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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 daily life: running your a/c unit, washing clothes, enjoying TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are considerable, many home owners find that the convenience, distinct features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably decrease or even remove your electrical costs

Whether you're a house owner, company, or nonprofit, electrical power expenses can make up a big portion of your month-to-month expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will minimize your energy bills and you'll still conserve a lot of money.

#2 Make a great return on your financial investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the best methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy expense cost savings, the typical American house owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard against rising energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy prices. In the previous 10 years, residential electrical power costs have actually gone up by an average of 3 percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and safeguard against unforeseeable increases in electrical power expenses. If you're a business or property owner with fluctuating capital, going solar likewise helps you much better projection and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your home value

Numerous research studies have found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater home worths and sell more quickly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more educated about solar, demand for residential or commercial properties equipped with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key element of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price changes in global energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and help your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market added tasks at a rate nearly 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 tend to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a considerable factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a terrific method to decrease your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially decrease that number. A normal property solar panel system will eliminate 3 to 4 tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Show your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are important components of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding businesses that choose to run responsibly. Organisations are discovering that "green" credentials are an effective driver of customer buying decisions, developing goodwill and enhancing business results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Lots of house owners decide to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and takes care of installation, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You merely pay the solar company for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy 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 energy companies are infamous for their fluctuating and unreliable electrical power prices. There is clearly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and easy math, we can compute what does it cost? electrical power will be produced, and most significantly, at what rate, for a minimum of 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

How Much Maintenance Do Solar Panels Require?
How Often Do Solar Panels Need To Be Replaced Or Repaired Roughly? Is It Costly To Do So?

I'm assuming you're asking about solar electric. If I'm wrong, just ask another question specifying water heating solar.

Solar panels today come with a 25-year performance warranty. Here's a warranty example http://ap.suntech-power.com/images/stori... . That means that not only do they guarantee the panel won't completely die, they guarantee that it will deliver a certain amount of power. That suggests that manufacturers expect most panels to last longer than 25 years.

Our panels have been up a little over 5 years - no trouble yet.

In a dirty location, or where the panels are mounted flat, occasional cleaning may be required. In many place, the morning dew and slant of the panels is enough to keep them clean. In my limited experiments with our panels, I saw little difference in power production between a panel that appeared dingy to the eye, and one that was just cleaned.

There is a component called an inverter used in most solar power systems. That generally has a warranty of 10 years, so expect it to break after 15, to be replaced at a cost of a few thousand dollars. Or maybe repaired for less.

The kind of solar power popularly installed today does not use batteries. Batteries are generally only for remote installations that did not have grid power when the solar was first put up.

How To Select A Good Solar Panel/Cell?
What Are The Criterias To Be Considered?

Selecting a good solar panel/cell is a tedious task requiring a lot of considerations. Understanding solar panel and how it works will greatly help in answering the question.

Solar energy begins with the sun. Solar panels, also known as photovoltaics, are used to convert light from the sun, which is composed of particles of energy called "photons", into electricity that can be used to power elecrical loads. Light from the sun is a renewable energy resource which provides clean energy, produced by solar panels.

Solar panels can be used for a wide variety of applications including remote power systems for cabins, telecommunications equipment, remote sensing, and of course for the production of electricity by residential and commercial solar panel systems.

While technologies are constantly evolving toward higher efficiencies, the most effective cells for low cost electrical production are not necessarily those with the highest efficiency, but those with a balance between low-cost production and efficiency high enough to minimize area-related balance of systems cost. Those companies with large scale manufacturing technology for coating inexpensive substrates may, in fact, ultimately be the lowest cost net electricity producers, even with cell efficiencies that are lower than those of single-crystal technologies. Solar cells are manufactured primarily in Japan, Germany, USA, and China, though numerous other nations have or are acquiring significant solar cell production capacity.

Having said what has been said, it is worthwhile for you to visit the link and search the panels that suit your need.

What Car Would Be The Most Fuel Efficient?

Im not sure if your asking which mass produced cars are the most fuel efficient or in general what type of car is most fuel efficient.

Obviously, a car that goes not use fuel would be most fuel efficient. Some examples would be an electric car (a Tesla) that you plug in at home where you use solar power to generate the electricity. Another example would be a hydrogen buring car, or hydrogen fuel cell car where you produce the hydrogen from water with solar or wind power.

As far as what is out there on the market right now, the Tesla, but its about $100,000.
The prius which is very affordable, plus you get tax rebates. You can also get some solar panels for the top of the car and a aftermarket modification that allows you to plug it into any receptical. Doing all of this can basically allow you to not have to buy fuel unless you are going on a very long trip (over 200 miles) where you would be getting about 125 miles per gallon.

What Size Solar Panel Do I Need?
I Am Going Camping For 9 Days At Eaa Airventure On The Field With No Power... I Want To Bring Some With Me. I Have Two 12V 1000 Cranking Amp Gel Batteries. I Want To Supply A 12V Outlet For Charging My Phone And Running My Laptop. I Also Want To Run An Ac/Dc Converter So I Can Run A Fan Or A Light In My Tent. I Would Like To Put A Charging Meter And A Meter To Tell Me How Much Power Is Left. I Don'T Plan On Running The Batteries Down To Dead. ...Question Is, What Size Solar Panel Do I Need To Charge The Batteries So They Are Ready To Go The Next Night? Thanks For Your Help!

Since most of the little ones give only 15 to 30 W of power this is not much. Considering you laptop will need about 90 Watts per hour.

And even if you get the 30 W panels which are fairly large and expensive, you generally only get 30 W out in direct sunlight at the right angle.

Thus you will need several of them just to power your laptop for the time the sun is out. Then you need additional ones to charge it for the night.

It would be better and cheaper by far to get a small electric generator that uses gas to charge your battery and use your products.

Where Can I Find Trina Solar Panels Right Now?
I Need Trina Now.

Can you please elaborate on why you need this particular brand and what you are going to do with them?

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01201, 01202, 01203