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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 homeowner to use the sun to power daily life: running your a/c unit, washing clothing, enjoying TV, cooking supper. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are substantial, lots of residents find that the benefit, special features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more attractive.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably minimize or even remove your electrical bills

Whether you're a homeowner, organization, or not-for-profit, electricity expenses can comprise a big part of your month-to-month expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll produce free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your energy bills and you'll still conserve a great deal of loan.

#2 Earn a great return on your investment

Solar 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 savings, the average American house owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus rising energy costs

One of the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the past ten years, domestic electrical power prices have actually increased by an average of three percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and safeguard versus unforeseeable increases in electrical energy expenses. If you're an organisation or house owner with changing capital, going solar also assists you better projection and manage your costs.

#4 Increase your house value

Several studies have found that houses geared up with solar energy systems have higher home values and sell quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers 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 an essential part of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from cost fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy

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

#7 Protect the environment

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

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social responsibility are crucial components of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding services that opt to run properly. Organisations are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective chauffeur of customer acquiring decisions, producing goodwill and enhancing company outcomes.

#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.

Lots of property owners opt to finance their photovoltaic panels with one of 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, maintenance, monitoring and repair works. You just pay the solar supplier for electricity-- less than you would've paid the utility business.

Since 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 well-known for their varying and unreliable electrical energy rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and simple mathematics, we can compute just how much electricity will be created, and most importantly, at exactly what price, 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 Someone Pls Tell Me If What Was The Definition Of Solar Energy, It'S Uses And It'S Disadvantages? Pls?
Thank You Very Much!!!

Ignoring the "cut and paste" answers you have above, there are some other things that should be mentioned. Those answers concentrate on solar energy used to heat water. This is fine for hot-water heaters, but there is the problem of what to do at night or on cloudy days. In some parts of the world, you'd only have hot water during the summer with that system.

If you're going to look at solar energy more broadly, you'll have to consider the use of solar cells to convert sunlight into electricity. This has the advantage of being free once the system is in place, which is why it's used so commonly in space. However, there are some problems:

1) Most solar cells use an element called selenium. Selenium is a heavy metal, and so is toxic. If you have a large bank of solar cells (see below) and there's an accident, you could poison quite a large area.

2) The most efficient solar cell I've ever heard of was about 15% efficient. That means that, of every 100 joules coming in as sunlight, you got 15 joules out. Well, sunlight is free (see below), so that isn't a major problem, except for the sheer size of the necessary solar array. To provide for all of the electricity used in the United States, you'd need a solar array covering an area roughly equal to the state of West Virginia. Not only is this a HUGE area, but...

3) There is a sense in which all energy is solar energy. Plants use it to make sugar. Exothermic animals use it to keep their body chemistry running. As a rule, in nature, if there's energy available, something is using it. If we cover (say) West Virginia with solar cells, that's an area that will be effectively dead in very short order. This is perhaps not a good idea.

What Are Some Facts About Solar Energy?
I Am Doing A Science Project And I Need Facts About Solar Energy

- better for the environment than traditional forms of energy
- has many uses such as electricity production and heating of water through photovoltaic cells and directly for drying clothes
- can also be used to heat swimming pools, power cars, for attic fans, calculators and other small appliances. It produces lighting for indoors or outdoors
- can even cook food with it
- demand for Solar Energy is currently greater than supply
- is measured in kilowatt-hour. 1 kilowatt = 1000 watts
For more of this go to:
http://www.facts-about-solar-energy.com/...
and
http://www.alternate-energy-sources.com/...

I Need To Write An Essay On Solar Energy. Will You Help Me?
Im In 8Th Grade And Im Writing An Extra Credit Essay. Can You Give Me Some Simple Links On Solar Energy.

Solar energy is energy from the Sun in the form of radiated heat and light. It drives the climate and weather and supports life on Earth. Solar energy technologies make controlled use of this energy resource.

Solar power is a synonym of solar energy and/or refers specifically to the conversion of sunlight into electricity by photovoltaics, concentrating solar thermal devices or various experimental technologies.

In building design, thermal mass is used to conserve heat, and daylighting techniques optimize light. Solar water heaters heat swimming pools and provide domestic hot water. In agriculture, greenhouses grow specialty crops and photovoltaic-powered pumps bring water to grazing animals. Evaporation ponds find applications in the commercial and industrial sectors where they are used to harvest salt and clean waste streams of contaminants.

Solar distillation and disinfection techniques produce potable water for millions of people worldwide. Family scale solar cookers and larger solar kitchens concentrate sunlight for cooking, drying and pasteurization. More sophisticated concentrating technologies magnify the rays of the Sun for high temperature material testing, metal smelting, and industrial chemical production. A range of prototype solar vehicles provide ground, air and sea transportation.


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What Is Green Energy?
I Hear This All The Time Companies Turn To Green Energy I Know It Is Some Kind Of Recycable Source But What Is It

energy is green when it as from a renewable resource and doesn't cause global warming like solar and wind power.
the three biggest renewable sources are solar, wind and water. things like burning gas and coal cause greenhouse gases which make global warming.

What Does Solar Constant Mean?

The flux of energy that arrives from the Sun, at Earth's distance from the Sun (1 AU)
it is approximately 1.36 to 1.37 kW/m²
This is measured perpendicular to the direction of the flux (imagine holding a 1 square-metre panel directly facing the Sun), in space - before Earth's atmosphere has any effect on it (our atmosphere, clouds and snow will bouncs, on average, 37% of that back into space).

The constant varies (every so slightly) over the 11-year cycle of activity of the Sun.

The actual flux will vary according to Earth's position along its orbit (perihelion vs aphelion).

It is called a "constant" because it can easily be used to calculate the flux to any other object, once you know its distance from the Sun in Astronomical Units (AU).

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