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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 home owners to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning unit, cleaning clothing, viewing TV, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are substantial, lots of residents find that the convenience, special functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly lower and even eliminate your electric bills

Whether you're a house owner, service, or nonprofit, electrical energy costs can comprise a large part of your regular monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your energy expenses and you'll still save a lot of money.

#2 Make a great return on your investment

Solar panels aren't an expense-- they are among the best ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electricity costs savings, the average American property owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect against rising energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy prices. In the past 10 years, residential electricity prices have actually increased by approximately three percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and secure versus unpredictable increases in electrical energy expenses. If you're a business or house owner with rising and falling money circulation, going solar likewise helps you much better forecast and handle your expenses.

#4 Boost your home worth

Numerous research studies have found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher home values and sell faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated 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 component of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our country from price variations in global energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market included jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This development is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related tasks tend to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a considerable factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a terrific method to decrease your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A normal property solar panel system will get rid of 3 to 4 tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social responsibility are very important parts of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Increasingly, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that decide to operate responsibly. Organisations are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of customer acquiring choices, producing goodwill and improving organisation 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 loan down.

Many house owners pick to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar provider for electricity-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment

The energy business are infamous for their varying and unreliable electricity prices. There is clearly an upward trend.

With solar panels and basic mathematics, we can determine how much electrical power will be produced, and most significantly, at exactly what rate, 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

If People Started Using White Roofing Shingles Would This Reduce Global Warming?
I Have Heard That Using Solar Panels Does Not Reduce Global Warming Because They Are Black And That They Actually Make The Earth Warmer. This Is Where I Got The Idea For My Question.

It would just reflect the rays, I don't think it would change anything. Either way the earth cools and heats naturally. For example when my parents where my age people were freaking out about global cooling, and now adays it's all about global warming. Just my opinion though

Could You Use A Solar Panel To Make Hho To Run A Generator To Power A Home.?
I Think If Solar Cells Become Damaged They May Expose The Environment To Toxic Materials That Are Within The Cells. If This Can Happen. Then I Don'T Want Them Near My Home. So If I Move Them Away From The Home There Is Significant Losses In Dc Voltages. Due To Long Run Leads. But If You Used It Away From The Home You Can Achieve That Efficiency Once Again By Making Hho To Run A Generator. Witch Produces Ac. Ac Doesn'T Have The Long Lead Loss That Dc Would Experience. And Safer By Distance. Like Being 100 Miles Away From A Nuclear Power Plant Verses 15 Miles Away. If There Is A Issue At Hand.

~My comments are enclosed with a ~
Could you use a solar panel to make hho to run a generator to power a home? ~yes~
I think if solar cells become damaged they may expose the environment to toxic materials that are within the cells. ~I believe this is a minor, perhaps negligible problem = The toxins are a problem when the solar cells are manufactured, not at disposal or damage~ if this can happen. then i don't want them near my home. so if i move them away from the home ~There is a significant possibility that remote solar cells will be stolen or vandalized~ there is significant losses in dc voltages. due to long run leads. ~you can connect many solar cells in series, and use a dc to dc converter to produce low voltage dc for electrolysis, and/or connect many electrolysis cells in series~ but if you used it away from the home you can achieve that efficiency ~ I suspect that the value of hho is seriously exaggerated, perhaps a scam~ once again by making hho to run a generator. which produces ac. ac doesn't have the long lead loss ~at the same RMS voltage, ac line losses are higher than dc line losses~ that dc would experience. and safer by distance. like being 100 miles away from a nuclear power plant verses 15 miles away. if there is a issue at hand.

Is It Possible To Build Solar Panels With Recycled Glass?
I Have An Important Eco Friendly House Project 2 Do So I Need Some Answers!!!! If U Could Also Post Some Sites That Wld B Gr8!!

It sounds like you're talking about passive solar - windows. Most of the time glass is actually "downcycled" - to use a term from the book Cradle-to-Cradle. With solar panels - photovoltaic (PV) - they use the highest quality products available. They do make one type of PV from glass, but it doesn't have the highest energy conversion rate.

Where Can I Find An Understandable?
Diagram On Building A Solar Panel To Heat My Home?

What Makes A Home Comfortable And Desireable To Live In Or Buy? Zero Energy Building, Living In An &Quot;Ecosphere&Quot;
I'M Currently Designing A Building For My Last Year Project In Industrial Design. It'S Going To Be A Completely Self Sustained Building, Prefabricated But Still Customizable In The Set Up. My Question, If You'D Build A House Or Are Looking To Buy One: What Do You Expect Or Want From A Home? What Makes It Comfortable? What Luxuries Should It Have? How Much Would You Consider Destructive Natural Forces In The Design, Such As Storms, Earthquakes, Floods And Fire? Have You Build Or Lived In A Similar Place, And Is There Anything You'D Do Different Next Time?

this is interesting as we have begun planning a house to build and we are asking ourselves the same questions

what do i want from a home: - protection, comfort, sanctuary
zero/to low impact on environment. zero to low energy use.

re destructive natural forces: we are looking at the AI Dome home designs but domes have some design limitations and the looks are only so so if you can see it. - you might not as
we are also looking at either earth-bermed or underground.

mostly i think we may go the quonset hut shape with the technology of the AI Dome type building - the shape lends itself to most home layout but still has a wide open feeling (we dont want a multistory) and if the home is placed partway up a hill we avoid flooding as well. this is also a very fire resistant way to build.

also i would use extensive insulation (i like the bluejean insulation) :) with those tube skylights - i probably would have more that one section and would connect them, maybe using shipping containers --putting the containers at least half underground and create window seats along the walls with small horizontal windows that look out on the property (to see wildlife without being seen- as i do a lot of photograpy

the front of the house would have a series of tall vertical narrow windows for letting in light without resorting to needing picture windows (heat loss, breakability, and security issues with large window masses)

what would i put in it: bamboo or cork flooring thru-out, a small soapstone masonry woodburning stove in addition to the radiant floor heating and the solar hot-water heating. in one of the extensions i would have a green house environment with water tanks that not only would filter household grey water but would raise small eating fish (mostly tilapia) solar panels would be used for electrical as well as a small windmill. hopefully being fully off grid.

using an open floor plan (the only walls would be ones that could be moved) rather japanese in feel -i would keep the colors soft and warm with pops of color in furniture and art work. with no carpeting (only cleanable area rugs) and no draperies, allergins and upkeep would be minimal.

luxuries i would want - a vulcan or wolf gas stove, subzero refrigerator and freezer. the whole house would be lined in bookcases - a large family sized dining table- computers/tvs would be a necessary luxury in our family and a place for playing music and working at our arts/crafts -a dark room for my photography

i dont know if we would want animals or not- i like the idea of raising my own chickens and pigs for food but not sure at our age we really want the responsibilty but if we did we would build the barn/henhouse on the same principals of protection and self sufficiancy.

is this the kind of thing you were looking for? it was fun to write--would love to bounce ideas of other like minded people

rj
http://thepatchworkkatt.blogspot.com/

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