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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

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  • 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 utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c unit, cleaning clothes, viewing TV, cooking dinner. All while lowering 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 considerable, lots of property owners find that the benefit, distinct functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.

Top 10 Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly lower and even remove your electric costs

Whether you're a property owner, company, or nonprofit, electrical energy costs can comprise a big portion of your regular monthly expenses. With a solar 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 expenses and you'll still save a great deal of money.

#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical power costs savings, the typical American house owner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect versus increasing energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the past 10 years, domestic electrical energy rates have increased by approximately three percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and safeguard against unforeseeable boosts in electricity costs. If you're an organisation or property owner with rising and falling money flow, going solar likewise assists you much better projection and handle your expenditures.

#4 Increase your home or business value

Multiple research studies have found that houses geared up with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property worths and offer quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers end up being more educated about solar, demand for homes geared up with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential element of accomplishing energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price fluctuations in global energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar market included jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This development is expected to continue. Because solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a terrific way to lower your carbon footprint. Structures are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A common domestic photovoltaic panel system will remove three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social responsibility are very important parts of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line results. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that opt to run responsibly. Services are finding that "green" credentials are an effective chauffeur of customer purchasing decisions, producing goodwill and enhancing business results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Numerous house owners decide to finance their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This suggests that a third-party company-- the solar service provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar company for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility companies are notorious for their changing and undependable electrical energy costs. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and easy math, we can determine what does it cost? electrical energy will be created, and most importantly, at exactly what rate, for at least the next 20 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

Should I Buy Solar Panels?
Let'S Say I Can Buy Solar Panels For My Business For $115,000 And My Payback Period Is 18 Years. Would It Be Correct To Assume That My Money Is Best Spent Elsewhere (Such As Paying Down Debt) If I Am Being Charged An Interest Rate Of 3.9%?

Probably, however, depending on what your business does, solar panels can be a somewhat effective marketing strategy. Also you are helping the environment with your investment in solar panels.

On a side note, I didn't think modern solar panels had a payback period of 18 years? From what I've heard it's more like 7 years. Oh well, I don't know much about this topic.

Where Do You Get Cheap Solar Panels And Are They Hard To Install?

What are you trying to do? Heat water? A House? Generate electricity? Heat a swimming pool?

We need more information.

Whatever it is you are doing, try going to www.motherearthnews.com.

When it comes to solar panels, they have covered it. Every type and for every purpose.

Plus they will have links to dozens of other sites on the subject.

Which Is Better: Solar Energy Or Wind?
I Was Just Curious Because I Would Rather Get The Cheaper One If It Is Better.

solar power is usually the best choice for the following reasons.

A solar power system:

* Has no moving parts
* Has better reliability and a 25 year warranty
* Requires less monitoring
* Does not require expensive maintenance
* Provides more predictable energy output based on BOM and NASA data.
* Better value for money in sites with average wind speeds less than 5 meters per second
* Is less conspicuous than a wind turbine
* Is totally silent in operation
* Allows for quicker installation with less cable required
* Is less susceptible to lightning damage
* Is less susceptible to high wind damage.
* Requires less space in most cases as the panels can be installed on a roof



Additionally, many local government authorities are rather averse to permitting wind turbines being erected within townships. Even the quietest of turbines do generate some noise, so they really aren't all that well suited to suburban areas where neighbors may be disturbed and perhaps complain.


availing solar energy is much cheaper.... but on the other way, you need to calculate a lot if wanna go for wind power.

see this article: "Is wind power right for you?" and the link is here:
http://www.energymatters.com.au/renewabl...

Should I Install Solar Panels To Cover 90% Or 100% Of My Current Usage?
I Just Had A Visit With A Solar Company That Offered Me 2 Plans. One With 98% Coverage Of My Current Year Usage For $14,000. The Breakeven Point Would Be 7 Years. The Other Plan Entails 90% Coverage For $11,000. The Key Difference Is That Using 1 Less Panel Means Using A Smaller Inverter, And $3,000 Savings. Breakeven Would Be In 6 Years Because Paying $120 A Year For The Uncovered Electricity Use Would Be Cheaper Than Installing The Extra Panel. Which Is The Better Deal? It'S Hard To Know How Much More Electricity Kids Would Use As They Grow Up. The Rates Would Likely Go Up 4% A Year, So The Breakeven Point Would Likely Be A Year Sooner Than My Estimates. I Will Probably Be Alive And Stay In This House For At Least Another 15 Years. So Forking Over The Additional $3,000 Would Seem Like A Better Deal In The Longer Term. Our Usage May Continue To Go Up. The Smaller System Could Be A Much Better Value. If Both Kids Are Out Of The House In 12 Years, My Wife And I Would Likely Use Much Less Energy At Home. This Year, I Spent A Lot Of Time On Projects Using A Desktop Computer, And My Mother Inlaw Stayed With Us For 6 Months. Our Usage Might Stabilize From Now On. Any Extra Electricity We Use Will Be Charged At The Lowest, &Quot;Tier 1&Quot; Rate By The Utility Company Company. Which Is Better? Better To Spend A Little Extra Money Now And Have A Little Extra Room To Grow In The Next 10 Years? Take The Great Deal Now And Worry About 10 Years Later When It Comes? Thanks.

I would go with the bigger unit because solar cells tend produce less electricity as they age.

Is There Anybody Here Who Owns A House That Uses Solar Panels For Electricity?
How Much Does It Costs?

We used solar power and a bank of used batteries for limited electricity while living in a 5th wheel RV in the mountains of remote Oregon for several years. The magazine HOME POWER, published in S. Oregon gave us many ideas, with articles by people who were off the grid, using solar. If you don't live off the grid, we've been informed, it doesn't pay to use solar.

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01201, 01202, 01203