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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 utilize the sun to power daily life: running your ac system, washing clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are significant, numerous home owners discover that the benefit, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably lower or perhaps eliminate your electric bills

Whether you're a house owner, company, or nonprofit, electricity costs can comprise a big portion of your month-to-month expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will lower your utility expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of money.

#2 Make a fantastic return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the very best ways to invest, with returns equaling those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity expense cost savings, the average American property owner settles their solar panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus increasing energy expenses

One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy rates. In the past ten years, domestic electrical power rates have gone up by an average of three percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and secure against unpredictable boosts in electrical power costs. If you're an organisation or homeowner with fluctuating money circulation, going solar also helps you better projection and manage your expenses.

#4 Increase your home value

Several studies have actually found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater home values and offer more quickly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more educated about solar, demand for homes geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance

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 likewise insulate our nation from price variations in international energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

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

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a fantastic way to decrease your carbon footprint. Structures are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A common residential solar panel system will eliminate three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are essential elements of an organization's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line results. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that decide to operate responsibly. Organisations are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful motorist of customer purchasing decisions, creating goodwill and improving service results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Many house owners choose to finance their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You just pay the solar provider 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 Financial investment

The energy business are notorious for their changing and unreliable electrical power rates. There is plainly an upward trend.

With solar panels and easy math, we can compute what does it cost? electrical power will be created, and most notably, at exactly what cost, for at least 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

What Are The Pros And Cons Of Solar Energy?

There are two basic kinds of devices currently in commercial use to capture solar energy.

One device captures solar energy as heat. The most common device is designed to heat water.

The other device converts solar energy to electricity. That device is known as a solar photovoltaic cell.

The device that heats water is very inexpensive, produces no greenouse gases, and has a very low capital cost.

The solar photovoltaic system has the advantage that it produces electricity, and produces no greenhouse gases..

The disadvantages are very high capital costs, and substantial maintenance costs.

Over forty years ago an inventor named Ovshinsky claimed that he would develop an "amorphous system" for solar photovoltaic cells which would be much cheaper than using crystalline silicon in the solar photovoltaic cells.

Mr. Ovshinsky persuaded a large number of environmentalists to invest in his technology. The only problem was that Mr. Ovshinsky was never able to make his technology work.

The people who invested millions of dollars with Mr. Ovshinsky lost all of their money.


Finally we are promised that there is a new technology that does not rely on crystalline silicon for the solar photovoltaic cells and this material will be much cheaper.

I hope the story about the solar photovoltaic cells that do not require crystalline silicon is correct this time.

I am sick and tired of having my hopes raised by all these promises of fantastic new technology that will be widely available in a few short years only to have my hopes dashed again and again.

Curiously Speaking, Are There People Here Who Follow Wicca...?
And Practice Witchcraft? To Be Honest, I Never Knew People Really Practice Witchcraft - I Just Thought It Was In Movies And Books. If You Do Practice It, What Stuff Do You Do? I'M Just Wondering, This Is All New To Me.

I'm a Wiccan High Priestess and legally ordained minister. I lead a coven in the Minneapolis area. Thanks for asking this open-minded question! The first thing you should know about Wicca is that it is a religion. It has all of the components that any valid religion offers, including communion with the Divine, spiritual community, regular and meaningful religious ritual, spiritual counseling, rites of passage such as weddings, funerals and coming of age rituals, crisis interventions and assistance, volunteerism, and social interaction. There are many thousands of us. My Tradition alone (called Blue Star Wicca) has thousands in the US, Canada, and the UK.

Wicca is a modern Neo-Pagan reconstruction of some ancient European religious practices with some modern ideas thrown in. It was brought to the public eye and developed in the 1930's by Gerald Gardner, who later spread the early form of the religion in the 1950's or thereabouts. Many others have contributed to the religion since then, including Alex Sanders, Doreen Valiente, Sybil Leek, Raymond Buckland, Starhawk, Z Budapest, and others.

Wicca teaches that the breath of the Divine is in all Nature and that by communing with Nature, we learn about the Divine and about the cycle of Life, which is holy. Wiccans experience the Divine as expressed in the polarity of masculine and feminine energies, which are personified in the constructs of a God and Goddess. Wicca teaches that male and female are equal and that life is for living. We do not accept the idea of original "sin," nor do we accept that "good" and "evil" are in opposition to one another as is taught in the Abrahamic Traditions. We understand the Universe as a balanced equation that contains both dark and light. Dark is not necessarily evil, either, nor is Light always good.

Wiccans celebrate the Quarters and Cross-Quarters of the Solar Year, called the Sabbats. The Sabbats acknowledge and connect us with the cycle of birth, growth, maturity, decline, and death that is inherent in all Life on Earth. We also celebrate the 26 Esbats, or new and full moons.

Wicca is passed from initiated teacher to student in 3 levels of initiation. There are different "Traditions" in Wicca, but they are all similar as they all come from the same "seed," if you will. Wicca 101 books that are available now teach only the first few weeks of instruction that real covens teach. There is a growing misconception that Wicca is a self-taught religion because of the plethora of books on the market. Those who learn only from books don't practice anything that resembles real Wicca. It is disclosed in person by those who are authorized to do so.

Traditional Wicca does include instruction on spell work and energetic manipulation. However, Wicca isn't about spells and real Wiccans don't often do spells. We know how to do them and will use our abilities when necessary. However, we define magic as the sending forth of the will into the ether to cause change. So prayers would fall under our definition of "magic." Yes, spell work, properly done, causes change. I've seen it in an irrefutable way. However, those who don't have the training to do spell work cannot buy a book and say an incantation and expect the spell to work. The power is in the focus and the training. Without it, it's nothing.

Wiccans practice their rituals in "circles," which are energetic temples that we build for our purposes, often outside in nature. We create and dismantle our temples for our purposes, leaving nothing behind except the love that we bring to one another and the Gods. We do not practice blood rites, orgies, or other questionable activities in our circles, as has been insinuated by those who desire to besmirch our religion due to their fear and intolerance.

How Will Using Electricity As Our Form Of Energy Effect The Environment?
Every Energy We Used So Far, Like Coal And Gasoline, Has Effected The Balance Of Earth. Do You Think Electricity (Solar, Waves, Or Sun) Will Affect The Balance Of Earth? We Are Always Taking Energy From Somewhere The Balance Must Be Neutral. Maybe Water Currents Slow Greatly, Or Wind Will Increase As A Responds, Or Sun Heat Will Be Greatly Absorb Allowing Low Temperatures. Call Me Crazy It Just Seems No Way To Cheat Nature.

Electricity is a natural force and nature is a very large and powerful force as can be seen in lightning.
There is more than enough natural forces solar,waves and the sun for us all to live very comfortably off...

A large part of renewable energy construction is the estimation of the local environmental impacts...
Large Hydros and dams often destroy the local river and environment.
How ever micro hydros dont affect the local environment...
You are right in a sense but I doubt winds will increase at all even noticibly, or decrease, as a result of us harnessing a bit of it
Same with dams, same with solar......

Also there are always health issues around electricity and E.M.F forces from electricity... This can have a range of effects and reactions.
It is estimated 5% of the population are allergic to E.M.F forces.

It is all just a political ball game and no-one wants to admit how much of a precious source electricity actually is and our age of abundance of oil is over....

Does Anyone Know Any Advantages To Solar Energy Other Then It Saves You Money And It Is Good For The Earth?
This Is For A Science Paper So If You Could Explain Or Give A Website To Find More Info To Add On To It Would Be Great

right now the main source of energy on earth is fossil fuel
but how long can we burn fossil fuel?? 100 years?? 200 years??

fossil fuel will run out some day and you'll be forced to change your energy source such as hydro, solar, tidal, thermal...etc

solar is useful when it's day time because all you have to do is harvest the solar radiation waves which have been giving out by earth every second

no more machines are needed to convert the radiation into energy beside the solar panel, cable and an adaptor or power pack to store the energy been converted

this combination does not produce CO2, excess radiation or weird product

How Much Of Solar Energy Is Available?
I Am Doing A Report On Solar Energy And Need A Little Help. If You Could Leave Me The Website You Got The Answer From That Would Be Great!! Thanks For Your Help!! :0P

Great Question!!
Heres the answer:

The sun gives off enough solar energy in one day to provide energy for a country the size of the U.S for three years. Unfortunately, it is impracticle and we do not have a way to harness all that power.
Incredible power source right!!

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