home?
I'Ve Researched A Few And My Investment Is Around The $20K To Become Completely Independent. I Wanted To Know If It Is A Really Good Investment And If The System Gives Much Trouble And If Someone Has One That Could Tell Me How Has It Performed In His House. I Have A 25 Year Plan (Which Is The Waranty Offered By The Provider) And It Looks Very Very Favorable But I'M Not Convinced Still For I Have Never Heard Any Comments About It.

I have had a solar system for 1 year and have had no problems. It is a 3.4 kw system with 20 208 watt panels on the roof. The warranty is 25 years on the panels and 5 years on the inverter. The system is designed to produce just less than I need as in PG&E land (northern California) you only get credit for what you use i.e.if you produce more than you use, it goes to PG&E and you get nothing for it. Mine cost about $23K after rebate and tax credit. So far, no regrets. Should have done it sooner. It will take about 8-9 years to recover the cost depending on PG&E rates. That doesn't include a factor for the added value to the house upon resale which local realtors tell me is certainly a plus. Since July 20, 2007 through April 2008, my total electric bill is less than $70.00. And my wife has the A/C set on 77. It gets over 90 frequently in my area and is nearing 100 today.

Solar Panels Building?
If Anyone Is Interested In Inventing New Type Of Solar Cells Please Answer And Leave E-Mail Or Messenger Id So We Can Contact Each Other. I Am Trying To Perfect The Free Energy Possibility. I Am Interested In Solar Energy As Much As Wind And Magnetic Types. What You Know May Not Be Enough And Same For Me So This Can Be A Good Chance. Thx For Understanding. My Yahoo Mess Id Is Alex_Brag_85

Home made solar panels, water only though.

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If There Were No Restrictions On What You Can Build, What Materials Would Keep Interior Cool In 100F Heat?
Building A Cheap House In An Are Where There Are Zero Restrictions, And Zero Legal Obligation To Get Permits Or Inspections Of Any Kind. Not Even For Wiring Or Plumbing. Sewer Is Not Available Here, We Will Install Septic, But There Is No Obligation To Get Permit Or Inspection For That Either. Believe It Or Not, Such Places Still Exist In The South. Anyway, I Am In An Area Which Has Very Hot Summers (Often It Is 100+F In The Shade), Hot Humid Springs, And Warm Autumns. Winters Are Fairly Mild, Except For A Few Days Here And There Of 30F Weather. I Am Looking To Build A Very Inexpensive 1400 Sf House, Single Story, On A Slab. It Will Have Some Electricity From Solar Collectors (With Storage Batteries). I Am Looking For Ideas About How To Keep It 15-20F Cooler Inside Than Ambient Outdoor Temps During The Hottest Part Of The Year, *Without Electricity Consuming Appliances*. White Roof, Light Colored Exterior Paint On Walls Are A Couple Things That Come To Mind. I Cannot Build In The Shade, As The Trees Near The Site Have Been Removed. Building Will Commence Soon And Be Completed Quickly, So Waiting On A Sapling To Grow To Give Shade Is Not Going To Help Me. Any Serious Ideas About Which Materials To Use In Construction To Keep The Building Substantially Cooler On Inside Than Outdoor Ambient Temps?

Smaller windows on the South side, a big South facing roof with big PV panels, then check out heat exchangers, it should be possible to remove heat from the inside in summer & use the heat gained to heat domestic water. In winter the same heat exchanger can be used to heat the house more efficiently. I don't understand the details but this should be possible. Fit shades and shutters on all windows that get the sun, i.e. mostly on South and East sides. If doors and windows are closed the house is likely to get stuffy so a heat pump/air exchanger will be a good way to get fresh cool air.

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