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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 everyday life: running your air conditioning unit, cleaning clothing, viewing TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are substantial, numerous property owners find that the convenience, unique functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more attractive.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically minimize or even eliminate your electric bills

Whether you're a homeowner, company, or not-for-profit, electrical energy costs can make up a large portion of your month-to-month expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will decrease your energy costs and you'll still save a lot of cash.

#2 Earn a great return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity bill savings, the average American homeowner pays off their photovoltaic panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard against rising energy expenses

One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy prices. In the previous 10 years, domestic electrical power rates have actually increased by approximately three percent annually. By buying a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical power rate and protect versus unpredictable boosts in electrical energy expenses. If you're an organisation or property owner with ever-changing capital, going solar likewise assists you much better projection and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your home value

Several studies have found that houses equipped with solar energy systems have greater property values and sell more rapidly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively 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 educated about solar, demand for properties equipped with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial element of accomplishing energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from rate changes in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your regional economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar industry 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 growth is expected to continue. Because solar-related jobs tend to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a fantastic way to minimize your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly reduce that number. A common residential photovoltaic panel system will remove 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are important components of a company's culture and values. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, customers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding services that pick to operate responsibly. Businesses are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful chauffeur of consumer getting decisions, creating goodwill and improving company results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Many house owners decide to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding options. This means that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and looks after installation, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You simply pay the solar company for electrical energy-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility companies are infamous for their changing and unreliable electrical power prices. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With photovoltaic panels and simple mathematics, we can determine what does it cost? electricity will be generated, and most significantly, at what rate, for a minimum of 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

Questions About Solar Panels And Batteries?
I Have A Few Questions About Solar Panels And Batteries. 1. Looks To Me That 60 Watt Solar Panels Are The Most Common And Cost Efficient. I Understand That A 60 Watt Panel Produces 60 Watts Of Power At 12Vdc. Lets Say I Have Five Hours Sun On The Panel. How Long Would It Take For A 60 Watt Panel To Charge A Standard 12 Vdc Battery From Basically Dead To Full Charge. I Know It Depends On The Type Of Battery, But Let'S Just Call It A Standard Car Type Battery. Looking For Just General Info Not Exact Science Info. 2. If One Panel Is Capable Of Charging One Battery In Less Than 5 Hours Of Sun. How Many Batteries Can It Charge Completely In 5 Hours Of Sun? 3. Using A 12 To 120 Volt Power Converter To Get 120 Volts From A Battery How Many Watts Of Power Are You Able To Pull From A Battery Before The Charge Is To Low To Be Usable Without A Recharge. Again, I Know There Are Variables To Take Into Consideration, But I'M Looking For Just General Answers. Like For Example, &Quot;X&Quot; Watts Of Use For&Quot;X&Quot; Hours. 4. I Assume A 60 Watt Panel Is A 60 Watt Panel? Meaning, All 60 Watt Panels Are Created Equal, They Basically All Produce Basically The Same Amount Of Power With Basically The Same Efficiency. 5. With A Solar Panel Is It Better To Catch The Morning Sun Or Afternoon Soon Or Does It Matter? I Understand The More Amount Of Sun You Catch, The Better. 6. In Order To Take Advantage Of The Tax Credit, Do You Have To Use A Professional Installer Or If I Buy The Panels, Converter, Batteries, Etc, Myself And Install Myself Can I Claim The Tax Credit?

1. A 60 watt panel produces 12 vdc @ 5 amps at maximum sun. Realistic power is about 70% average throughout the day. So, your output will be about 40 watts. Take a battery with a reserve rating of 120 minutes. That is it will take 120 minutes for the battery to drop to 10.2 v when discharged at a constant 25 amps. That's about 250 watts in two hrs. To recharge the battery, you have to put back 250 watts in 2 hrs (not realistic - battery damage). But 40 watts recharge will take 12.5 hrs to recharge the battery.

2. Can't answer. How much less than 5 hrs? But a 60 watt panel won't recharge the battery in 5 hrs.

3. Inverters are only about 75% efficient (depending upon design). Usually, when battery power drops below 10 volts, the inverter shuts down. And that would depend upon reserve capacity of the battery and how much power you draw from the inverter. A 120 minute reserve capacity battery with a 75% efficient inverter gives you 90 minutes at 300 watts (12 v @ 25 amps).

4. Any assumptions about this item makes all other calculations unuseable.

5. The sun at high noon is the brightest - less atmosphere to scatter the sun's rays.

6. The tax credit only applies if you have it professionally installed and tied to the electrical grid. It may also apply to 100% off-grid systems. It does not apply to self-installed units. Our utility will not permit self-installed solar systems to be tied into the grid. Yours may.

How Much Would A Solar Panel To Run A Two Story House Cost And Would It Work In Th Rain And Cloudy Days?

If you can make enough on sunny days to make up for the cloudy ones, you can store it for later.
Off grid this would be in batteries. Grid-tied would push the excess into the grid that you could pull power from when needed.

You get the best cost/value ration for Solar Thermal. It takes a lot of energy to heat up water. The sun can do this fairly cheaply. The standard American home could use a 2 - 6 kW Photovoltaic system.
The going rate is about $6 to $8 per watt. So that would be $12,000 to $48,000.

1200Va Ups 70Watts Solar Panel, 100Ah Deep Cycle Battery And 350 Watts Load?
I Have An Old 1200Va Computer Ups And I Intend To Get A 100Ah Deep Cycle Battery In Addition To A 70 Watts Solar Panel For Charging And The Load Is 350Watts. I Would Like To Know If The 70Watts Solar Panel Can Effectively Charge The Battery During The Day And With My 350 Watts Load, How Many Hours The Battery Will Last And If The Ups Is Suitable As A Good Alternative To A 600Va Inverter. Recommendations And Suggestions Are Welcome. Thanks.

I have done the same thing before. The ups will run your stuff. You will simply need to take the battery out and use your larger deep cycle battery to power it. You may need to disable the alarm buzzer that tells you if the line voltage fails. Most UPS power backups have an alarm.

The last person answered correctly with 2 hours of running time after ten hours of sunlight to charge your battery. But - this is in near perfect conditions. In reality, the sun hardly shines all the time without clouds. The angle of the solar panel must be correct. In my first experiments, many years ago, I did the match, but didn't take these points into consideration and ruined my batteries.

There is a solar power requirements calculator on the website listed below. Plug in your numbers and it tells you exactly what size solar panel you will need.

Questions For Using Solar Panels To Heat A Pool?
It Is Just A Little 3 Foot Pool But We Have All Shade And The Water Is Freezing. I Bought One Panel To Put On Our Roof. Will The Pump That Came With The Pool Be Strong Enough Or Do I Need A New Pump. It Is A 110/120V Pump.

my father tried this 20 years ago. He used a home made 4x8 foot panel mounted were it got a lot of southern sunlight. Did it make the pool toasty-no, but it did make a nice difference! All he did was circulate part of the water from one jet through the 3/4 inch pipe in the heater. no extra pump required. Besides, dad was too cheap to pay for the electricity to run an extra pump!

How Much Money Do Solar Panels Cost?
Planning To Get One, For A Store/House, We Use Alot Of Electricity At Least 1500-3000 Dollars A Month. How Much Money Would This Save Us? How Big Would We Have To Get The Solar Panel?[Aproximately]

In the US, the average electric cost $.15/kw-hr. $2500 means you are using 16700 Kw-hr/month or 550 kw-hr/day.

Since solar panel only make peak kw for about 5 hours per day (in sunny places like (AZ) you will need a 110 kw system. Solar systems cost about $7/watt so your system will cost about $750,000. The government my pay for about $250,000, so be prepared to spend one half a million dollars.

You will also spend about $250/month on maintenance of the system. The system will lose about 1%/year of it's efficiency, so the system will be paid for in 240 months, or 20 years. With in 5 years after the system is paid for, they will have to be replaced, the cost will be another 2 million dollars.

We Serve All of Somerville MA including these zip code areas:

02143, 02144, 02145