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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

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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 property owner to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning unit, 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 environmental benefits of solar power are considerable, lots of property owners discover that the benefit, distinct features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Dramatically decrease or perhaps eliminate your electrical bills

Whether you're a house owner, organization, or nonprofit, electrical power expenses can comprise a big part of your month-to-month expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll create totally free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will minimize your energy bills and you'll still save a great deal of money.

#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the best ways to invest, with returns equaling those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical energy costs savings, the typical American homeowner settles their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus increasing energy expenses

One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the previous 10 years, property electrical power prices have actually increased by an average of 3 percent yearly. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and secure against unpredictable increases in electricity expenses. If you're a service or property owner with ever-changing cash flow, going solar likewise assists you better projection and handle your expenses.

#4 Increase your home worth

Numerous research studies have actually discovered that houses equipped with solar energy systems have higher home worths and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more informed about solar, need for homes equipped with photovoltaic 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 independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our country from rate fluctuations in international energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market added jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a substantial contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is an excellent way to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can considerably decrease that number. A typical property solar panel system will eliminate three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees yearly.

#8 Show your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social duty are necessary elements of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding organisations that opt to run properly. Companies are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful driver of customer acquiring decisions, developing goodwill and improving company 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 loan down.

Lots of house owners decide to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar company-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, upkeep, monitoring and repair works. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility business.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility business are well-known for their varying and undependable electrical power rates. There is clearly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and simple mathematics, we can determine how much electrical power will be produced, and most importantly, at exactly what rate, for at least 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

Does Not Grounding A Solar Panel Decrease Output?
I Have 10 50 Watt Solar Panels (3 Amp Max) That I Laid On Bricks In My Backyard Wired In Parallel Going To A 550 Watt Grid-Tie Inverter And Did Not Ground Them And The Most Watts That I Could Get Was 300 Watts (According To A Kill-A-Watt Wall Plug Thing). I Just Moved My Panels To The Top Of A Shed And I'M Now Grounding Them, But I Was Wondering If The Reason That My Max Watt Output Was Only 300 Was Because I Didn'T Have Them Grounded. I Have Not Hooked Up The Gti To See The New Output Yet. What Are The Reasons For Grounding Solar Panels? Is The Reading From The 20$ Kill A Watt Ez Accurate? I Don'T Have A 30 Amp Multimeter That Can Check The Output Of The Panels. But The Voltage Is Usually Between 19 And 21 Volts. Each Panel Says 2.9 Amp Max And 17 Volt So Why Am I Getting A Higher Voltage Reading Than 17? I Know This Is Probably A Simple Answer But If You Have A Complex Math/Physics Explanation, Give Me That. I Will Understand It.

Possible, but unlikely. Sounds more like you changed the incident angle of the panel to the sun when you put them on the roof, since most roofs are canted toward the sun.

The most efficient way to collect solar energy is to have the panel incident (perpendicular) to the sun at all times.

Grounding the panels is a safety feature to prevent electrical shock in case the wiring touches the frame. The ground wire for homes *does not* typically carry current. The HOT wire forms a closed circuit path with the NEUTRAL. The GROUND pin is reserved for a *low resistance return path* in the event that the NEUTRAL fails or is short-circuited.

Can I Run My House Power At Night On A 45 Watt Solar Panel And A Few Deep Cycle Batteries?
I Want To See If I Can Offset My Electric Bill By Running My Electricity, At Night Only (While We Sleep), On A 45 Watt Solar Panel And 2 Or 3 Batteries. How Can I Figure Out How Many Watt Panels And How Many Batteries I Need In Order To Do So. It Would Run, Refrigerator, Night Lights, 3 Ceiling Fans, Window Fan, Any Other Appliance Plugged In Like Microwave Clock, Tv And Other Such Things But Not Turned On (If That Makes Sense). I Don'T Want To Run My Electric Strictly On Solar During The Day But When The Electrical Usage Is Consumed The Least (At Night). What Do You Think?

You did not say what the voltage out of the solar panel happens to be.
Probably only 13 volts at best. What you want to try, is to go to the auto parts store and buy a 12 volt trouble light made to work under the hood of a car.
That one solar panel will charge one battery. Connect the trouble light to the battery at night and see how long it lasts. Do it again every night for a week and see how it goes.
Try the trouble light on the solar panel in the day time, without the battery, and get a better idea of what the panel is realy capable of doing for you all by itself. Then you see for yourself the answers you're after.

Solar Panels In Upstate Ny?
I Live In Central Ny, A Little North Of Syracuse And Winters Here Are Between 6 And 8 Months Long. I Don'T Know Much About Solar Power, But I'M Wondering If It Would Be Worth It To Invest In Some Solar Panels For My Home? Do Solar Panels Even Work When You Don'T See The Sun For Days Maybe Weeks At A Time For Such A Large Portion Of The Year?

Before you run out and invest in such a thing, you'll need to research your city (or town's) building codes, zoning ordinances, and/or homeowner’s association rules before installing solar panels.

Some place restrictions on the size, placement, or number of solar panels you can use. Many towns also require a building permit for solar panel installation.

Best of luck going "Green."

Steve
http://newyorkforum.us

110 V Solar Panels Were Given Free, Why?
110 V Solar Panels Which Evidently Were Developed After Research, By B P Solar For Example, Were Practically Withdrawn From Market, And They Were Donated To Organizations In Asia With The Condition That They Should Not Be Sold. Why ?

I don't know specifically, but it sounds like the sort of thing that is often done for tax reasons.

This happens frequently with automobile design -- hudreds of thousands if not millions of dollars are spent buiilding a "concept car" and making it work. As long as the car or cars remain in existence, their value is whatever it cost to produce them and the company can then be taxed on the value of them as inventory or property. If they are sold, even for a tiny fraction of the cost to develop them, the cost of developing them is no longer eligible for research and development tax incentives. As a result, most are destroyed when the development is completed. The jet turbine powered car developed in the 1960's (by Chrysler if I recall correctly) was a good example.

By listing the panels as "destroyed" and then giving them away at no cost to a charitable organization, the company probably manages to maintain a tax credit that was worth more to their business than the sale of the panels would have brought in.

Alternatively, they may have had some manufacturing defect which prevented them from being sold in the originally-intended market country for purely regulative reasons, and which would have been too costly to fix for sale. The goods are decalred "defective manufacture" and "destroyed" again for tax reasons. The "scrap" is then disposed of by giving them away.

Sankey Diagram For A Solar Panel?? Help!!?
Science Homework! I Need To Explain How A Solar Panel Works And Draw A Sankey Diagram For The Solar Panel, Can Anyone Show Me A Sankey Diagram For A Solar Panel Or Explain How A Solar Panel Works?? Ill Give U Best Answer If U Help With Both =]

There are two kinds of solar panels..one that heats air or water and the second is one that converts sunlight to electricity.

For a solar panel that converts sun to electricity, this is what happens. Approximately 1000 watts per square meter of energy from the sun strike the solar panel surface.
About 8% of the light is reflected off the surface of the solar panel because it is impossible to get 100% absorption of light.

Then the process of converting the photons of energy of the sun and changing them into electron flow (which is electricity) happens in the silicon semiconductor substrate. This conversion is only about 14% efficient , which means about 85% of the sun's energy is lost in the conversion. So if a 1000 watts reaches the semiconductor , only 150 watts comes back out as electricity.

Then there is a charge controller, which is a device that keeps the electricity from the panel going in one direction toward the 12v battery. This stops electricity from the battery from going back into the solar panel when the sun isn't shining. It also stops the battery from overcharging once it is full. This device wastes about 3% of the power.

Then you have a battery which stores the electric power. It only is about 90% efficient, which means for every 100 watts going in to it, it only gives you 90 watts output. Finally you have the Electric output...which is only about 7% of the total power that came in , once you run it thru the batteries and charge controller.

I drew a crappy Sankey diagram for you:
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