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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 home owners to utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioning system, cleaning clothing, seeing TELEVISION, 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 environmental benefits of solar power are considerable, many home owners find that the convenience, distinct features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Dramatically minimize or perhaps eliminate your electric bills

Whether you're a house owner, service, or nonprofit, electricity expenses can make up a big portion of your regular monthly expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll create free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will reduce your utility expenses and you'll still save a great deal of loan.

#2 Earn a terrific return on your investment

Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- 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 cost savings, the average American homeowner pays off their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard against increasing energy costs

One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the previous 10 years, residential electrical energy prices have actually gone up by approximately three percent every year. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and protect against unforeseeable boosts in electrical energy expenses. If you're a business or property owner with changing cash flow, going solar likewise helps you much better projection and manage your costs.

#4 Boost your house value

Numerous studies have found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater property values and offer faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar setups into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more educated about solar, need for homes geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential element of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from cost changes in global energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy

According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market included 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. Because solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial factor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a fantastic way to minimize your carbon footprint. Structures are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A typical residential solar panel system will remove three to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are essential parts of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding services that choose to operate responsibly. Services are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of consumer getting choices, producing goodwill and improving organisation results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Numerous house owners opt to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This means that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, maintenance, monitoring and repair works. You simply pay the solar provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment

The energy business are notorious for their varying and unreliable electrical energy rates. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and basic mathematics, we can determine just how much electrical energy will be created, and most importantly, at what price, 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

What Is The Best Way To Purchase Used Solar Panels By Container Load?
I Have A Friend From Bulgaria ( Europe ) Who Would Like To Buy A 20 Ft Container Of Used Solar Panls

I've got 10 used collectors on my roof. They are occasionally available from company's selling solar equipment or scrap yards.

Many collectors became available when the tax rebates from the Carter era ended and the systems required more upkeep and expense than the owners were willing to provide. Mine came from a school.

Most recently I came across a large group of used panel at this web site. Note that this was some time ago and I have no idea if they still have them or they were salvaged as scrap copper.
http://www.bahmdemolition.com/solarpanel...

Other things to think about are that used collectors may be damaged. They may leak or may have been neglected and had their antifreeze become very acidic which can corrode the units (just things to think about).

How Does Solar Energy Work?
How Does The Solar Panels Energy Transmit To A House... Ect

solar pannels have solar cell which are semiconductors, when light fall on it acts as a tranducer converting light to electricity.
a groups of such cell connected together is called solar pannel.
this is similar to a battery.

How To Increase Current To Charge Battery Faster? 80 Watt Solar Panel?
I Have 80 Watt Solar Panel, Solar Control And Two Batteries. A Marine Deep Cycle Battery And Car Battery. Am Test How Long Does It Take To Charge The Batteries Completely. Im On Day Two And Still Nothing. Is There A Way I Can Charge The Batteries Fast? Do I Need To Increase The Current? The Solar Panels Are Connected In Series.

12-volt panels actually put out 14 to 17 volts which is necessary to charge a 12-volt battery. If you are using 12-volt panels and 12-volt batteries, the panels should NOT be in series unless the batteries are also in series and the charge controller is rated at 24 volts. Two non-similar batteries in series may not work well together.
Power (watts) = amps X volts, so an 80 watt 12-volt panel puts out 80/12=6.67 amps which should charge a battery overnight.

Why Is Efficiency Less Important For A Wind Turbine?

Hey Z, I would have to agree with Chris, less important than what? Wind turbines have a maximum theoretical efficiency of 59.6%. This was discovered by Albert Betz, it's called the Betz Limit. Most modern turbines operate at about 35% efficient, so about 1/3 of the energy of the moving column of air flowing through the turbines swept area is converted to usable torque, or electricity. Let's compare it to other modern technologies: Gasoline car engines, 25%. Incandescent light bulbs, 4%. Compact Flourescent lights (CF), 23%. Diesel engines, 34%. Solar panels, 12%. The thing is, with a turbine, if you want to build one that produces a maximum rated power of 1000 watts, like ours, you just work out the engineering so it produces that power in a good wind. With a car, or light bulb, we have to add more energy to overcome the losses. The only thing that is wasted in a turbine is airspace.

We don't really have any way to increase turbines past about 45% right now, there are a few experimental ones that get up there, but they don't work well in high winds or turbulent winds, so most manufacturers use three bladed models, which are a little less efficient, and then just make the blades longer to make up for the loss in efficiency. In the end it makes what power is expected of it. Solar panels are similar in this way. We could make a solar panel that is twice as efficient as the ones we have now, and they could make the same power in half the roof space, but they would cost more per unit power, there are some out there now in the low 20's. In the end you would have an array that makes the same power, but costs twice as much, so nobody buys those panels, they use the existing technology, same as we do here. It doesn't really matter much, our array runs our entire home, and it uses less than 1/5 th of the available roof space on our garage, a more expensive, more efficient array would cost more and use less roof space, which would accomplish nothing more than reducing our cash position. Efficiency is important if you're feeding a device something in exchange for getting something else in return, like a car, or an investment. But the wind and the sun are free, and there is plenty of square footage, and airspace to produce all of our grid power from it if we wanted, so no, it isn't very crucial. Take care Z, Rudydoo

Why Should We Use Solar Energy?
Why Should We Use Solar Energy

Because solar energy is renewable. Gas and oil burn up quickly, and we have to find more stores in the earth. They will eventually run out. But the sun will still be in the sky for billions of years. Solar panels capture the sun's light and passively make electricity. There are no moving parts. Solar panels last for over 40 years and supply a home with all the electricity it needs.

Plus, current state and federal incentives make solar energy very affordable. After the initial investment, you could be powering your home for free with sunlight!

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02143, 02144, 02145