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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 house owners to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning system, cleaning clothing, seeing TV, cooking dinner. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, many homeowners find that the benefit, special functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically minimize or perhaps remove your electric costs

Whether you're a homeowner, organization, or not-for-profit, electricity expenses can make up a big part of your month-to-month expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll generate totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will decrease your energy expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of loan.

#2 Earn an excellent return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity expense savings, the average American property owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure against rising energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge utility prices. In the previous 10 years, domestic electrical power prices have actually increased by an average of three percent every year. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and secure against unforeseeable increases in electrical power expenses. If you're a business or homeowner with fluctuating cash circulation, going solar likewise assists you better forecast and handle your expenses.

#4 Increase your house value

Numerous research studies have actually found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher property values and sell more rapidly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more informed about solar, demand for properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential component of accomplishing 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 Create jobs and assist your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market included tasks 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 expected to continue. Because solar-related jobs tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is an excellent method to lower your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A normal residential solar panel system will eliminate 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social responsibility are very important elements of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Increasingly, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that opt to run properly. Organisations are finding that "green" qualifications are a powerful driver of customer purchasing choices, creating goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Lots of house owners pick to finance their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This indicates that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and looks after setup, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility 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 energy companies are well-known for their varying and unreliable electrical energy prices. There is clearly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and simple mathematics, we can calculate what does it cost? electricity will be created, and most importantly, at exactly what rate, for at least the next Twenty Years (fixed 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

Good Essay Topic For Solar Energy?
I Am Writing A Research Essay About The Cost/Benefits Of Solar Energy. Any Ideas How I Can Arrange This? What To Include? Thanks

Maybe you could run with the fact that our entire planet runs on solar energy already - it provides us heat and light, grows our crops with photosynthesis, causes evaporation, clouds and rain and is therefore also responsible for giving us water. It even gave us oil, coal and gas because the dinosaurs wouldn't have been here and the ancient trees wouldn't have grown if the sun wasn't shining! So there's a few benefits. Now for the costs ....

What Is Global Warming?

Global warming is the increase in the average temperature of the Earth's near-surface air and oceans since the mid-20th century and its projected continuation. Global surface temperature increased 0.74 ± 0.18 °C (1.33 ± 0.32 °F) during the last century. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) concludes that increasing greenhouse gas concentrations resulting from human activity such as fossil fuel burning and deforestation are responsible for most of the observed temperature increase since the middle of the 20th centur The IPCC also concludes that natural phenomena such as solar variation and volcanoes produced most of the warming from pre-industrial times to 1950 and had a small cooling effect afterward. These basic conclusions have been endorsed by more than 45 scientific societies and academies of science,including all of the national academies of science of the major industrialized countries.

Climate model projections summarized in the latest IPCC report indicate that the global surface temperature will probably rise a further 1.1 to 6.4 °C (2.0 to 11.5 °F) during the twenty-first century. The uncertainty in this estimate arises from the use of models with differing sensitivity to greenhouse gas concentrations and the use of differing estimates of future greenhouse gas emissions. Some other uncertainties include how warming and related changes will vary from region to region around the globe. Most studies focus on the period up to the year 2100. However, warming is expected to continue beyond 2100 even if emissions stop, because of the large heat capacity of the oceans and the long lifetime of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

Increasing global temperature will cause sea levels to rise and will change the amount and pattern of precipitation, probably including expansion of subtropical deserts. The continuing retreat of glaciers, permafrost and sea ice is expected, with the Arctic region being particularly affected. Other likely effects include shrinkage of the Amazon rainforest and Boreal forests, increases in the intensity of extreme weather events, species extinctions, and changes in agricultural yields.

Political and public debate continues regarding what actions (if any) to take in response to global warming. The available options are mitigation to reduce further emissions; adaptation to reduce the damage caused by warming; and, more speculatively, geoengineering to reverse global warming. Most national governments have signed and ratified the Kyoto Protocol aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

Please Help Me! I Don'T Understand The Question. Compare And Contrast Passive Solar Heating Uses To...?
Compare And Contrast Passive Solar Heating Uses To Active Solar System Applications. Please, I Don'T Understand The Question And I'M So Confused. I Need An Answer By The End Of September.

Passive solar heating is what happens when you let sun shine through your window and heat your home. You could place a large stone or concrete wall painted black and placed inside a room with windows facing the sun. During the day, the sun heats the wall. At night you use the stored heat to warm your home. These are examples of "passive" solar heating, i.e., no active elements.

If you place solar panels on your roof to convert solar energy directly to electrical energy and then use the electricity to run a heater. The solar panel is an "Active device"

Hope this helps,

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Who Leads The World In Solar Powered Energy?

the US has the upper hand in design and development, but due to government subsidies, European countries like Germany have much higher uses of solar power. However, most solar panels today are manufactured in china. The irony is that solar panels require ALOT of energy during the manufacturing process and with china subsidizing energy production by conventional methods like coal, it is much more cost effective to make them there. On think to consider when BHO is taking about "green jobs", as they will not be in the US.

What Is A Solar Energy Physicist?
Hey, What Is A Solar Energy Physicist And What Do They Do. Also Can You Add Any Useful Links That I Could Use.

They're just physicists who primarily concentrate on ways to increase the efficiency of solar power. You'd work with chemists and engineers in the process.

http://www.bls.gov/green/solar_power/
http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/sci...
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle...

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