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Our Experienced Solar Consultants Help You Design The Perfect Solution

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 use the sun to power daily life: running your a/c, washing clothing, viewing TV, cooking supper. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are significant, numerous residents find that the convenience, special functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.

Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly lower and even remove your electrical bills

Whether you're a house owner, company, or nonprofit, electrical power expenses can make up a large part of your regular monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll create complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your energy expenses and you'll still save a lot of cash.

#2 Make an excellent return on your financial investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the finest methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity expense savings, the typical American homeowner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect versus rising energy costs

One of the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the previous 10 years, domestic electrical power rates have actually gone up by approximately three percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and protect against unforeseeable boosts in electrical power expenses. If you're a business or homeowner with ever-changing capital, going solar likewise assists you better forecast and handle your expenditures.

#4 Increase your home value

Multiple studies have found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher home values and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more informed about solar, demand for residential or commercial 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 a key component of accomplishing energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to generate electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from cost changes in global energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry included tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Since solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial factor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a terrific method to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A typical domestic photovoltaic panel system will get rid of 3 to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are essential components of an organization's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that pick to operate properly. Services are finding that "green" credentials are an effective driver of customer acquiring decisions, creating goodwill and improving service results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Numerous property owners decide to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This means that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar supplier for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment

The utility companies are notorious for their changing and unreliable electrical energy prices. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and basic math, we can compute how much electrical power will be generated, and most importantly, at exactly what cost, for a minimum of 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

Where Can I Get Solar Panels(Not Online) For This Stupid Science Project?
I Have To Do A Stupid Science Project(I Hate Science Projects!) And I Was Thinking I Could Compare The Efficiency Of A Solar Oven Using Plain Sun Rays And A Solar Oven Using A Solar Panel. Where Can I Get Some Solar Panels In Kentucky? I Don'T Want To Do Online/

Solar panel to support an oven is big and very expensive (over few hundred dollars). Perhaps you might see some mobil road sign that runs with two big solar panels....and perhaps you could borrow it and return it after finish your project (ask for permission first).

Do Solar Panels Make Electricity From Light Intensity Or Watts?
Which Of These Units Determines How Much Electric Energy A Solar Panel Can Generate?

For a particular solar panel, you can't choose between the intensity and the power in terms of which determines the energy produced in a given time, because the two concepts are related. Intensity is the power per unit area. So if you have twice the intensity on a particular panel, solar energy is being delivered at twice the rate.

However, if you were to compare two solar panels on which the same light intensity was falling, the panel with greater area would produce electrical energy at a greater rate, as power in intensity times area. In that sense, I'd say that the solar power input determines the electrical power output.

Solar Energy Panel Vs. Energy Efficient Bulbs?
I Have A Solar Energy Panel That Works In Every Room Except Mine. I Have Those Severely Bright, Energy Efficient Bulbs And It Doesn'T Work At All. What Do I Do? Is The Bulbs Really Causing This? Why?

You should still get some output but you do expect less under an energy efficient bulb even though it looks brighter. This is because old bulbs give out a lot of 'light' in the infrared that you can't see. Which is completely wasted if you want it as a light bulb, but a solar panel may still harvest some of this energy!




Your solar panel is probably made of silicon. This has a 'band gap' of about 1.1 eV so any light with a wavelength shorter than about 1.1-1.2 microns be able to generate electricity. (shorter wavelength means higher energy)

Energy efficient bulbs give off the vast majority of their energy in the visible light range, which is about 0.45-0.8 microns. The spectrum looks something like this:
http://holeman.org/spectra/fluorescent%2...

It's hardly giving out any energy in the range from about 800-1100 nm, which is where the solar panel is most efficient at converting light into electricity (each photon can make 1 electron, which will give a specific amount of output power - any excess photon energy is wasted heating up the panel). The panel should still catch those photons and turn them into electricity, but it'll make far less current.


By contrast a non energy efficient light spectrum looks like this:
http://www.sciencebuddies.org/mentoring/...

It's giving off a good chunk of its energy as light in the range 800-1100nm which the solar panel can efficiently harvest into electricity. As a lightbulb though, this energy is being wasted because you can't see light of those wavelengths!

Know About Solar Panels?
Does Anybudy Know About Solar Panels? Plz Reply Me

Solar panels, often connected to other panels to form an array will produce electricity when exposed to the sun.

At this time solar panel is one of the fastest growing business in the world. Given the fact that most of our energy comes from fossil fuels (Oil, Natural Gas and Coal) and that those resources are getting used up and more expensive to get to, and given the fact that solar panels are getting cheaper and more efficient, eventually, the electricity produced by solar panels (or photovoltaic panels as they are sometime called, PV for short) will be cheaper than that of CO2 spewing electrical plants.

Actually, it could be argued that if the coal, natural gas and oil industry was not subsidized so much by our governments, and if you demanded that the process of producing electricity from those sourced be as clean as PV, PV would be a cheaper source of electricity than fossil fuel already.

Make sure to also look into the solar panels that produce hot water. SHW (Solar Hot Water) is very developed in country such as Israel, where the law demands that all new house be build with SHW systems. Those panels are very efficient at capturing the heat of the sun and produce hot water much cheaper over their life than using gas or electricity.

If I Buy Solar Panels, What'S Gonna Happen When It Snows?
I Live In A Canadian Climate, It Snows A Couple Cm Every Year, And My Roof Is On The Top Of 2 Stories, Not Easy To Get To...What'S Gonna Happen When It Snows? Is There A Way To Get Rid Of The Snow? Without To Much Manual Labor?

Notice how the satellite dishes in Canada point practically at the horizon? Solar panels in Canada would be similarly mounted to maximize the energy density from the sun so they would present an almost vertical surface which should remain mostly clear of snow. Aside from that, it may be necessary to have a heating system or a mechanical wiper system to keep the panels clear of snow. The panels themselves tend to heat up as they only turn a small percentage of the incident light into electricity, the rest becomes heat so a wiper system only has to expose a portion of the panel and the sun will clear the rest.

Perhaps if you combine it with an evacuated tube solar thermal collector for hot water, you can use the heat from that system to melt the snow off the panels. As long as some light gets through the snow, the evacuated tubes should still build up heat plus there should be enough heat stored up or available from a backup heat source to clear the panels.

We Serve All of Pittsfield MA including these zip code areas:

01201, 01202, 01203