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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 property owner to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioner, cleaning clothing, watching TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are considerable, lots of homeowners find that the benefit, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly reduce or even remove your electric expenses

Whether you're a property owner, business, or nonprofit, electricity costs can comprise a big part of your monthly expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate complimentary power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will minimize your utility bills and you'll still conserve a lot of loan.

#2 Earn a terrific return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical energy expense cost savings, the average 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 rising energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the previous 10 years, domestic electricity rates have increased by approximately three percent yearly. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and secure versus unforeseeable increases in electrical energy expenses. If you're a company or house owner with changing capital, going solar also helps you much better forecast and manage your costs.

#4 Increase your residential or commercial property value

Multiple studies have actually discovered that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher home values and sell quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers end up being more educated about solar, need for residential or commercial properties equipped with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy independence

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 generate electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from price changes in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar market included tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This development is expected to continue. Because solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a fantastic method to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A typical residential photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 3 to 4 tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are essential components of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that opt to operate properly. Services are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of customer buying choices, producing goodwill and improving organisation outcomes.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

Solar purchase power agreements (PPAs) and solar leasing has actually made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no cash down.

Many property owners opt to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This implies that a third-party company-- the solar company-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar service provider for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility business are well-known for their varying and undependable electrical power rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and easy mathematics, we can calculate just how much electricity will be created, and most notably, at exactly what price, for a minimum of 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

How Much Non-Renewable Energy Is Used By Humans Versus Renewable, And Why?

Unfortunately the bulk of energy used is from non-renewable resources like coal, oil, natural gas. That's because fossil fuels provide a lot of energy which is hard for renewables like solar and wind to match. It's tough to match the performance of a gasoline powered car with one using solar power converted to electricity for example.

How May The Nuclear Power Plant Energy Production Method Change In The Future?
Energy: Nuclear Power Plants How Might This Energy Production Change In The Future? Likely Advances In The Efficiency Of Nuclear Power Plants? Do You Think Nuclear Power Plants Will Be More Or Less Utilized In The Future? Why?

The most likely advance will be the use of thorium as in liquid flouride thorium reactors.
Thorium reactors are more efficient
They produce waste that has a much shorter half life and not so dangerous to store
They can use conventional nuclear waste as fuel
Thorium is much more plentiful than uranium
It is difficult for nuclear weapons to be made from them, as they dont produce plutonium, which is the main reason they did'nt get developed in the first place, as governments wanted to stockpile atomic bombs.

Nuclear is ultimately our future, fossil fuels will eventually run out, solar and wind will never supply enough energy, if we want to progress, nuclear is the only way.

Why Would Anyone Be Against Renewable Energy?
Seriously Why Have We Not Increased The Use Of Renewable Energy In The Us? Oil Is Running Out, Which Is Why We Are Using These Tar Sands Out Of Desperation. Whats The Point Of Even Using These Tar Sands? It Is Even Good Oil Plus We Degrading The Environment Even More. It Would Only Take A Couple Of Months, Maybe Less, To Convert To 50% Of Our Energy From Renewable Sources. So Why Not Make The Switch? Usa Is Considered The Saudi Arabia Of Wind Power, Yet Only About 2-3% Of Our Energy Comes From Wind.

Renewable energy, particularly wind farms and solar are extremely expensive and inefficient. In most cases prohibitively so. It's not that governments don't want these technologies (although fossil fuels have some very powerful lobby groups) but at present they simply can't afford it. Too much money for not enough and or unreliable supply.

How Long Is Petroleum Likely To Last As A Viable Fuel Resource?
I Mean, At What Percentage Of Remaining Fuel Does It Become Impossible To Sustain, Not Only To Run Vehicles, Trucks, Cars, Planes, Etc, But Also Manufacturing?

By conventional estimates, now becoming outdated and obsolete, we have used 1 trillion of the 3 trillion barrels considered recoverable. However, that 3 trillion may increase to as much as 12 trillion barrels using unconventional oil recovery methods, and applying newer concepts in how oil migrates. It was only a decade ago that the common paradigm was the when oil formed in source rocks, it was expelled very efficiently and very little oil was left behind. We now know that 50% or more of the oil originally formed has never left the source rock. In the past we could not recover oil from source rocks, but with newer technology developed in only the last decade we now can recover large amounts of oil from rock that was once thought impossible to produce oil from. With these new concepts, oil could easily last another century or more.

While many will point out that the amounts of "undiscovered" oil is impossible to know, the opposite side of the equation is equally unknown. It is impossible to estimate the demand for oil going into the future and demand growth is not a given. It has been demonstrated in recent years that demand for oil can and does decline dramatically under certain economic circumstances. As alternative fuels such as natural gas, solar energy, wind energy, tidal energy, and nuclear energy all are added to the energy supply the demand for oil may fall. Likewise, efficiency could easily change the demand for oil dramatically. Changes in miles/gallon for cars and trucks, new public transit, changes in fuel efficiency of jet planes and ships, and new efficiency of diesel engines could easily cut the amount of oil needed for the same amount of work by dramatic amounts.

Technology has a tendency to alter markets for the better when scarcity becomes an issue. This is likely to happen with oil, and for this reason I believe we have centuries of oil supply ahead of us. As is often quoted, the stone age did not end due to lack of stones, and the oil age will not end due to lack of oil.

How Will Climate Change Impact Texas?

Impacts of Climate Change
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Texas experiences a variety of climates, from the subtropical southeast to arid desert climates in the north and west. All regions are likely to experience an increased mean annual temperature and an increasing shortage of freshwater. Other effects of climate change differ as a function of the state’s geography.

Texas has nearly 600km of coastline, this will experience higher sea levels leading to increased beach erosion, subsidence and saltwater infiltration. Higher sea temperatures in the Gulf of Mexico could produce more frequent and larger algal blooms which could prove to be toxic to indigenous fish and plant species. Warmer waters in the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico will contribute to the intensity, and probably the frequency, of coastal storms and hurricanes.

Rainfall across the state will be disrupted by climate change, most noticeably affecting the agricultural economies and the availability of freshwater. Texas has been drawing excessive water from its aquifers, in future it will have to rely more on freshwater captured in surface reservoirs. As the climate becomes warmer and drier, these supplies will become less reliable, something that has been demonstrated by the droughts in recent years.

Rising temperatures will further enhance the strong urban heat islands and this will result in more heat-related illnesses and deaths.

At the same time, the increasing temperatures will lead to more severe localized weather events such as thunder storms and outbreaks of intense rain; the consequence of which will be increased flooding.

The economy of Texas relies heavily on agricultural and forestry production. As the climate changes these will be impacted by the changes in rainfall, localized flooding and the reduced availability of water for irrigation purposes. Rising temperatures will be accompanied by the northward migration of certain weeds and pests that could be damaging to the harvests. Insect infestation could lead to reduced crop yields and the increasing reliance on pesticides and herbicides.


Effects on Energy Supplies
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Texas has the good fortune to benefit from several sources of renewable energy that, in recent years, have begun to be developed.

At present the largest portion of its electricity needs come from coal-fired and nuclear power plants. Recently, the state backed away from approving 11 new coal-fired power plants and is in the process of redefining its energy policies.

Technological advances have reduced the price and increased the efficiency of solar energy generation. With the hot and sunny summers, Texas is well placed to capitalize on the abundant radiant energy from the sun.

Additionally, wind generated power is becoming increasingly economical and is being produced in greater quantities, especially by the wind farms in west Texas; today the state ranks first in terms of US wind power generation .


Local Initiatives
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To date the federal government has yet to implement a meaningful climate protection policy at the federal or state level. As a consequence, many Texan cities have implemented initiatives to reduce their own carbon footprints and to push for action on climate change. Seventeen Texan cities including Austin, Dallas, and San Antonio have signed the US Conference of Mayors Climate Protection Agreement committing themselves to carbon reductions similar to those provided for by the Kyoto Protocol.

Austin and San Antonio are both members of the Cities for Climate Protection, this is a global campaign which involves the implementation of rigorous processes with the objective being a significant reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.


Sources
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• Environmental Protection Agency, Climate Change and Texas
http://www.epa.gov

• Ewing, Pendall and Chen - Measuring Sprawl and Its Impact
http://trb.metapress.com/content/a7926m4...

• Hurst, Kent - University of Texas at Arlington
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/dir/Kent/Hur...

• ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability, Cities for Climate Protection Campaign
http://www.iclei.org/

• Philander, S George – Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change
http://www.sagepub.com/booksProdDesc.nav?prodId=Book232005&currTree=Subjects&level1=U00

• Texas Department of Transportation,
http://www.dot.state.tx.us/

• US Conference of Mayors, Climate Protection Agreement
http://www.usmayors.com/

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