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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 use the sun to power daily life: running your a/c, washing clothing, 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 environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, numerous residents discover that the benefit, distinct features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more alluring.

Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically decrease or perhaps remove your electric costs

Whether you're a homeowner, company, 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 complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will reduce your energy expenses and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.

#2 Earn a fantastic return on your investment

Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy expense cost savings, the typical American property owner pays off their solar panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure against increasing energy expenses

One of the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge utility prices. In the past 10 years, domestic electrical energy costs have increased by approximately 3 percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and secure against unforeseeable boosts in electrical power expenses. If you're a business or property owner with ever-changing cash flow, going solar also helps you better projection and manage your costs.

#4 Boost your home or business worth

Multiple research studies have actually found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have greater residential or commercial property worths and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, demand for residential or commercial properties 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 an essential component of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our country from cost variations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, 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 tasks in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related tasks tend to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial contributor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is a fantastic method to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A normal property solar panel system will remove three to 4 loads of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social responsibility are very important parts of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that opt to operate responsibly. Organisations are finding that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of consumer purchasing decisions, developing goodwill and enhancing organisation 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 cash down.

Lots of homeowners choose to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This means that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and looks after installation, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You simply pay the solar provider for electricity-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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 infamous for their fluctuating and undependable electrical energy prices. There is clearly an upward trend.

With solar panels and simple mathematics, we can compute just how much electrical energy will be generated, and most importantly, at exactly what rate, 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

Solar Energy Question?
I Need Help, Please Tell Me In The Simplest Way Lol How Does A Solar Cellphone Charger Work? Meaning How Does It Charge The Cellphone?

The solar charger simply mimicks the charging of the cellphone if you plugged it into the cigarette Lighter of an automobile.

Both will output a nominal 12 volts at some point of the circuit ahead of the charging regulator in the Cell phone itself or either charger.

If it helps you to envision it in your head- think of the solar panel as just another style of battery- only it needs the sun to make work.

Is It About Time That We End &Quot;Renewable&Quot; Energy Subsidies?
We Taxpayers Have Dumped $Billions Into Wind, Solar...Etc. And Have Gotten No Return. Shouldn'T We Allow The Free Market Determine What Forms Of Energy We Use? From The Wall Street Journal: &Quot;Congress Seems Ready To Spend Billions On A New &Quot;Manhattan Project&Quot; For Green Energy, Or At Least The Political Class Really, Really Likes Talking About One. But Maybe We Should Look At What Our Energy Subsidy Dollars Are Buying Now. Some Clarity Comes From The U.S. Energy Information Administration (Eia), An Independent Federal Agency That Tried To Quantify Government Spending On Energy Production In 2007. The Agency Reports That The Total Taxpayer Bill Was $16.6 Billion In Direct Subsidies, Tax Breaks, Loan Guarantees And The Like. That'S Double In Real Dollars From Eight Years Earlier, As You'D Expect Given All The Money Congress Is Throwing At &Quot;Renewables.&Quot; Even More Subsidies Are Set To Pass This Year. An Even Better Way To Tell The Story Is By How Much Taxpayer Money Is Dispensed Per Unit Of Energy, So The Costs Are Standardized. For Electricity Generation, The Eia Concludes That Solar Energy Is Subsidized To The Tune Of $24.34 Per Megawatt Hour, Wind $23.37 And &Quot;Clean Coal&Quot; $29.81. By Contrast, Normal Coal Receives 44 Cents, Natural Gas A Mere Quarter, Hydroelectric About 67 Cents And Nuclear Power $1.59. The Wind And Solar Lobbies Are Currently Moaning That They Don'T Get Their Fair Share Of The Subsidy Pie. They Also Argue That Subsidies Per Unit Of Energy Are Always Higher At An Early Stage Of Development, Before Innovation Makes Large-Scale Production Possible. But Wind And Solar Have Been On The Subsidy Take For Years, And They Still Account For Less Than 1% Of Total Net Electricity Generation. Would It Make Any Difference If The Federal Subsidy For Wind Were $50 Per Megawatt Hour, Or Even $100? Almost Certainly Not Without A Technological Breakthrough. By Contrast, Nuclear Power Provides 20% Of U.S. Base Electricity Production, Yet It Is Subsidized About 15 Times Less Than Wind. We Prefer An Energy Policy That Lets Markets Determine Which Energy Source Dominates. But If You Believe In Subsidies, Then Nuclear Power Gets A Lot More Power For The Buck Than Other &Quot;Alternatives.&Quot; The Same Study Also Looked At Federal Subsidies For Non-Electrical Energy Production, Such As For Fuel. It Found That Ethanol And Biofuels Receive $5.72 Per British Thermal Unit Of Energy Produced. That Compares To $2.82 For Solar And $1.35 For Refined Coal, But Only Three Cents Per Btu For Natural Gas And Other Petroleum Liquids. All Of This Shows That There Is A Reason Fossil Fuels Continue To Dominate American Energy Production: They Are Extremely Cost-Effective. That'S A Reality To Keep In Mind The Next Time You Hear A Politician Talk About Creating Millions Of &Quot;Green Jobs.&Quot; Those Jobs Won'T Come Cheap, And You'Ll Be Paying For Them.&Quot; Http://Online.Wsj.Com/Article/Sb121055427930584069.Html?Mod=Opinion_Main_Review_

I agree. when we tax one form of energy & use that tax money to subsidize another form of energy it just confuses the issue of which ones practical & which ones are just a political pork barrel project.
it would also help if the media was educated to use a single unit of energy such as joules when comparing various methods of production instead of their using btu,kw hours & horse power interchangeably.
actually it would be a BIG help if the media was educated at all.

Main Method To Convert Mechanical Energy To Electrical Energy Today?
I'M A Mechanical Engineering Student And Am Trying To Figure Out What Electives I Should Take. I Have Courses On All Other &Quot;Types&Quot; Of Energy (Nuclear, Wind, Solar, Chemical). I See A Course Discusses Mechanical To Electricity Via. Induction/Synchronous Machines. Then Of Course There Are Courses On Turbines. If I Want To Know The Main Ways Mechanical Is Converted To Electrical Energy, What Topics/Technology Should I Be Looking At?

There is only one way by which mechanical energy is most directly converted into electrical energy. It is called an electric generator, and operates on the principle of Faraday's law of induction.

If you want to understand this, you are probably most interested in electromagnetic field theory, and machine dynamics.

What Kind Of Battery To You Use To Store Solar Energy?
My Husband And I Put Solar Panels In Our Home And We Need To Know What Kind Of Battery We Need To Store The Solar Enery Generated From The Solar Panels?

That will depend on the size of your array (number of panels and current output) and what you usage will be.

Deep cycle batteries will store the most and will last the longest. There are several types, sizes and storage capacity.

Your best source of information will be Solar Companies. Most Retail Battery stores specialize in auto batteries and their info on Solar storage is very limited.

Weeding through tons of information on all the batteries that are out there can get very confusing and time consuming.

Before starting your search find out the Size of your panels in wattage and amp output and what your approximate usage will be. This will determine the size (storage capacity) and number of batteries you will need.

I live full time in my RV and get all my electric from the Sun.

I have 2 135 Watt panels. Together they will produce 270 Watts and 15 amps an hour in good sun.

I have 2 Interstate 2200 6 Volt wet cell (Liquid) golf cart batteries rated at 220 Amp hours of Storage.

On good sun days the batteries will be fully charged by 10 AM.

The key to a successful solar system in a good controller/charger, heavy gauge wire to reduce voltage drop from the panels to the battery bank and proper instillation.

I hope this will be some help.

Hydrogen Or Solar Energy; Which Is Most Profitable Frontier?
When It Comes Down To It, Which Would Have A Better Market And Wider Consumer Base. I Was Thinking Along The Lines Of Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Refueling Station Or Solar Panel Installation Business. There Are Strides Being Taken In Hydrogen Automobiles And Also In Solar Technology And Cost. So Which Is A Better Idea? Thanks For Your Help.

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This country has so much under used industrial capacity in our Auto Plants, Airplane Plants, Steel Plants and Electronics Plants to make America Energy Independent in 2 to 5 years. We can build enough windmills and solar power and wave generation energy plants to replace 90% of all of the electricity generated by COAL and NATURAL GAS.

The Coal and Natural Gas saved by Green Replaceable Elecrrical Generation can now be used to make fuel for cars, trucks, busses, boats and airplanes, and or plastics, chemicals, fertilizers and pharmacuticals.

We need a comprehensive plan that puts America back to work in endeavors that benefit 99% of America.

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01201, 01202, 01203