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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.

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"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 property owner to use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioning unit, cleaning clothing, viewing TV, cooking supper. All while minimizing 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, lots of homeowners find that the benefit, special features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more enticing.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Dramatically reduce or perhaps eliminate your electric costs

Whether you're a house owner, business, or not-for-profit, electrical energy costs can make up a large portion of your month-to-month expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you take in, solar will lower your energy costs and you'll still save a lot of loan.

#2 Earn a terrific return on your investment

Solar panels aren't a cost-- they are among the finest methods to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more standard investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical energy expense savings, the average American property owner pays off their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus increasing energy costs

One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy prices. In the past 10 years, residential electricity costs have actually gone up by an average of 3 percent every year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical energy rate and secure versus unforeseeable increases in electrical power expenses. If you're a company or house owner with fluctuating money circulation, going solar also assists you much better forecast and manage your expenditures.

#4 Increase your home or business worth

Numerous research 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 factor to consider as they value houses at the time of a sale, and as property buyers end up being more educated about solar, demand for properties equipped 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 an essential component of accomplishing energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electrical energy from the sun, we can also insulate our country from rate fluctuations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and assist your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar industry added jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the country. This development is expected to continue. Since solar-related jobs tend to be higher paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable factor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

Solar is an excellent method to lower your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can significantly decrease that number. A common domestic solar panel system will get rid of three to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Show your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are crucial elements of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line outcomes. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding companies that choose to operate responsibly. Companies are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective motorist of consumer purchasing choices, creating goodwill and improving service results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Many property owners select to finance their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding alternatives. This indicates that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and looks after installation, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You just pay the solar supplier 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 Financial investment

The utility companies are infamous for their varying and undependable electrical energy costs. There is plainly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and basic mathematics, we can determine what does it cost? electricity will be created, and most significantly, at exactly what rate, for at least the next Twenty 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

Why Did President Bush, Jr. Take Jimmy Carter'S Solar Panels Off The Top Of The White House?
Every President That Has Ever Been In Office Has Left Something In The White House For Future Presidents To Use Or Keep In The White House. Why Did Bush Jr. Take The Solar Panels That Ecologically-Green Jimmy Carter Left On The White House? I Think This Shows Just How Stubbornly Convservative And Close-Minded Bush Is.

Solar White House
In 1977, Jimmy Carter had solar panel installed on the roof of the West Wing, on top of the Cabinet Room. These were removed in the Reagan era because of leakage problems, but around 2002 were reinstalled by the second Bush administration, along with new solar collector systems on the Swimming Pool cabana and groundskeeping building.

How Many Solar Panels?
The House I Am Designing For A School Project Uses 25Kw A Day, And There Are About 8 Hours Of Sunlight Available Every Day. To Have The House Rely Completely On Solar Power How Many Panels Would I Need To Get, And How Much Would Each Panel Cost?

Traditionally the guidelines have been $10 a watt installed but prices are lower now. The Chinese have brought the costs down to $1.20 a watt to manufacture the panels while Californian manufacturers are at $2 a watt so you can probably expect $5 a watt installed. A 100 watt panel would be about 2 foot by 4 foot in size and output about 17 V which would likely get regulated to 12-14 V. You may not want to count on more than 70 W from the panels unless you have really good DC to DC voltage regulators. Lead Acid batteries cost a fair bit and are only 50% efficient at charging, the modern approach is net metering effectively using the utilities as a 100% efficient battery. The problem with net metering aside from whether or not the utilities will let you do it is the efficiency of the inverters which can range from 50% to 90% efficient with the larger ones being less efficient, indeed at some point a mechanical motor generator set with a DC motor driving an AC alternator is preferable. A typical efficiency for an inverter would be 60%. It's also customary to run electrical equipment at 80% of rated capacity. Taking this into consideration we get:

25,000 w * 24 hours / ( 0.80 * 0.6 * 70 w * 8 hours) = 2,233 panels

Not including the inverter or more likely the motor generator set, it should cost you about $1,116,500 for the solar panels and it will cover about 44,660 square feet of roof space, about 1.03 acres of roof space.

If you meant to say that your house used 25 kwh per day then it would be:

25,000 / ( 0.80* 0.6 * 70 * 8 ) = 93.0 panels

Which would cost you about $46,500 and cover 744 square feet

Either way, I would suggest that you take efforts to reduce your home's power requirements and perhaps use passive solar and solar thermal to meet heating, cooling and hot water requirements leaving only lighting and refrigeration on the photo-voltaics. You may also want to consider using an absorption cycle refrigerator to run the refrigerator off natural gas or propane as a constant power supply is more critical for refrigeration.

Do The Solar Panels With Micro Inverters Eliminate The Need For A Gridtie Inverter?
In Other Words; Is It Possible To Setup An Array Of Solar Panels On Your Roof (All With The Microinverters) And Wire Them Directly To Your Breaker Box (By A Licensed Qualified Electrician Of Course)? If This Is Not Possible What Other Equiptment Is Needed If All Panels Have A Microinverter To Make A Functional Gridtie System.

Yes, theoretically it is supposed to work that way, eliminate the need of another inverter.
You can check that out yourself...

http://www.diysolarpanelscost.com/

How Do I Store Energy From A Solar Panel In A Battery?
I Am Making A Solar Powered Car For My Science Project. I Was Wondering How I Could Use A Solar Panel To Store Energy In A Battery So The Car Could Work In The Classroom Away From The Window.

You need to do a series of connection so the solar panel adds up to 13.2 to 13.5 VDC. Get your correct connections to the battery with a proper fuse too.

Solar Panel With Junction Box ,Inverter & Battery?
I Am Trying To Connect The Junction Box To Inverter. Also The Inverter Only Has Terminal Rings And Clips. There Is Nothing For The Inverter To Charge Up With Battery & Panel.

The inverter is only used for converting the DC current of the battery to AC for use in appliances up to the rating of the inverter.

Depending on the size of the panel you have, you may or may not need voltage regulation. If you want to see a basic diagram of installing panels, regulators/controllers (as well as how to construct the regulators) to the batteries, do a simple web search for "2N3055" and you should find a blog there that will illustrate this. Connecting the inverter to the batteries is simply the black wire to the negative terminal of a12 volt buss for a 12 volt input inverter, and the red lead to the positive buss of the batteries.

They use the wire loops because many people simply use deep cycle batteries. You use the inverter later to run something like a small appliance.

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