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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 homeowner to use the sun to power everyday life: running your a/c unit, cleaning clothing, watching 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 considerable, numerous property owners discover that the benefit, special functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are much more attractive.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably reduce and even remove your electric bills

Whether you're a property owner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical energy expenses can comprise a large portion of your month-to-month expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce complimentary power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will decrease your energy expenses and you'll still save a lot of cash.

#2 Earn a fantastic return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they are among the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical power costs savings, the average American house owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard against rising energy expenses

One of the most clear cut advantages of solar panels is the ability to hedge energy costs. In the past 10 years, property electrical energy rates have actually gone up by approximately 3 percent yearly. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and protect against unforeseeable boosts in electrical power costs. If you're a business or house owner with changing capital, going solar likewise helps you much better forecast and handle your expenses.

#4 Increase your house worth

Numerous studies have found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property worths and offer faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, demand for homes geared up with photovoltaic panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial part of attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from rate changes in global energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and help your regional economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar market added tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This development is anticipated to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs tend to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant factor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a terrific method to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially decrease that number. A typical property solar panel system will remove 3 to four tons of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are essential components of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Increasingly, consumers and communities are acknowledging and rewarding companies that decide to run responsibly. Services are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful motorist of customer acquiring choices, creating goodwill and enhancing service results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Many property owners select to fund their photovoltaic panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and takes care of installation, maintenance, monitoring and repair works. You merely pay the solar service provider for electrical power-- 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 electricity costs. There is plainly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and basic math, we can compute just how much electrical energy will be produced, and most importantly, at what rate, for at least the next Twenty 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 Power Pool Heating?
Currently Looking Into Solar Powered Pool Heating Systems And Was Just Wondering If There Was A Way To Store The Solar Power Via A Battery Only To Be Used At A Later Date. Does Anyone Know Anything About This?

Cover your pool to allow it to absorb / retain solar heat - as dictated by common sense. In addition, use a hot water tank in a shed as a method of storing the output of a solar panel, then use the heat as needed throughout the season. Don't bother hooking up the hot water tank to any gas or electric utility, the sun will provide any hot water to be used.
Keep in mind that your solar panel & hot water tank will need to be drained if you're in an area subject to freezing temperatures, and that you'll need to ensure the system can deal with the maximum temperatures it'll experience on a day with full sun and no demand from the pool. Lastly, size the system accordingly - if you have a large pool, plan for a large storage tank and large collector. Hope this helps.

What Do You All Know About The Use Of Solar Panels?
Where Can One Get Some Information On Solar Panels For Residences And Businesses? Also, Where Can One Get A Breakdown On What Devices Are Needed To Set Up This Type Of System To Power A Home?

At work, I have a 25 kw solar power plant. We have six converters that hook up directly to the power grid. We don't have batteries to store power. Our system averages about 150 kilowatt hours per day, which saves us $11.25, so the pay-back time on our $100,000 (even after power-company rebates and tax credits) investment is about 25 years. We're using it more for publicity and educational value.

What Do You Think Of This Idea For An Automobile?
An Electric Mini Van Powered By Lithium Ion Batteries That Recharge From Solar Panels And Wind Chargers On The Roof Of It. While The Vehicle Is In Motion, It Should Charge Right? Also Lithium Ion Batteries Can Give You Up To 250 - 400 Miles Per Charge. So What Would Be The Potential Problems With This And Why Hasn'T Anyone Done It Yet? There Are Plenty Of People Who Have Been Converting Cars To Electric Running Vehicles Since The Mid 70S 9Maybe Even Before Then), And Some Of Them Move Up To Speeds Of 80Mph. But What About The Idea Of The Propulsion Or Stationary Position Of The Vehicle Itself Doing The Charging. It Might Take Some Time, But After The Initial Investment, Insurance Payments And General Maintenance Costs Re All That Would Be Left. No Stops At The Gas Station, No Fluid Changes (Except Transmission). So When Is Someone Going To Build It?

It is more efficeient and cheaper to put the solar pannels & wind turbine on the garage or elsewhere where they can be optimally sited: for sun, sutaibly angled and avoiding shading;
for wind away from turbulance and as high as possible;
or you can use Combined heat and power system with an office, or take advantage of larger more efficient grid connected renewable energy source that are already provided and maintained by the electric company.
plus grid connection means you can sell unused electric back to the grid http://www.udel.edu/V2G/

plus this saves top heavy weight and aerodynamic drag on the car and having to design the wind turbine/solar pannels to cope with the vibration and stresses of being on a car. (if a wind turbine produced more power than the drag induced then you would have perpetual motion!)

How Do You Make Solar Panels?
How Do You Make Solar Panels And Do You Need A Lot Of Them To Make Electricity?

It's possible to put together pre-made solar cells into your own panels, but the result will be far less durable, and more costly than simply buying commercial panels.

You may encounter some websites offering to sell you information on how you can power your home cheaply with homemade panels. Every one of those I've seen is a scam. Save your money.

Do you need a lot of panels to make electricity? To make a system that is worth it generally takes at least a dozen panels, although I'm sure exceptions exist. Also, it generally needs a professional install to meet legal requirements, although a few skilled homeowners do manage to do their own.

Amount Of Solar Panels Needed To Run A/C And Pool Pump?
I Am Completely Ignorant On This Subject. I Was Just Wondering Out Of Curiosity Of How Many Solar Panels And Equipment That It Would Take To Run A Central Ac For A 2500 Sq Ft Home And A Pump For A Medium Sized Pool. I'M Talking Running Ac For Like 8 Hours A Day To Keep Around 65-70 Degrees And Running The Pump 24/7. Just Looking For A General Ballpark Answer.

Solar panels are not going to be able to run a pool pump 24/7. They will only produce their rated electricity for 4 to 8 hours a day. For the balance you will need a grid connection or a battery backup.

Running the AC would require different power levels depending upon humidity, outside temperature levels, solar gain for the house, and insulation levels. An underground house in Maine will be much easier to AC than a Glass house in Arizona.

First find the power requirements. If you had the existing equipment they will have a label with the power requirements or the minimum breaker required if nothing else. For example the pool pump may require a 10 amp 240 breaker while the AC may require a 30 amp 240 breaker. That would be 2400 watts for the pump and (30 x 240) 7200 watts for the AC or a total of 9.6kW each hour of operation. (max)

You will next need to find the rated capacity of the solar panels. If each panel were rated at 300 watts then you would need 32 panels for the daytime use and perhaps more to fill in a battery backup.

All the numbers are very rough estimates.

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

02143, 02144, 02145