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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 homeowner to use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioning system, washing clothes, watching TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are significant, lots of residents find that the benefit, special functions, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically lower or perhaps remove your electric bills

Whether you're a homeowner, company, or nonprofit, electrical energy expenses can make up a large portion of your regular monthly 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 consume, solar will lower your energy costs and you'll still conserve a lot of cash.

#2 Earn a great return on your investment

Solar panels aren't a cost-- they are among the best methods to invest, with returns rivaling those of more conventional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electricity costs cost savings, the typical American house owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus rising energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the previous 10 years, property electrical energy prices have actually increased by an average of 3 percent annually. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and protect versus unforeseeable increases in electricity expenses. If you're a business or house owner with changing money circulation, going solar likewise helps you better forecast and handle your costs.

#4 Boost your house worth

Several studies have actually found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher property worths and sell more quickly than non-solar homes. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into consideration as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers 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 independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key component of attaining energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our country from cost fluctuations in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Foundation, the solar market included jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is a great way to lower your carbon footprint. Structures are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A normal property solar panel system will get rid of 3 to four lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social responsibility are essential components of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding services that opt to run properly. Services are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful chauffeur of customer getting choices, producing goodwill and improving business results.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Many house owners decide to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing options. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, maintenance, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar service provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility business.

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 well-known for their fluctuating and unreliable electrical power rates. There is clearly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and basic math, we can calculate just how much electrical energy will be produced, and most importantly, at exactly 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

Solar Panels, When Does It Work (Winter&Summer)?
Does A Solar Panel Work During The Winter? Or When Its Cold? Does It Produce Power Mainly From The Sun Or Also From Heat? So If Its In The Middle Of December, Snow Is Everywhere But The Sun Is Shining, Would A Solar Panel Still Be Able To Produce Power? And Finally Would It Be Possible To Put A Lot Of Panels Out In The Desert And Wire Them Into The City? So It Would Bring Electricity From The Desert Many Miles To A Building/House In The City.

It works only from direct sunlight. Yes, it can produce power in the winter, if the panel is in the direct sunlight.

There are racks of panels already in the desert, and yes, the electricity can be pumped to the city.

There was an article 6-12 months ago in Scientific American about this, where the authors proposed a 20 year $40 billion plan to do just that on a large scale.

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Solar Charging?
What Would Happen If I Hooked Up A 6V 70 Milliamp Solar Panel To 4 Rechargeable 1.2V Each 90Ma Aa Batteries?

A 6 volt solar panel would charge the batteries from dead to 6 volts in approximately 3 hours. It will start charging at 70 milliamps, but as the battery voltage increases the current will decrease. When the voltage of the batteries reaches the voltage of the solar panel no more current will flow.

However, most 6 volt solar panels deliver more than 6 volts, so it could cook your batteries if left too long. You would need a voltmeter to monitor the progress.

If the batteries are rechargeable type, they are not supposed to reach 1.5 volts each, more like 1.35 volts. Four in series should be 5.4 volts. So the 6 volt panel would definitely cook them if you left it too long.

Why Do We Not Put Solar Panels On Cars?
If We Can Put Them On Everything Else And They Save Power And Run Things For Days, Why Do We Not Put Them On Cars?

For practical reasons.

1. Solar panels are expensive and fragile.
2. Most cars have limited flat areas where these can be placed.
3. Attaching these to cars is alien to current auto production methods.
4. They are not cost effective yet in terms of the cost-benefit trade-off.
They only produce a tiny amount of current which can only help recharge a battery.

you need a much larger area of PV solar cells to generate enough current to actually drive an electric motor so the only function of a solar cell on a car today is to provide a trickle charge to a battery. What would you be willing to pay to have a trickle charger installed on your car?

Probably a lot less than a big solar panel costs. They add some value to electric cars, but the technology isn't practical for much on vehicles yet. you'd have to have a car shaped like a giant pancake to be able to get enough solar panels on it to have enough power for even a small electric motor.

Has Anybody Used A Solar Panel To Charge An Ipod?
I Want To Know If I Can Use The White Cable That Comes With The Ipod To Connect It To A Solar Panel And Charge My Ipod

Well it is possible and I am sure people have done it before. Only problem that I can see with this is to prevent power surges to your ipod. Also if you do construct one of these make sure to MATCH UP THE VOLTAGES~
If you don't there is a potential(no pun intended) to do some big damage to your ipod.
Try to look up some circuits used for solar panels to prevent these surges.

Here is someone who has done it before:
http://www.reuk.co.uk/Solar-iPod-Charger...
It is a really simple circuit that uses a 6 volt solar panel and a voltage regulator to get it down to 5 volts.
Google:
"diy ipod solar charger"
for more info.

Also to improve on your design, I would KEEP the original ipod cable AS IS and use a femal usb port in the circuit. That way you can use this solar charger for any usb device.
http://www.electronics123.net/amazon/pic...
Why waste a perfectly good over priced IPOD cable?

Take Care !

H2 As An Alternative Fuel Source Using Solar Panels?
How About Using Solar Panals To Provide The Electrical Power To Separate The H2 From The O? H2 Would Be Fed Into The Engines Carburator Like A Gas/Air Mixture Ratio, But H2/Air Mixture Ratio Instead. How Would You Control The Exact Measurements?

Currently solar panels are rated at about 15 percent efficiency. That means that about 85 percent of the solar energy that is falling on it, is wasted. Electrolysis is also about 67 percent efficient. So the TOTAL amount of solar energy you would have "converted" into hydrogen is 67 percent of 15 percent.

Using my calculator that comes out to: about 10 percent total efficiency. About 90 percent of your solar energy gets wasted in the process. A better alternative to solar panels would be solar powered sterling generators.

Sterling engines are EXTERNAL COMBUSTION engines, like the old fashioned steam engine, and can be run off any heat source - including the sun. Heat from the sun is focused using parabolic mirrors, and the efficiency of a sterling engine / generator combination is rated at about 30 percent. Your TOTAL efficiency - both solar sterling and electrolysis combined - would be around 20 percent.

If you are dead set on using hydrogen? Even though there are better alternatives? Such as alcohol? Then I would suggest storing it in titanium dioxide pellets. This way you can store the hydrogen, without it being in danger of exploding. You can ALSO ram a hydrogen container like this into a solid brick wall. Once again? Without fear of an explosion.

Numerous studies have been conducted on this.

As for controlling the exact measurements? Nothing in the air-fuel ratio of a car - - or the timing - which you are also going to have to change - needs to be exact. A "good enough" approximation will do. As for how you get your measurements? You need to compare the density of gasoline vapor with hydrogen gas. A comparison of the molecular weight of gasoline - - as compared to the molecular weight of hydrogen - should get you started in the right direction for this.

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