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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 a/c, washing clothes, seeing TV, cooking supper. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a strain on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, many homeowners discover that the convenience, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more alluring.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably minimize or perhaps remove your electrical costs

Whether you're a property owner, business, or not-for-profit, electrical energy expenses can comprise a big part of your month-to-month costs. With a solar panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will lower your utility costs and you'll still conserve a lot of money.

#2 Earn a great return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expenditure-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power expense cost savings, the average American property owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard against increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility costs. In the past ten years, domestic electrical energy prices have actually gone up by approximately three percent yearly. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and protect against unpredictable increases in electrical power costs. If you're a service or property owner with rising and falling money flow, going solar likewise assists you much better forecast and handle your expenditures.

#4 Increase your home value

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

#5 Boost U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential part of attaining energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to generate electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from price variations in international energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar market added 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 anticipated to continue. Because solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is an excellent way to lower your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can considerably reduce that number. A normal domestic solar panel system will remove three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social duty are very important components of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding businesses that pick to operate properly. Organisations are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective chauffeur of customer acquiring decisions, producing goodwill and enhancing service outcomes.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Lots of homeowners decide to fund their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, maintenance, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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 well-known for their changing and unreliable electricity rates. There is plainly an upward trend.

With solar panels and basic math, we can determine just how much electrical energy will be created, and most importantly, at what price, for a minimum of the next 20 years (fixed 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 Can I Convert Solar Energy To Mechanical Energy?

Stirling engine. Here's an excellent description of the history and mechanics of a stirling engine, as well as a low cost solar one to buy as a display. http://www.ecrater.com/product.php?pid=4...

In a nutshell, a difference of two temperatures causes the engine to turn. You can concentrate the sun onto a spot on the stirling engine to generate heat for it to move.

How Do I Cost-Effectively Use Solar Energy To Provide Light At Night?
I Am Moving To Sierra Leone, The Poorest Country In The World. There Will Be No Electricity Where I Will Be. If I Buy A 12V Solar Charger And A 12V (We'Ll Say Flourescent) Light Capable Of Creating As Many Lumens As A 60W Light Bulb, How Many Hours Of Light Can I Provide Each Night (Assuming 14 Hours Of Sunlight)? Any Additional Suggestions For Off The Grid Power Are Very Welcome.

You need the wattage of the bulb to determine the draw, then a solar charger big enough to replace the power used.

Ok...let's make some guesses and assumptions.
A 12v DC flourescent that puts out as many lumens as a 60W will draw about 15watts.
Watts / Volts= Amps, so 15/12=1.25 amps.
Ok...now the battery is not so much the problem, because a typical deep cycle battery, if fully charged will give you that 1.25 amps long enough to go a couple full nights without sunshine during the day.
The problem is the solar charger...you need someting big enough to replace the 1.25 amps you are drawing, plus something for loss of efficiency.
Here is an example of an available product that might fit your needs. http://store.sundancesolar.com/10watsols...
This panel will give you 18.7V at .62amps, so in rough numbers...you would get one hour of light run-time for every 2 hours of solar charge time.

You can get some pretty nice "starter" units that have battery; chargers and inverters included...this system to less than $400, and you could live like royalty...in Sierra Leone, anyway.
http://store.sundancesolar.com/20wadosoe...

What Kind Of Battery Do I Use For A Solar Powered Heating Device?
I'M Making A Solar Powered Heating Device Which Consists Of A Solar Panel Connecting To A Battery Of Some Sort By Wires. The Solar Panel'S Heat Is Turned Into Energy And Stored Into The Battery, But At The Same Time The Battery Is Connected To Another Set Of Wires Which Lead To A Metal Disk Which Is Where The Heat Comes From. I Would Like To Know What Kind Of Battery Is Like That, That Can Be Connected By 2 Sets (2 Wires On Each Set, Positive And Negative) And Have Energy Stored In It And Be Transferring The Energy At The Same Time It Is Being Stored. This Way So That You Can Use The Heating Device At Night Time. So Which Battery Do I Use And Where Can I Buy It? Online Stores Are Fine As Well. Thanks!

What you suggest is not a commonly done thing. By the time you store solar energy in a battery, and get it out again as heat, you may have thrown away 95% of the energy. Also, heating applications take a lot of energy, so if I had (say) a 200-watt panel, I would not expect to do more than warm a cup of coffee for a few minutes with it.

To answer your question about batteries, the standard battery used for storing off-grid electricity is lead-acid, AGM type if you can afford it. If cost efficiency is not important, you can get lithium oxide batteries that are intended for electric bicycle use. A 0.3 kWh battery of that type costs about $500, 10x what a lead acid would cost, but it will be smaller, lighter, and you can drain it flat without harming it. You can find such batteries by Googling "electric bike battery."

If your goal is to store solar heat, it would be cheaper to have a very large collector, heat water, and pump it into a large, well-insulated tank.

Why Are The People In Hot Climatesnot Provided With Handy Cost Effective Solar Energy Tools And Electricity/?
Hydro Projects Lead To Depletion Of Natural Resources ,The Need Is To Popularize Solar Energy, As The Telecom Sector Has Shown Aggresive Drive Creates Demand Makes Technology Cheapand Affordable ,Similar Drive Is Essential For Saving Our Resources And Making A Bright Lighted World

"Not provided"??????

Are you saying that people in hot climates can't take care of themselves?

"handy cost effective solar energy tools and electricity/? "

Do you think "people in hot climates" are retarded or something? If it WERE cost effective don't you think they would already have them??

Maybe "solar energy tools" are NOT cost effective and THEY know it, but YOU obviously don't.

How Can You Harvest Wind Energy (Like The Kind In Windmills) When There Is No Wind ?
Kinda Like How Solar Panels Harvest Energy And Use It When There Is No Sunlight.

It depend on where you live. 1/2 of this country is desert or plains. That means that either the sun is shining or the wind is blowing...usually both at once. Here in Arizona and most of the southwest the sun shines AND the wind blows almost everyday....certainly enough days..about 350 of them to make wind and solar a viable option for most power generation. With the proper investment and the application of even current technology 85% of ALL the electrical needs of half the United States could be met without burning an ounce of coal and at a lower cost and without the dangers of nuclear energy. A good portion of the rest of the country could also generate a substantial portion of their needs the same way. Only the coal mafia and the nuclear industry are against moving forward into the 21st century....they have a cash cow to protect and they will protect it at all costs. It's all about their profits, none of it about the future of our country...and that's why we continuously get propaganda as in this 'question'. How sad is that?

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