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"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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  • 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 everyday life: running your ac system, washing clothes, viewing TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, many property owners discover that the benefit, distinct functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably minimize and even eliminate your electrical expenses

Whether you're a house owner, company, or nonprofit, electricity expenses can comprise a big portion of your monthly expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll create complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your energy costs and you'll still save a lot of loan.

#2 Make a terrific return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the very best ways to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power bill savings, the average American property owner pays off their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the past 10 years, residential electrical power costs have increased by an average of three percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and secure against unpredictable boosts in electrical power expenses. If you're a company or homeowner with rising and falling cash flow, going solar likewise assists you better projection and manage your costs.

#4 Increase your house worth

Multiple studies have found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being 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 an essential element 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 changes in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry included tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This development is anticipated to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is an excellent method to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially decrease that number. A common domestic photovoltaic panel system will remove three to four heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social duty are very important components of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Increasingly, customers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding services that opt to operate properly. Organisations are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful motorist of consumer buying decisions, producing goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Numerous homeowners opt to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This suggests that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You merely pay the solar supplier for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

Since 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 undependable electrical energy rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and basic math, we can compute just how much electrical energy will be created, and most importantly, at what price, 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

How Hard Is It To Add Solar Panels To A House?
We Live In A Very High Sun Area, And I'M Thinking Solar Panels Could Do Nothing But Good. How Hard Is It To Implement This, And Does Anyone Have Any Links To Good Info?

I work on a lot homes and I've never seen one that worked more than 2 or 3 years. most of them were disconnected. maybe the future will give us better technology

How Do Solar Powered Cars Work?
How Do Solar Pwered Cars Work? The Process.

Solar panels would charge a battery pack. These batteries would power electric motors at the wheels and propel the vehicle

I don't see these as a practical means of transportation any time soon for the following reasons:

Limited range
Limited capacity
Limited speed
Weather limitations
Less sunlight in the winter months would limit range even more
Accessories such as lighting, ventilation, heating, etc. would reduce range, capacity, or speed.
Could leave you stranded on a cloudy or rainy day
Could not be driven far at night

See the link below for more information on solar powered cars.

Would You Pay More For Wind Power?
Hi, I'M Doing My Isu And I Have A Simple Question: Would You Pay More Money On Your Electricity Bill For Wind Power? What About Other Clean Renewable Energy?

I wouldn't pay any more for wind power, or any other kind of green power. The only long-term, sustainable way for green power to work is for it to be more cost effective than other forms of energy. This will happen one of two ways:

1) The government puts so many taxes and restrictions on non-green power (or gives leniency and tax breaks to green power) that it becomes more profitable to utility companies to use green power.

2) The cost of digging for more oil, and supplying other non-green energy forms becomes so expensive due to diminishing raw forms of it that it is more profitable for companies to use green energy.

This is really an economics problem. All businesses will make decisions to make as much profit as possible, even utilities. When green-power fits into this catagory it will be used.

For me wind power takes up too much land for the amount of energy you get in return. I prefer nuclear and clean burning waste to energy incinerators (which would also help to take care of our garbage problem). From the studies I've seen, green energy just isn't efficient enough to power the whole planet. The only option that might be viable is in the area of solar power. If engineers can design a more advanced way to capture the sun's power it's possible that it could power the planet, but it would need to be a lot more efficient than what we have today.

One out of the box idea I like is requiring all buildings to have a power generating wind mill and/or solar panels. This would greatly reduce the need for power from power plants, regardless of their energy source.

What Is The Efficiency Of Solar Panels And How Dependable Are Solar Panels, Why Is This?

There is not room enough here to write everything about the research being done on solar cell efficiency. There are reports of cells that use 40 - 41 per cent of energy from the sun. Boeing and Honda are but a few. Different methods and technologies that are used have brought the % rate over the 40% barrier and more to come. By increasing the total concentration of sunlight on the solar cell it mutiplies the cell area for greater effeciency. Sorry can't go on, but try CNET news.
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Can Someone Help Me With Solar Energy?
How Does Solar Energy Reduce The Greenhouse Gas, Global Warming, And Dangers To The Environment?

(fossil fuel is actually stored solar energy, but let's sidestep that)

If you mean "collecting realtime solar energy", as in using solar powered hot water systems, solar panels etc., then compared to burning fossil fuel such as oil or coal, solar energy produces no carbon dioxide (which is a greenhouse gas). The buildup of carbon dioxide beyond naturally-occuring levels is generally held to be causing global warming, whose effects can be seen in the melting of arctic sea ice etc.
The collection of solar energy does not, in general, release pollutants into the environment such as sulphur dioxide or nitrous oxides which are released by burning high-sulphur coal or gasoline.

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