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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

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 resident to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your ac system, cleaning clothing, watching TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, numerous homeowners discover that the convenience, special features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more enticing.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Dramatically decrease or even eliminate your electrical bills

Whether you're a house owner, business, or nonprofit, electricity expenses can make up a large part of your month-to-month costs. With a solar panel system, you'll generate totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will reduce your utility expenses and you'll still save a lot of money.

#2 Make an excellent return on your investment

Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity bill cost savings, the average American house owner pays off their solar panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy rates. In the past 10 years, property electrical energy costs have gone up by an average of three percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and protect versus unforeseeable increases in electrical energy costs. If you're a company or house owner with changing capital, going solar likewise assists you much better projection and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your house worth

Several studies have actually found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have greater residential or commercial property worths and offer quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more informed about solar, demand for 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 a key element of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from cost fluctuations in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market added jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This development is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related tasks tend to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is an excellent method to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can considerably reduce that number. A typical property solar panel system will remove 3 to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are essential parts of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line results. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding services that pick to operate responsibly. Companies are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective chauffeur of consumer purchasing choices, creating goodwill and improving service outcomes.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Numerous property owners decide to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This means that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, maintenance, tracking and repairs. You merely pay the solar company for electricity-- 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 utility business are notorious for their varying and undependable electrical energy costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can compute just how much electrical power will be created, and most significantly, at exactly what price, for a minimum of the next 20 years (fixed 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

Help Understanding Solar Panel Stuff?
I Want To Get A Solar Panel To Run A Fan (Or Two) For Swamp Coolers. I'M Not Looking To Power 20&Quot; Box Fans, Just Maybe Some Of Those Auto Fans. What The Heck Kind Of Panel Do I Need? What Is A Power Inverter And What Does It Do? Will I Lose All My Power If I Use A 100' Extension Cord? How Do I Choose What I'M Going To Need?

Any fan you find in a store is going to expect AC, not DC, which is what solar panels produce.
An inverter changes DC to AC.
You'll probably want a deep cycle car battery to smooth out overages and underages.
Any fan will tell you how many watts it uses.
Panels should (i haven't looked) tell you how many watts they produce.
Just off hand, I'd guess you're looking at a 2'x4' panel.
Considering how much you'll be paying for the rest of the stuff, a good 100' cord is appropriate,.
Last, it's worth the experience, but you'll never recover the cost of everything that you'll have to buy.

Have fun.

What Are The Best Solar Panels?

If you don't have them already then you should go for solar thermal panels (the ones that heat up water for your shower etc) they represent the most cost effetive option.

http://www.southwest-environmental.co.uk...

14% of energy in the home is used for water heating, and using the sun energy to heat, rather than convert it to electrical energy is more effective.

Is Costco The Best Place To Go In Case There'S A Zombie Apocolypse?

.........PROS..........
1. Resources
(a) Food: Tons of it, and if you're even halfway smart - rationing, smoking and curing the meats, preserving, pickling, and dehydrating the fruits and vegetables, etc. - it'll last you and a good sized group of survivors many years.
(b) Parts and supplies: Your radio short out? Head on over to aisle ten. Scouting vehicle blow a tire? Auto Center is the answer to your problems. And if you're lucky, the Costco you've decided to call home also has a gas station.
(c) Trade: Roaming band of post-apocalyptic gypsies have your favorite season of Buffy on DVD? You've got enough alcohol, sugar, spices, and toilet paper to on hand to trade for every season of that adorable vampire hunter's adventures, with enough left over to bargain for that new wife you've been looking for too!
(d) Real Estate: The parking lot, the roof, the store floor. Want to plant a garden? Need to set up a few solar panels? Hoping to play a game of pickup basketball? Fear not, for you've even got enough space to raise the ten head of elephant you found heading down I-5.
(e) Health: Not only do you have a buttload of the medical world's swiss army knife - sweet, sweet alcohol - but you've got a stocked pharmacy and more first-aid kits than you could ever use.

2. Defense
(a) Construction: Ready-made out of cinderblock and furnished with metal doors, it'll take little effort to fully secure your new home. And the savings are amazing, too!
(b) Second tier: Unwanted visitor strolling down your aisle in the middle of the night? Good thing you've set up your home away from home thirty feet up on the top shelf. Those silly undead can't climb.
(c) Weapons: While your average neighborhood Costco won't carry any uzi submachine guns or RPGs, it will have plenty of gardening and carpentry tools, which will easily fend off the wandering geek in a pinch. And no ammo required!

.........CONS..........
1. Competition
(a) Aquiring: You and everybody's brother will be thinking the same thing. If you don't get their first, you better hope the guy who did is super generous and welcoming, or at least has the decency to throw you a bottle of Jack so you can be sh*tfaced while the zombie horde gnaws away at your innards.
(b) Maintaining: Even if you're one lucky basterd and happen to get your hands on the master key, you'll still spend the rest of your days watching the horizon, ever vigilante, for the next foe who wants what you've got.

2. Zombie paradise
(a) Epicenter: The problem with the Costco? People. Lot's of 'em. Even at 10am on a weekday you'll still find most stores to be a writhing mass of clueless, clueless shoppers, and if even one walking deadsman stumbles onto the premises, you've quickly got hundreds to deal with. Ever try to negotiate the sea of Costcotoans on a Saturday afternoon? It's like playing frogger on expert level, except in the game the passing logs are slightly more alert to the presence of the frog. You think these people would notice their cart-neighbor's throat being disassembled? Think again.
(b) Hidden dangers: Even if your local branch isn't immediately Zombie HQ, there are still plenty of holes and crevices in which a geek could lie dormant for days or weeks, appearing when you least expect it to tear off and devour your great uncle Henry's right arm. "No, Uncle Hank, I CAN'T lend you a hand. And that wasn't funny the first hundred times you said it." The fantasies of jumping headlong into a pool of rotting, gnawing teeth will start immediately. Thorough and frequent sweeps will be a must.

.........CONCLUSION..........
The Costco could be your best friend or your worst enemy, and there's no way can know which it'll be. Plan accordingly.

So What Do You All Think About Solar Panels? Are They Worth It?
Wondering If I Should Get Them?? Not Sure If Its Worth Leasing? Also Anyone Know Anything About Solar City?

Solar panels can "be worth it" but it is more complex issue than that.

It will always be more efficient to add insulation, change to high efficiency lights, more efficient appliances, etc, first to try and save energy.

However, if you have done all of that and you have a south facing area whee they could be mounted and you live in an area with a decent amount of sun, then they could pay off.

I have no experience myself with Solar City, but I know from word of mouth they are good. I can recommend from first hand experience REC Solar. I have 20 of their panels on my south facing roof. They have a leasing deal or a deal where you buy the system outright (which is what I did) but for less than you might think.

I'd be glad to help you if you had any other questions.

White Solar Panels, Is This Out There Somewhere?
I Remember In Science That We Talked About White Colored Objects Having The Ability To Reflect The Sun'S Rays Out Of The Earth Like What What Snow Does. My Science Teacher Said Having White Solar Panels Would Not Only Be An Excellent Way To Harness Energy But Also Reflect The Sun Rays Out Of The Earth And Cool It'S Temperature By Acting Like The Snow In The North. My Question Is Does This Logic Work And Can You Actually Buy White Solar Panels?

The area of solar panels is insignificant. Even when panels are put on a roof, they generally don't cover the whole roof. Also, panels, whether for heating or electricity, are intentionally made not to reflect light, since they want to absorb as much energy as possible.

However, painting an individual roof white or silver can have other environmental benefits. That simple act can save a lot of energy in places where air conditioning is used in the summer. We have a white roof, with panels over it, and don't even need an air conditioner.

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