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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 home owners to use the sun to power daily life: running your a/c, cleaning clothes, watching TV, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, numerous homeowners find that the convenience, special features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically minimize or perhaps remove your electric bills

Whether you're a house owner, service, or not-for-profit, electricity expenses can comprise a large part of your regular monthly expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate complimentary power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will minimize your utility costs and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.

#2 Make a terrific return on your investment

Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical energy bill savings, the typical American house owner pays off their solar panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect versus rising energy expenses

One of the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge utility rates. In the previous 10 years, residential electricity prices have gone up by an average of three percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and protect against unforeseeable increases in electricity expenses. If you're a company or property owner with fluctuating cash circulation, going solar likewise assists you much better projection and manage your expenses.

#4 Boost your residential or commercial property worth

Multiple research studies have found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater home values and offer more rapidly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into factor to consider 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 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 a crucial part of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our country from price variations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar industry included jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This development is expected to continue. Because solar-related tasks have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a considerable factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a fantastic method to lower your carbon footprint. Structures are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A common residential solar panel system will eliminate three to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are necessary components of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that select to run properly. Companies are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of consumer purchasing decisions, producing goodwill and improving company outcomes.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Lots of homeowners decide to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You merely pay the solar company for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the energy company.

As of June 2013, 75% of all American houses 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 power rates. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and easy mathematics, we can determine just how much electrical energy will be generated, and most importantly, at 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 Can I Find Inexpensive Solar Panel Set Ups For My House?
I Would Like To Install Solar Panels On My House. Does Anyone Know A Good Place To Find Inexpensive Solar Panels? I Would Be Willing To Do A Little Work Myself. No Need To Hire A Contractor.

You can find them online for tens of thousands of dollars (before shipping and installation) or you can build them yourself with items in your house and simple tools from the hardware store. There is a great ebook about how to do this. I'll put it as my source.

Which Would Be Better, Solar Panels Or Geothermal For A Home?
Im Looking Into Installing Either Solar Panels Or Geothermal Or Both For A Home. Do They Both Supply Electricty? Which Would Have More Benefit (Dont Mind The Cost)? Any Information Or Websites You Know Of Would Be Great

If you haven't built your home yet yes, theoretically you can do geothermal, but takes a LOT of space & you need a geoteck study to see if its viable where your home is. Never seen it in residential. Go solar.

I Want To Use A 12V 5 Watt Solar Batt Charger To Power My Sirius Boombox. How Can I Do This?
I Am Trying To Find A Way To Power My Sirius Sattelite Boom Box Using Solar. I Was Thinking Of Using The 12V 5 Watt Panel Offered On Harborfreight.Com (Item 41144-0Vga) With My Boombox (Subx2.) The Only Problem That I See Is The Input Voltage On The Boombox Is 12V 3Amps Where The Solar Cell Is 5 Amps. How Do I Regulate The Ampreage?

You would be best served by using the solar panel to charge up some NiCad batteries instead of directly connecting the panel to a boom box. (unless you need this for a demo on solar power)

The solar panel is not going to output a stead voltage. It will vary from 0 to more that 18volts depending upon the amount of light. To charge a batery you need more voltage that the battery to push current into the battery. Normally solar charging systems use a regulator to protect the battery (and panel) http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/ctaf/di... This regulator wold protect a car batery & panel from over current and you could then use a 12V inverter to power 120VAC appliances or another battery charger.

You can use a solar cell to directly charge a small NiCad as this is done all the time in those cheap solar lights. So you can scale this up a bit and manually charge some NiCads for the boom box passing the voltage vrom the solar panel through a series resistor and diode. the resistor would limit the current to the batteries during charging to their recomended quick charge (5hr) current. in the case of the harbor freight batteries this is 450mA and the diode is used to prevent a backflow of current from the batteries to the solar cell if there is little or no sun.

If you wanted to limit charging current a little more reliably you would use a linear regulator wired as a current source to limit current flow automatically to a consistant value. (This just becomes a variable resistor that adjusts for variations in solar output)

And while your at it don't forget to wire in a fuse to protect everything.


EDIT
Assuming that you will spend upto $100.00 you would save the need to use 12 sets of disposable batteries. (Assuming a little over $8 per set. I am also assuming that you need D batteries.) While a NiCad set charged off regular house hold current @ 0.05 per hour is your alternative. Using Five cents and 5 hours charging per day you would break even in 400 days of daily Boom box use(alternating between two sets of batteries) . In other words you save 25 cents in electricity each time you recharge via solar. You can tweak these numbers with your electric rates to compute payback.

Which Stores Can You Buy Solar Panels At?
Plz Also Label The Price For The Panel. I Want A Small Panel But Can Produce A Sufficent Amount Of Energy. Thank You :)

A lot of RV stores carry solar panels, though that may not be the most economical source. You can get small solar panels from Jameco Electronics:
http://www.jameco.com/webapp/wcs/stores/...

For larger panels, these companies carry a wide variety of panels, though you may need to search a bit to find what you want:
http://www.solarelectricsupply.com/Solar...
http://www.altersystems.com/catalog/inde...
http://alphasolar.com/alpha_solar_005.htm

What Is The Best Way To Save The Environment.?
I'M In The School Committee And Need To Find A Plan That We Can Do As A School To Help The Environment So We Can Get Solar Panels.

well if your school doesn't have money for solar panels, then run a bottle drive, because your recycling bottles and tetra packs (which is very green), and your using it for a earth-friendly fund.

or you could make or buy reusable bags, and sell them again for your earth-friendly school fund. Your providing people a way to reduce the amount of plastic bags, and again it's for a green cause.

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