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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 conditioning unit, washing clothes, viewing TV, cooking dinner. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are significant, lots of property owners discover that the benefit, distinct features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Dramatically lower or perhaps eliminate your electrical costs

Whether you're a homeowner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical power expenses can make up a large part of your regular monthly costs. With a solar panel system, you'll produce 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 decrease your utility bills and you'll still conserve a great deal of money.

#2 Make a great return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy bill cost savings, the typical American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus increasing energy costs

Among the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy rates. In the previous ten years, residential electricity costs have actually increased by approximately 3 percent yearly. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and safeguard against unforeseeable increases in electrical power costs. If you're a service or homeowner with rising and falling capital, going solar likewise assists you much better projection and handle your expenditures.

#4 Boost your home or business worth

Several studies have actually discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have greater home worths and offer faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are significantly 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, demand for residential or commercial properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential part of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from price fluctuations in international energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar industry included jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This growth is expected to continue. Because solar-related tasks have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a considerable factor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a fantastic way to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A normal property solar panel system will eliminate 3 to 4 loads of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social responsibility are important parts of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding businesses that select to run properly. Companies are finding that "green" credentials are an effective chauffeur of consumer acquiring choices, developing goodwill and enhancing company outcomes.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Lots of homeowners decide to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This suggests that a third-party company-- the solar service provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of installation, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar supplier for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The energy companies are notorious for their varying and undependable electrical power costs. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and easy mathematics, we can determine just how much electrical power will be created, and most significantly, at exactly what price, for a minimum of the next Twenty 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

Q. How The Electricity Is Produced By Using Solar Energy?
Please Describe In Details How Do The Whole Mechanisms Work? How It Is Developed? What Apparatus Is Required? How The Solar Panel Is Constructed And How It Works? Explain Me All Questions By Using 3D Figures Or Images Or Video If Available. I Have No Prior Knowledge About Solar Electricity So; Please Guide Me In The Easiest Way As Much As Possible; I Want To Make Electricity For My Home By Using Solar Energy What Should I Do? How Can I Achieve Or Construct It Myself?

Solar electric panels are made up of something called silicon, the same thing that makes up sand. There is more silicon on the planet than almost anything else. Even though you can find silicon almost everywhere, making a solar panel is difficult and expensive. The silicon has to be heated to super high temperatures in a big factory, and then formed into very thin wafers.

When sunlight hits a solar panel, it makes electrons in the silicon move around. (Electrons are teeny tiny specks--they?re way too small for us to see, even under a microscope.) The electrons flow through wires that were built into the solar panel. And presto! We have electricity! We can do whatever we want with this electricity, run a calculator, a CD player, or, if we have big enough solar panels, a satellite! [Solar panels are also called photovoltaic panels. "Photo" means light and "voltaic" means electricity.]

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Before installing solar panels, make sure you are wearing safety goggles. Make sure you have read and understand the manuals for your installation equipment.

Question About The Depletion Of The World'S Energy Resources?
Governments Are Concerned About The Depletion Of The World'S Energy Resources, Such As Oil, Gas And Coal. How Should Governments Deal With This Problem, Taking Into Consideration The Needs Of Society And Alternative Sources?

I think your question answers itself. Plainly, renewable energy sources will be the ONLY alternative once the world depletes its carbon-based energy supplies. I say that with a big question mark placed next to nuclear energy - the future of which nobody can know.

Plainly as conventional energy resources begin to diminish, the price will increase. This will in turn make renewable/ alternative sources more competitive.

As to the actions governments could or should be taking this can be a double edged sword. If a government comes in too early and pushes certain types of alternative energy sources, it would place the national economy into a non-competitive situation on the international market place because the alternative fuel is too expensive.

Conversely, if a government is too lax in promoting alternative energy supplies, the nation will face a disadvantage.

I believe, in the future, we will start to see strong indications of which alternative fuels are going to be dominant in the future - and which technologies are just not proving their worth. Solar vs wind are two good examples. For any government to come in now and promote one alternative source is premature. Let us wait a few years and I believe the price of gasoline and environmental impacts of coal will become clearer - and then the time will come for government to promote one type of alternative energy source.

Society & Environment {Energy?
How Does Energy Use In Our Society Affects The Environment And Why It Is Important For Individuals To Analyse && Limit Their Energy Consumption ?

About energy in the context of electricity:

The environmental impact of use of electricity is not the use itself but the way the energy is produced.
Today electricity for your daily activities is provided by power plants. Each government has its own power plants and depending on the size of the country and the demand of the community (individuals and industry) it can have from one to dozens.

Electricity is produced by different ways.
1) by burning fuels like coal or other solid and liquid fuels or gases

2) by controlling the heat expulsion of nuclear reactions

3) by absorbing hydrodynamic forces like in power generation from watter dams (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydroelectricity) or power generation from winds through Wind generators (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wind_power) and in tidal power generators (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tidal_power)

4) by absorbing radiant light and heat from the sun like in Photovoltaics (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photovoltaics) or in solar thermal plants (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_thermal)

I numbered these four categories in this order because of the percentage they hold in global energy production. Solid fuel power plants coupled with Nuclear power plants account for about 85%-90% of global electricity production (link: http://www.eia.doe.gov/oiaf/ieo/world.html)

Now as you may expect electricity generated by burning fuels emits greenhouse gases most commonly CO2 which is a culprit for global warming.
Electricity generated by Nuclear power has its own impact on the environment. Common nuclear reactors use radio active materials (isotopes) to produce heat which in turn is turned into electricity. The concept unfortunately produces also a lot of nuclear waste, which is still radioactive and has to be housed for long periods of time in specialy build facilities (see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radioactive_waste_management#Management_of_waste). This has an environmental impact as radioactive waste management can lead to radioactive pollution of the environment if not done properly.
Also it is seriously expensive and is very often outsourced to countries of arguable capabilities (third world) or even illegally dumped.

The other two ways of producing electricity are environmentally friendly, with no known environmental impacts and thus are labeled as green energy.

So in the end as you use electricity to power your everyday appliances you actually use all the above facilities, poluting the atmosphere and potentially poisoning teh earths flora & fauna with radioactive waste.

About energy in the context of fuels:

We use fuels in our everyday lives to accomplish various activities like powering our car (petroleum) or cooking food (gas powered kitchen appliances) or keeping warm in the winter (AC burners / stoves). All fuel burning activities produce a varying plethora of gases like CO CO2 and wih this polute the atmosphere and feed the greenhouse effect. (further reading: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greenhouse_gas)

So burning of fuels causes pollution of the atmosphere, aiding global warming.

About energy in the context of electrochemical capacitors (batteries):

The efficient storage of electricity has always been the Achilles heel of modern day electronics.
Consumer Batteries operate through the conversion of chemical energy stored in arrays of electrochemical cells into electricity. Thus, the production of batteries includes the use of various Chemicals which are in general harmful to the environment after the battery's and of life.

So the consumer use of batteries implies chemical polution of the environment if the used batteries aren't treated correctly (further reading http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battery_(electricity)).

Why Do Conservatives Hate Solar Power?
They Say That It Is To Expensive Right Now But Don'T They Know The Reason It Hasn'T Advanced Quickly Is Because Solar Energy Is Attacked. But Now They Say Within The Decade Or Two Solar Will Replace Fossil Fuels.

I think solar energy is another good, natural source, and should not cost us an arm and a leg to figure out how resourceful it is for heat, light, and healing proprieties. We need it, how about that? :)

A good balance of using the earth resources moderately, is treating it good, and our lives depend upon it. Wisdom in doing so.

How Does Solar Energy Work?
Im Doing A Report And I Cant Exactly Find What Im Looking For

Hey Nick,

Check out the page below - it was written by someone that made his own solar panel - I think that it'll help you out to understand solar energy quite well (even if not you can include some parts of it in your report)

Hope that helps and good luck with your report!

Harold

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