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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 property owner to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your ac system, cleaning clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are significant, lots of home owners discover that the benefit, distinct features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more attractive.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly decrease or even eliminate your electrical bills

Whether you're a property owner, service, or nonprofit, electricity costs can make up a big part of your regular monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create totally 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 decrease your utility expenses and you'll still save a great deal of money.

#2 Earn an excellent return on your investment

Solar 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 significant electrical power bill cost savings, the typical American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard against increasing energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy rates. In the past 10 years, domestic electrical power costs have actually gone up by an average of 3 percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and protect against unforeseeable increases in electrical energy costs. If you're a business or homeowner with fluctuating money flow, going solar likewise assists you better forecast and handle your costs.

#4 Boost your home value

Numerous research studies have actually discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have higher home values and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more educated about solar, demand for properties equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential part of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our country from rate variations in global energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market included tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This growth is anticipated to continue. Since solar-related jobs tend to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant contributor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is a terrific method to lower 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 common residential photovoltaic panel system will remove 3 to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are necessary elements of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding services that pick to operate responsibly. Organisations are finding that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of customer buying decisions, producing goodwill and enhancing business outcomes.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Many house owners decide to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This implies that a third-party company-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of installation, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar company for electrical power-- 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 energy business are well-known for their varying and unreliable electrical power rates. There is clearly an upward trend.

With solar panels and simple math, we can calculate how much electrical energy will be generated, and most significantly, at exactly what rate, for at least the next 20 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

Can Solar Panels Be Made With Plexi-Glass Covers Instead Of Glass?
Everywhere I See They Use Glass. Plexiglass Seems Like It Would Be More Durable. Does Anyone Know Something Of This?

in addition, plexiglass might absorb some of the frequencies that the solar panels use, decreasing the output.
and the answer might well be a combination of both.
plexiglass can be made to not break.
but it does not weather as well, becoming cloudy sooner than glass.

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What Size Should The Solar Panel On A Satellite Orbiting Jupiter Be?(Need Help Soon Please)?
A)What Size Should The Solar Panel On A Satellite Orbiting Jupiter Be If It Is To Collect The Same Amount Of Radiation From The Sun As A 1.0 M^2 Solar Panel On A Satellite Orbiting Earth? B)Can Radio Waves Have The Same Frequencies As Sound Waves (20 Hz-20,000 Hz})?

Radiation (light) goes down as the square of the distance, so take the ratio of jupiter's distance to the sun with earth's distance to the sun, square it, and then multiply the area of the solar panel by that factor.

b) yes, but the wavelength will be so long that they are not usable for much of anything.

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What Would You Do?
Here'S One And I Thank You All For Playing If You Woke Up Late Tomorrow To Find That There Was No Tv No Radio No Internet No Cell Phone No New Papers Delivered Your Mp3'S Will Not Play There Is No Electricity Your Car Will Not Start Your Generator Will Not Kick Over Nothing Mechanized Works If You Plug It In, Put Batteries, Gas, Cells.... Nothing Works.... What Would You Do?

What would I do. Go saw some reclaimed timber (I was doing it all by hand yesterday anyway). Light the wood burning stove, make a nice cup of tea. Then go pick some fruit for breakfast and if the right season maybe some nuts. The school bus wouldn't arrive so I would have the kids home with me.

I would go plant more trees, or continue pointing the barn with lime putty, or continue sanding the reclaimed beech work surfaces I am finishing. Then I would wander down to the pond, collect some veggies for lunch, go back in and prepare lunch.

After lunch I would miss the internet (like to read articles and play on y/a) but I would get one of my well loved books down and have an hour reading. Then back outside to finish whatever project I was on with this morning. Maybe start sorting out the slates for the re-roofing.

Before tea I would hand wash out some clothing (hot water from stove or maybe we have actually finished installing the solar panels we have, waiting, for hot water), hang it on the line to dry. Collect some more stuff for tea. After tea, I had better start planting some more veggies in case this power cut lasts a long time.

Evening, lanterns and candlelight, we use beeswax candles a lot in winter anyway. So I would probably do cross stitch, mend stuff, draw, paint, start the patchwork quilt I promised myself I would do, make cards and write letters to family and friends (well you have taken away emails and MSN) then when I get tired I would go to sleep.

I would really miss the computer but it sounds nice.

Anyone Who Knows Or Has Solar Panels?
Ok So If I Wanted To Put A Solar Panel On My House And I Live Where It Snows, Will That Be A Problem? If The Snow Covers The Solar Panel Will That Be A Problem? If So Then Do I Have To Climb On My Roof And Clear It Off Or What?

Yes, snow will reduce the amount of energy the photovoltaics recieve and convert to electricity. Because the panels usually have a very flat glass surface, and because the slope for the panels is usually fairly high, snow will often slide off.

Freezing rain, esp freezing rain changing to snow can make a covering that's difficult to get off. If you don't usually get freezing rain, and if you usually have nice sun after snow storms, your panels should be clear most of the time.

How Much Energy Would I Save If I Bought A Solar Panel?

If you live in urban areas, or on the grid in rural areas and are thinking of putting up panels the last time I got quotes they were for 15-watts a square foot of area. That means if you put up 1,000 sq.ft. you get 15-kilowatt-hours of power per hour of full sun.

If you count on full sun output for 2-3 hours a day, take your average daily use in kilowatt-hours from your electric bill and divide back to get how many square feet you need to supply your house in 2.5 hours. Then consider the lot location, latitude, climate and all to figure things from there.

Then double that to pay the bills if you can (how many square feet face the sun well enough to use, etc.). This means you make money after the initial capital expense is paid off which doesn't take long. For where there are restrictions against large panels there are cells made in what looks like roofing tiles; 1,000 square feet of panel in Seattle paid off in about 7 years.

What this means is that overall you are turning your roof into a small electric generation station tied to the grid so it adds to the power available for where it's needed.

Not only will you save all the energy you use, you'd make more for others to use most days. Most homes use > 50-kilowatt-hours a day, but consider other things as well so it's all installed at the same time to keep costs down.

If millions of people used panels, the existing grid can handle surges better, so, less likely to have a blackout or brownout during the summer for example. Panels are hard to get immediately, worldwide demand is high, Europe and Asia are installing a lot of them.

Improving your home's insulation pays, so does putting up barriers to cold winds, improving solar gain on rooms where you can. Keep thinking about how your home either gets too cold or too hot. Lattice screens and awnings reduce solar gain where it's too hot from too much sun. Work with what you have to reduce power needs, doesn't take a lot to make a big difference at most sites.

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