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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

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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 air conditioning system, cleaning clothes, watching TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are considerable, numerous property owners discover that the convenience, special functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.

Top Ten Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably decrease or even remove your electric costs

Whether you're a homeowner, company, or nonprofit, electrical energy costs can comprise a large part of your monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your utility expenses and you'll still save a lot of cash.

#2 Make a great return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the very best ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy bill savings, the average American homeowner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect against increasing energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility costs. In the past 10 years, domestic electrical power prices have actually gone up by an average of 3 percent yearly. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and safeguard versus unpredictable boosts in electrical power costs. If you're a company or property owner with changing cash flow, going solar likewise helps you better projection and handle your expenses.

#4 Boost your home or business value

Several research studies have actually discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and offer faster 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 educated about solar, demand for properties geared up with solar 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 attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our country from cost variations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

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

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a terrific way to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A common domestic solar panel system will remove 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are essential components of an organization's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding services that choose to operate responsibly. Businesses are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful chauffeur of consumer purchasing choices, developing goodwill and enhancing company outcomes.

#9 Start Saving 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 house owners opt to finance their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This means that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, maintenance, monitoring and repair works. You just pay the solar service provider for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility companies are notorious for their varying and unreliable electrical power rates. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and basic mathematics, we can determine what does it cost? electricity will be produced, and most significantly, at exactly what cost, for at least 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

What Mechanical Conversion Is A Solar Panel? What Are The Mechanical Conversions?
Science Project.

A solar panel converts radiant energy to electricity. There are no macroscopic mechanics involved.
Mechanical conversion involves gears, pulleys, levers, windlasses, etc. which multiply force.
Fans move air, or can be driven by an air current. Engines convert heat into pressure, and pressure
into rotational torque. Mechanical conversion usually involves some form of work which means
applying a force through a distance. The solar panel doesn't fit the conventional interpretation of a machine.

For homework purposes, "mechanical conversion" probably has a specific meaning within the context
where it appears.

For a better answer add details and choose your words precisely.

How Do Solar Panels Work?

Solar panels rely on the properties of silicon. You see, silicon (Si on your periodic table) has just four electrons when in its natural state. Of course, a silicon atom actually has room four 8 electrons.

One silicon atom can combine with another silicon atom to create a strong bond, sharing each others four electrons. Of course, to create electricity, you need to have a positive or negative charge. Because the two silicon atoms exactly fill each others capacity of 8, there is no positive or negative charge.

So, to create electricity, the silicon must be combined with another element that will give it a positive or negative charge. If you take silicon and combine it chemically with phosphorus (which can give 5 electrons), you end up with a negative charge. There is that one extra electron that is floating around that silicon just does not need.

To create a positive charge, silicon can be combined with an element with three electrons to offer, like boron. This positive combination allows electricity to flow.

All right, so this is all fine and good, but has it really answered the question at hand: how do solar panels work? After all, I have not even yet mentioned the sun, right? Well, be patient, the sun will enter the picture, right about now.

Sunlight has many different particles of energy, one of which is the photon. These photons hit the silicon/phosphorus atoms and knocks off the extra electron, right to where the positive silicon/boron atom can suck it in.

As this continues to happen to atom after atom, electricity is generated. Of course, for this to really work, it requires a lot of atoms, a lot of plates, a lot of solar cells... To power a house or a car, it takes a whole lot of solar panels.

Oh, so what happens to that extra electron that got thrown out of one "negative" home and thrown into the "positive" home? Well, child services take him back to his original home, just so that the process can start all over again!

Solar Power Energy...Cost And Who Installs Them?
Ok Here It Is ..I Need To Install Solar Panels On My Roof And I Have Appliance That Need 220W. Of Electricity , How Can I Do It And Who Does Them?

I'd suggest going to the website below, finding someone in your area who has installed a lot of solar arrays, and asking them for a price quote and installation details.

It's impossible to size the unit based on the info that you've given us. Because the sun only shines some of the time, you'll need to store some energy - if your 220W appliance ever runs when the sun isn't out. And the amount you need to store will depend on whether your appliance runs continuously, or cycles, or whatever.

Good luck.

Since When Did Everything Become Not Cost-Effective?
You Know I Always Hear Everyone Talk About How Much This Would Cost Or How Much That Would Cost. Especially When It Comes To Alternative Energy. I'm All For The Pickens Plan, And Switching To Renewable Energy. I'm All For Enforcing New Building Codes To Retrofit New Buildings To Install Solar Panels, Skylights, And Septic Tanks. I'm All For Large Commercial And Industrial Buildings Installing Skylights And Wind Turbines. I'm All For A Universal Health Care Plan And Rebuilding The Infrastructure Of Our Oil-Based Economy. I'm Just Wondering As Expensive As These Processes May Sound, Does Anyone Realize They Would Only Cost A Fraction Of What This War Has Cost Us? Why Don't I See Anybody Lamenting About This Pointless War That Will Never Be Won? Does Anybody Realize That This War Is What's Put Us In Such A Huge Economic Recession?

Yes, and I knew it 8 years ago when I told people not to vote for Bush. But of course no one listened. What really makes me angry is they didn't just do it once but twice. When any one with their eyes open could see what was happening.

Any Companies That Have Solar Panels?
A Few Months Ago My Dad Said Something About Getting Solar Panels, And How Green They Were. I Was Just Wondering If There Were Any Companies That Sold Them And If They Would Actually Make A Big Difference.

Lots of companies sell solar panels, even Home Depot and Lowe's sell smaller ones. The problem is that they're pretty limited right now due to the cost. Unless the cost of electricity skyrocketed, you're unlikely to recover your investment thru savings on your bill. In Germany they've had much more widespread adoption of solar panels but only because their federal government subsidized the cost. At present solar cells (photovoltaic) are too expensive, they require a lot of care and use exotic metals, and it would take an awful lot of them to produce enough electricity for the average US home. They are handy for charging portable gadgets when you're away from an outlet but it's not yet viable for home use on it's own. You'd still need to be hooked up to the grid or have a back-up power source for cloudy days and night-time, or banks of batteries or another storage method.

Pairing it with wind power makes some sense, but even so photovoltaic may not be the best way to go. Another technology is solar thermal which uses mirrors to focus sunlight on an overhead tube or pipe that is filled with a liquid. The concentrated sunlight makes that liquid boil and the steam is used to turn a small turbine to generate electricity. This can be much more efficient and also a lot less prone to damage or problems with scratched/dirty panels. At the moment I don't know of anyone who is making these for home use but a couple of companies are building power plants in Nevada and other places using this technology. Hopefully in a year or two a home kit may be available.

You could probably design and build your own solar thermal plant using everyday materials since the materials are fairly basic, mirrors, tubing, a liquid (usually water) and so on. Some know-how or a good manual would be helpful but if you're handy with machinery and tools it shouldn't be too difficult. But the average home uses a lot of energy and even this would require a lot of roof-space. If you changed your home to run on LED lighting, got high-efficiency appliances and turned off devices that weren't in use it would be easier to do.

New thin-film cells are better but still so costly that it would take decades to get your investment back in cost savings. It's probably a bit too early for most people to install solar panels to power their homes but with more research and tax incentives that might change in the next few years. I expect solar thermal will become the dominant technology, since we lack enough exotic materials to make massive numbers of conventional photovoltaic cells.

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