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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.

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"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

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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 everyday life: running your air conditioning system, cleaning clothes, seeing TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, many home owners find that the benefit, distinct features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more attractive.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Dramatically minimize or even eliminate your electrical costs

Whether you're a property owner, service, or nonprofit, electrical power expenses can comprise a large part of your month-to-month expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll create totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will lower your energy bills and you'll still conserve a lot of loan.

#2 Make a terrific return on your investment

Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity costs savings, the typical American property owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect against rising energy costs

One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy costs. In the past 10 years, property electrical power costs have gone up by an average of 3 percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and protect against unforeseeable increases in electrical power costs. If you're a service or house owner with rising and falling capital, going solar likewise helps you much better projection and handle your expenditures.

#4 Increase your home or business worth

Multiple studies have actually discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and offer faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly 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, need for residential or commercial properties geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance

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 generate electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our country from cost fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry added tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This development is expected to continue. Since solar-related jobs have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a considerable contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is an excellent way to decrease 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 get rid of 3 to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are essential elements of a company's culture and values. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding companies that decide to run responsibly. Services are finding that "green" credentials are an effective motorist of customer buying choices, producing goodwill and improving company results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Many property owners decide to fund their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar company-- owns the solar 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.

As of June 2013, 75% of all American homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The energy business are infamous for their changing and undependable electrical power costs. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and basic mathematics, we can determine how much electrical energy will be created, and most significantly, at exactly what cost, for a minimum of the next Twenty 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

Solar Power Cheaper Or More Expensive?
Is Solar Power Cheaper Than Regular Electricity Some People Say That If Your Home Is Completely Solar Powered It Is Free But What About The Cost Of The Batteries It Would Take To Store The Energy When They Run Out You Have To By New Batteries I Know Batteries Or Not Cheap

Solar is one of the most expensive. You have it right. The cost of the panels, regular replacement of batteries and the electronics to turn DC into AC all get figured into the cost. Also solar panels have about a 20 year life span before they need to be replaced.
Oil is free to until you and in the cost of drilling, refining and shipping.

If You Have A Coffee Pot That Uses 1000 Watts And You Leave It On For One Hour, It Uses 1 Kwh, Right?
How Many Watts Would A Solar Panel Have To Be Rated For If The Panel 'Ran' At Full For 10 Hours A Day In Order To Power The Coffee Pot That Was Left One For 5 Hours A Day?

You didn't say "rated for 1000 watts", you said "uses 1000 watts". Anyway, ignoring the example you gave, 1000 watts for one hour is
1 KWh.

Actually your whole question sounds theoretical, since you specify that the solar panel runs at full capacity for 10 hours and this is impossible.

The biggest problem with your question, theoretical or not, is that you can't run a load at 1000 W off of a source that only supplies 500 W.

You'd have to have a battery to store the 5 hours of solar panel output before the load started running for 5 hours, and then having the panel and battery together supplying the load.

Some1 Super Familiar W/ Batteries, Electricity N Solar Panels Please Help Me With Questions On How To Get Electricity To A Cabin Without....?
I Am Moving On To An Organic Farm And Will Be Living In A Beautiful Log Cabin, Without Electricity. I Would Like To Be Able To Keep My Laptop Charged, Have A Lamp On At Night And Keep A Fan Going On At Night. Does Anyone Actually,Know Of A Creative Way To Get Electricity Out There. I Was Thinking A Solar Panel In The Field To Charge A Marine Battery...? I Dont Know How Big Of A Solar Panel Or Battery I Would Need Though... I Was Thinking Since I Am Not Too Too Far From Their House And Its An Organic Farm A Generator Might Not Be Appropriate And My Cabin Is In The Woods So A Solar Panel Directly Near The Cabin Wouldnt Work Either. I Move April 9Th So I Am Cutting It Short Looking For Ideas, And I Am Looking To Spend No More Than 4Hundred. Help Please!

Taylor, not really a hard project. If it were me, I would use two Trojan T-105 golf cart batteries, you need two because they are 6 volts each, wire them in series for 12 volts. That will give you a 220 amp hour battery. Now go to ebay and look for a panel, no more than 80 watts, but at least 50 watts. Should cost around $90. When the panel comes, see if there are little black diodes across two of the terminal screws in the junction box on the back of the panel. Most have them installed. If so, you only need to connect the positive of the panel to the positive of the battery, and the negative to the negative, and your batteries are charging. You won't need a charge controller if you use the golf cart batteries since the maximum panel amps is less than 2% of the battery capacity, it can't overcharge the batteries. Now go to superbrightleds.com and order a couple small waterproof LED warm white light strips, a 1 foot strip costs around $10. Two of them are great for reading under and they use 1.4 watts each. Get a couple other ones if you like, but use LED's, they are so much more efficient, and since they are 12 volt, you don't need an inverter to run them. Inverters use power just being turned on.

For the laptop, you will need an inverter, I would just look for one around 600 - 800 watts at an auto parts store, or Home Depot, or Harbor Freight, cost around $60. Just use it when you need to charge the laptop, no more than a couple hours a day, and do it when the sun is shining if possible, during the day, instead of running the battery down at night and counting on the panel to recharge in the day, you'll use less power this way. You can also connect a car cigarette lighter outlet to the battery and charge cell phones, ipods, and run MP3 speakers for music off them. Any small electronic device with a car cord will work, even a portable DVD player for the car works fine, we use it on the sailboat this way.

If you want to use a marine battery instead, maybe if you have one already, then get a charge controller, at least a 10 amp model set up for 12 volts. Many work in multiple voltages, 12/24 for example, they are fine. They are even easier to hook up, since they have two screws for the panel, two for the battery, and two for your output, connect the car cigarette lighter outlet there, then you don't have to worry about diodes or over charging. A controller like this might cost you $25 on ebay.

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Hi Everybody My Question Is Relating With Solar Panel Plz Some Body Clear Me About Decrease In Amp Of Panel?
Is Current Of Solar Panel Decrease With The Life Cycle Or It Remains Constant.

All semiconductor materials degrade with use, although very slowly, and solar panels are no exception.

Warranties for modern solar panels are written to guarantee 80% of the nameplate power after 25 years. From that, you can get an idea of the degradation.

Cheap amorphous panels may come with only a 90-day warranty, or no warranty at all. That type of panel can go down to 1/3 of the nameplate value in a year.

How To Generate Electricity In Space?
Hi, Is There Any Other Way To Generate Electricity In Space Besides Solar Panels? Thanks In Advance. Cheers, Enio

A combination of systems, such as a hybrid system would be the most effective.
Of course solar panels are the best way, but due to the inverse square law, the further you are from a star, the less power you can generate. This is good for when you are in close to a star. But the most efficient way would be nuclear fusion. This is the way stars are actually powered, but humans are yet to achieve this. We currently use nuclear fission, which is ok, but we need to improve our techniques.

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