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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 property owner to use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioner, washing clothes, viewing TV, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are considerable, lots of residents discover that the convenience, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more enticing.

Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically lower and even remove your electric bills

Whether you're a homeowner, service, or nonprofit, electricity costs can make up a big portion of your regular monthly costs. With a solar panel system, you'll create totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will reduce your utility costs and you'll still save a lot of loan.

#2 Earn a great return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they are among the very best ways to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity bill cost savings, the typical American property owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect against increasing energy costs

One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy prices. In the past 10 years, property electrical energy costs have actually increased by approximately three percent annually. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and protect versus unpredictable increases in electrical power expenses. If you're a service or homeowner with changing capital, going solar likewise assists you better forecast and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your house value

Several studies have actually discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater home worths and offer faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more informed about solar, demand 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 a key part of attaining energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our country from price changes in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist 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 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 substantial contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is an excellent way to decrease your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially decrease that number. A normal residential photovoltaic panel system will eliminate three to 4 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 necessary elements of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that decide to run responsibly. Services are finding that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of consumer purchasing choices, producing goodwill and enhancing organisation outcomes.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

Solar purchase power arrangements (PPAs) and solar leasing has made it possible for homeowners to go solar for little or no money down.

Lots of homeowners select to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This suggests that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar company for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility business are infamous for their changing and unreliable electricity costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.

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

How To Design A Solar Panel To Store Energy And Convert It Into Electrical Energy?
First Of All, To Be Honest I Have Totally No Idea On How A Solar Panel Works. My Task Is To Design Something Like A Solar Powered Street Lamp Which Store Sun Energy During Day Time And Convert It Into Electrical Energy Then Light Energy So That The Lamp Can Work During Night Time. Any Ideas On How To Design The Solar Panel? Which Can Store Enough Or More Enegry In Case There Is No Sunlight Another Day. And Low Cost As Well :D

solar panels change light into electricity, and do NOT store power.

You need a solar panel capable of enough power to keep the light on all night. And that may be 6 hours of sun and 12 hours of dark.

Then you need a set of batteries large enough to hold that energy. And a charge controller to regulate the charge into the batteries. And then a light that will operate on the battery voltage, say 12 volts.

This is probably not practical due to the large solar panel required, and the large batteries. But here is a few numbers. Assume a 100 watt light at 12 volts. Assume you get at least 6 hours of sun every day and the light will be on for 12 hours. That means the battery has to store 100*12=1200 watt hours. divide by 12 and that is 100 amp-hours, a large auto battery size.

Allowing for 20% losses in the battery and circuitry, that means you nee 1400 watt hours from the solar panel. Since it has 4 hours to operate, that means it has to deliver 1400/4 = 350 watts at 15 volts.

So there it is: 350 watt panel
100 amp hour battery
charge controller sized for above
100 watt light.

If you have to allow for a day with no sun, then you need more batteries. Two nights means 2400 watt-hours, two batteries, a larger charge controller and a 2800/4 = 700 watt panel.

cost: $400 for batteries
$200 for charge controller
$2000 for panel

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Why Aren'T Electronics Made With Solar Panels?
Aren'T Batteries Bad For The Environment? Toxic? Expensive? With Small Solar Panels Phones, Ipod'S, Laptops & Other Small Electronics Could Be Smaller, Slimmer, More Efficient & Cost People Less To Charge Every Day. Maybe A Small Battery Inside As A Backup And To Store The Solar Energy For Night Time. But Overall, Batteries Should Be Optional. So Big Question: Why Aren'T Electronics Being Produced With Solar Panels?

Cost and and it would be inconvenient to the consumer in this "Gotta have instant gratification" society. take the amount of money you paid for your MP3 player- double it- would you still have bought it at that price? That IS what happens when you add in a 2 to 10 dollar component.

Besides- the energy required for most items you cite- a solar panel makes it not portable.

While you might be able to arbittrarily decide to go without an MP3 player for 24 hours, could you do it for a week? How about your cell phone? It uses more power- so go without it for 2 weeks.

You still need batteries to be charged by solar panels due to one major flaw of solar panels- they do not work in the dark.

So in effect all you are really doing is weighing the device down with a solar panel, and you still have not gotten away from a need for a battery.

I don't know about you, but I have an MP3 player about the diameter of a 50 cent piece- where are you going to put the solar panel????? It will not have enough power to operate the device, and marginal at best for charginthe battery which would take hours instead of the minutes it takes connected to a USB port.

How Much Area Is Required To Build 10 Solar Panels?

My panels are approx. 2'x4', so you would need 80 sf for 10.

Why Is A Silvered Surface Is Used At The Back Of A Solar Panel?

One of the enemies of PVC solar panels is heat and the silver reflects some of the heat away, but not all solar panels are silver they deal with heat other ways.

How Do You Store Energy Using A Solar Panel?
I Want To Know How You Can Store Energy Using A Solar Panel. The Energy Stored Needs To Be Stored So That A Light Or Laptop Charger Can Plug In To It.

Solar panel is not a energy storing device, rather it converts light energy to electrical energy and this energy either can directly used to run instruments or can be fed to battery for storing.

The working of the solar panel is like the inverse action of a LED, i.e. a LED converts electrical energy in to light where as a solar panel converts light energy in to electrical energy, basically it is a P-N junction diode.

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