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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 everyday life: running your a/c unit, washing clothing, watching TV, cooking supper. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are substantial, lots of property owners find that the benefit, distinct functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Dramatically minimize and even eliminate your electrical costs

Whether you're a homeowner, business, or not-for-profit, electrical power costs can make up a large portion of your month-to-month costs. With a solar panel system, you'll create complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will minimize your utility bills and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.

#2 Earn a great return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they are among the finest methods to invest, with returns matching those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electricity costs savings, the typical American property owner settles their solar panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect versus increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, property electricity costs have actually gone up by an average of three percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and secure versus unpredictable increases in electricity costs. If you're a business or house owner with ever-changing money circulation, going solar also helps you better forecast and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your residential or commercial property value

Multiple studies have actually found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater home worths and offer quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups 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 equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial element of attaining energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from rate variations in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar market included tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This development is anticipated to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related tasks have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a great method to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A typical property solar panel system will get rid of three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are very important elements of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Increasingly, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that opt to run properly. Companies are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective motorist of customer purchasing decisions, creating goodwill and enhancing company outcomes.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Many property owners opt to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of installation, maintenance, tracking and repair works. You simply pay the solar service provider for electricity-- 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 infamous for their fluctuating and unreliable electrical power costs. There is clearly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can determine just how much electrical power will be produced, and most significantly, at what rate, 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 Anyone Tell Me Where To Buy Cheap Solar Panels?
The Small Town I Live In Thrives It Self On Being The Electric City Because It Was The First Community West Of The Mississippi River To Have Power But They Cant Supply Adequate Power For The Town So We Have To Pay An Extra Fifty Dollars A Month So The City Can Buy Power From Somewhere Else To Keep The Town Running

There are a few ways to offset the initial cost. Some companies now lease them which allows you to have them installed with out a big out of pocket expense, and locks in your electric rate for the life of the panels. You can also use home equity, it is considered an imporvement so you may be able to get some money without too much equity. Look to your state and utility to see if there are any rebates available. You can also get a smaller system and add to it as you have the money, it will be more expensive in the long run.

The reason solar panels seem so expensive is you are prepaying for 20-25 years worth of electricity. Most systems pay for themselves in less than 10 years.

Don't forget the power of conservation. Do all you can to insulate your home, cut standby energy and look for other smaller investments that can save you money like, CFL's, programable thermostats, shade trees etc.

How Big Of A Solar Panel Do I Need?
I Am Trying To Run A Water Pump (5.2 Watts 120V 60Hz) Off Of A Battery That Is Being Recharged By A Solar Panel. This Pump Would Only Have To Run For A Few Hours A Day. What Type Of Solar Panel (Size And Output) Should I Be Looking For And Also What Would Be A Recommended Battery For This?

Are you sure it's 5.2 watts cause that would be a really small motor like an aquarium pump. Also, you should try to replace the motor with a DC motor, you would have to use an inverter to use an AC motor and inverters are inefficient.

If you were to use the motor for 4 hours a day, that would be 20.8 watt hours per day but if you can't find a DC water pump, you would have to use an inverter and even a small one such as in a UPS would be a few hundred watts so your utilization rate would be low which means the efficiency would be close to 50% hence you would need 42 WH to feed the inverter even if you only have it on when you are using the pump. A lead acid battery is 92% efficient at discharging so you would need 46 WH in the battery but lead acid batteries do not like deep discharges so you should keep it to about 20% of it's capacity so you should have 230 WH in your battery which at 12 V means a 19 AH battery. You only need to charge just a bit more than your 46 WH of daily usage but a lead acid battery is only 50% efficient at charging so your panels would need to produce 92 WH per day. The Sun only shines productively for about 6 hours a day in the southern states and about 4 hours a day in the northern states so if you're in a sunny state, you would need a 16 watt solar panel. Most solar panels come in 100 watt sizes but you can find a 16 watt panel, you would have to find a charge controller or have someone who understands power electronics to design one for you. You could probably take apart a UPS for the basic components.

Solar Power Please Help!!?
Give Some Reasons Why, If The Usa Wanted To Power Itself Via Solar Power, The Area Of The Paneling Required Would Be Much Greater Than The Result Calculated In Part B. **It Doesn'T Matter What The Answer To Part B Was, Why Would The Area Of The Paneling Be Much Greater Than The Area Of Solar Panels In Part B In A Single Day (12 Hrs Of Sunlight Per Day)?

if part b was how much EXACTLY is needed, then the answer is that things like clouds get in the way, reducing the power output of one or more panels, thus requiring more space to make up for whatever was lost due to lack of light. Of course, that could be entirely wrong, as you are assuming a 12 hour timespan of full sunlight, which means you may well be assuming also that there are no clouds or any other anomaly to interfere with the process. If you assume both of those things... Then I don't know.

How Can A Small Solar Panel Be Used To Operate Something?
I Am Looking For Help On How To Use A Small Solar Panel To Operate Something

We kinda gotta know what that something is, and how big the solar panel is. I cannot run my car on the solar cell attached to my calculator.

Can I Plug A Solar Panel Into A Wall Socket To Lower My Bills?
I Have Seen New Products Offering This Technology Is This Possible?

If it is UL approved (UL-1741) grid tie inverter with 120VAC output connected to solar panel or array of solar panels, it is definitely possible.
However, the output power from the inverter must be less than 1.8KW. It is because the household plug socket has maximum capacity to handle 1.8KW or 1800Watts (120VAC x 15Amp). Also, please make sure that the wall socket is dedicated (no other load on the same line).
We are providing our PluggedSolar product (1.2KW and 1.7KW) across the north America. All of our customers have been approved for plugged solar system by their utilities companies. Some utilities do need an outside located disconnect which we provided. Some customers choose to go for 240VAC and connected to the main electric box near the meter.

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

01201, 01202, 01203