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Our Experienced Solar Consultants Help You Design The Perfect Solution

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 home owners to use the sun to power daily life: running your a/c unit, washing clothing, viewing TV, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are substantial, lots of residents discover that the convenience, special features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.

Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly lower or even remove your electric costs

Whether you're a homeowner, company, or not-for-profit, electricity expenses can make up a big portion of your monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will reduce your utility bills and you'll still save a great deal of loan.

#2 Make a terrific return on your financial investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional 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 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard versus increasing energy expenses

One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the ability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, residential electrical power costs have increased by an average of three percent every year. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and protect versus unforeseeable boosts in electrical energy costs. If you're a service or homeowner with ever-changing cash circulation, going solar likewise assists you better forecast and handle your expenses.

#4 Boost your house worth

Numerous studies have discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have greater property values and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively 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 properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase 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 create electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price changes in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market added jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs have the tendency to be higher 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 minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A typical domestic solar panel system will eliminate 3 to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Show your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are crucial components of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding services that opt to run responsibly. Organisations are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful chauffeur of consumer buying decisions, producing goodwill and improving business results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Many house owners decide to finance their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of installation, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You merely pay the solar service provider for electrical power-- 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 Investment

The energy business are notorious for their varying and unreliable electrical energy prices. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and simple mathematics, we can compute how much electrical energy will be produced, and most significantly, at exactly what price, 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 Is The Cheapest Place Where I Can Get Solar Panels From?
Both The Light Kind, And The Heat Kind.

How to Make a Solar Power Generator for Less Than $300

Using parts easily available from your local stores, you can make a small solar power generator for $250 to $300. Great for power failures and life outside the power grid. Power your computer, modem, vcr, tv, cameras, lights, or DC appliances anywhere you go. Use in cabins, boats, tents, archaeological digs, or while travelling throughout the third world. Have one in the office store room in case of power failures in your highrise. I keep mine in my bedroom where it powers my cd player, turntable, lights, modem, laptop, and (ahem) a back massager. I run a line out the window to an 8" x 24" panel on the roof.


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Would Your Taxes Rise If You Added Solar Panels?
Would Your Taxes Rise If You Added Solar Panels? If So How Much? What Is The Best Type Of Solar Panel To Use To Power A 1400 Square Foot Home?

Hi Mark. Most states actually give you tax incentives to installing solar. I am listing a site below for you, there is a solar "calculator" there which you can enter your state and it will tell you the approx cost of install and what the govt will reimburse you. It will also tell you if there are any state fundings or programs you can take advantage of for additional money. Solar will also increase the value of your home, but not significantly.
Good luck with your plans, solar for me unfortunately is too expensive. Also I had people come out to estimate an install of solar. Unless you have a south facing roof with good sun exposure it may not be beneficial for you to put it in.

Is Solar Energy Worth It Due To The Cost Of Solar Panels?
Is The Energy Required To Manufacture Solar Panels Significant Enough To Affect The Cost-Effectiveness Of Solar Energy?

No matter where you are getting your electricity something has to be manufactured to create it. It isn't as if we have enough plants currently to satisfy demand. By building and installing solar we can reduce the number of coal or natural gas burning plants that need to be built to supply our growing demand. There is a lot of evidence that the large grid system that we have leaves us more vulnerable to disruption due to attack or natural disaster.

From a personal point of view, it is more cost effective to produce my own electricity using solar panels. I will break even on my system in about 6 years, my system is guaranteed for 25, so I'll be getting free electricity for 19 years, plus I won't be affected by the rising cost of energy.

How To Chose The Right Solar Panel For My Home?
I'M About To Buy One But I Don'T Really Know Which One Is Best For My Home.

Here are the pros and cons of four major solar panel system types.

Solar Roof Tiles
Solar roof tiles are shaped to interlock with your existing roof tiles for a barely-there shimmer of indigo that even the most persnickety homeowner association probably won’t object to. Solar roof tiles, which come in many different shapes and sizes, are a sleek, aesthetically pleasing alternative to traditional roof-mounted systems. However, they do tend to be more expensive, both in materials and installation. And because solar roof tiles must be integrated directly into your existing roof, it’s crucial to get a competent, fully licensed, and experienced solar installer to do the job.

Roof-Mounted Solar Panels
These blue roof panels are what people usually associate with solar panels, and they remain popular for good reason. Roof-mounted solar panels are more versatile than their tiled incarnation and can come in attractive low-profile styles. Because they sit on a frame just above your roof, these solar panels offer less disruption to your roof and can actually extend its life by shielding it from the elements. However, some homeowner associations do object to their appearance, especially if they face the street or are bright blue. A solar evaluation can help you determine where and how your solar panels will be mounted before you run into trouble with your association.

Solar Patio Covers
The smallest and most inconspicuous of all solar panel systems, a solar patio cover sits invisibly on top of your garden patio and provides shade and energy at the same time. They are ideal for homeowners who have (or are interested in building) a south-facing patio or whose roofs are not ideal for a solar installation. Generally, solar patio covers are best for households with relatively low energy demands or limited space, but they can also be extensions of larger solar panel systems.

Ground-Mounted Solar Panel Systems
If you are a landowner whose land is unproductive or unusable, you can use it to generate electricity with a ground-mounted solar panel system. These larger scale systems can be either stationary or motorized to track the sun for much greater greater efficiency. If you would like to minimize disruption to your land, look for a system that sits on ballasts and can be removed cleanly at the end of its 30-40 year lifespan. Although most people have neither the land nor the electrical needs to justify a

Building An Eco Friendly House In Georgia?
Im Doing A School Project On Environmentally Friendly Homes Where We Design Our Own Home And My House Is Going To Be In Georgia. I Was Wondering If Yall Could Help Me With Some Ideas... Like What Kind Of Insulation And Windows To Use, What Side To Put Solar Panels On, Which Wat The House Should Face Etc.... Please Help Me!

You should install the Solar Panels facing East - that is what the NJ based solar company called ArosaEnergy did and it is working great _ Gogreen all the way.

Also in order to go green in your garden or landscape you can do what we did with Rubberecycle mulch over wood mulch to save our trees via not using wood mulch.

You Go Green - let's all go green.

Hope it is an help

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