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Our Experienced Solar Consultants Help You Design The Perfect Solution

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, washing clothing, watching TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological benefits of solar power are considerable, lots of property owners find that the convenience, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.

Top 10 Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably decrease or perhaps eliminate your electric costs

Whether you're a property owner, organization, or not-for-profit, electrical power costs can comprise a large part of your regular monthly expenditures. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will minimize your utility expenses and you'll still conserve a great deal of loan.

#2 Earn a terrific return on your financial investment

Solar panels aren't an expense-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns measuring up to those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electricity costs cost savings, the typical American homeowner settles their solar panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus increasing energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility costs. In the previous 10 years, residential electricity costs have actually gone up by an average of three percent annually. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can fix your electrical energy rate and secure against unforeseeable boosts in electricity expenses. If you're a business or house owner with ever-changing money flow, going solar also helps you better projection and manage your costs.

#4 Increase your house worth

Multiple research studies have discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and sell quicker than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar installations into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more educated about solar, need for properties geared up with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial part of accomplishing energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electrical power from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price changes in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy

According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market added tasks at a rate almost 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the country. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a considerable contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is a great method to decrease 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 residential photovoltaic panel system will eliminate three to 4 loads of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are very important parts of an organization's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and neighborhoods are acknowledging and rewarding companies that opt to operate properly. Businesses are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful chauffeur of consumer getting choices, producing goodwill and improving organisation results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Lots of homeowners select to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This suggests that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, upkeep, monitoring and repair works. You just pay the solar service provider for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Financial investment

The energy business are notorious for their varying and undependable electrical energy costs. There is plainly an upward pattern.

With solar panels and basic mathematics, we can calculate what does it cost? electrical energy will be produced, and most significantly, at what cost, for a minimum of the next 20 years (repaired 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

Oil Heat Vs Gas Heat For The Home?
I Currently Have Oil But I'Ve Been Thinking About Switching To Gas. In A Perfect World We'D All Have Solar Panels And Wind Turbines. Gas Has To Be Cheaper And There Would Be No Waiting For The Oil Delivery. What Are The Pros And Cons Of Gas Heat? Would I Need A Whole New System Or Would They Convert The Furnace I Already Have? Thanks In Advance.

Natural gas is almost always cheaper and it is also possible to choose a gas furnace that is far more efficient than your existing oil-fire system. A good example of a highly efficient system is a condensing gas furnace (available as a boiler or as a forced-air unit). These systems use a sealed combustion system, meaning that they get combustion air directly from outside the home and have no portion of the system open to the indoor air. These systems greatly reduce the possibility of potentially deadly carbon monoxide contamination of the living space. They are available in efficiency ratings of 94%. By comparison, you oil-fired system is probably in the low 80% or even lower efficiency range.

Below is a link to an article about putting in a condensing gas furnace.

Avoid using a retrofit kit that turns an oil furnace into a natural gas burner. These systems are typically very inefficient. Any savings in initial installation will be quickly lost in much higher energy bills. Also, some gas utilities and some local building codes have forbidden these retrofit kits.

Whatever you do, get the new furnace sized for your home. Many heating contractors want to sell the biggest system they can, but an oversized unit runs very inefficiently and will waste a lot of energy, not to mention wasting money on the initial installation.

Are There Any Patents On Solar Thermal Energy?
I Know Solar Thermal Energy Is Efficient But I Still Need To Know More Can Anyone Please Help Me Out With A Few Questions? What Patents Are Put On Solar Thermal Energy? With One Or Two Bars In The Solar Energy Screen How Much Space Do You Think It May Heat Up And How Fast? Thank You

Nuclear Vs. Coal Fired Power Plant?
What Are The Advantages/Disadvantages Of A Town Being Powered By Either? I Have To Write A Composition On The Topic.

Nuclear is much cleaner and issues with supplies, wastes, proliferation or meltdowns can be addressed with thorium-based breeder reactors or molten salt designs. Heat produced from nuclear plants or other sources like wind, solar, coal, etc.. are also an issue with global warming. Japan's recent nuclear problems were largely due to poor site location...had the reactor sites been built another 30-40 feet higher, it would not have been a problem. More people die per year from coal-related health issues than all the nuclear plant issues ever have.

Mini-nuke reactors are being developed which are safer, cost less, can be buried in the ground and generate power for decades at or below coal-fired costs. One small reactor the size of a garden shed or garage can provide power for 20-25,000 homes.

Clean coal or carbon sequestration methods to produce biofuels could improve coal-fired issues.

Both have issues with generating heat which contributes to global warming.

Related links...

Mini-nukes...
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/20...
http://www.engadget.com/2007/12/19/toshi...

Thorium and molten salt designs...
http://www.popsci.com/technology/article...

http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/02/china-thorium-power

http://www.smartplanet.com/technology/blog/thinking-tech/a-meltdown-proof-nuclear-reactor-may-alleviate-fears/6494/

http://home.earthlink.net/~bhoglund/

http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/inf09.html

Using algae to sequester CO2 and convert into biofuels...
http://www.sciencedaily.com/videos/2007/0407-possible_fix_for_global_warming.htm
http://desertsweetbiofuels.com/

Warming issues related to heat produced from coal plants, nuclear or wind farms...the average automobile also produces 2/3 's of it's energy into heat loss in the cooling system or out the tailpipe.

" Although nuclear power does not produce carbon dioxide emissions in the same way as burning fossil fuels it does produce heat emissions equivalent to three times the energy of the electricity it generates and so contributes to global warming significantly, Nordell adds."
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/07/090713085248.htm

In Animals, A Portion Of Kinetic Energy Is Usually Transformed Into:?
A. Chemical Energy B. Potential Energy C. Solar Energy D. Thermal Energy E. More Kinetic Energy

Thermal Energy.
Because the temperature of the body increases gradually after running a considerable length of distance.

School Project - Solar Heating Container?
My Son Has To Make A Solar Heating Container To Boil Water For A 5Th Grade Class Project. We Were Thinking Of Using A Metal Tin And Painting It With A Matte Black Paint. Should We Also Line The Inside Of A Shoebox With Aluminum Foil And Then Put The Black Tin Inside The Box Sort Of Like A Solar Oven? Let Me Know Any Suggestions You Might Have Without &Quot;Overdoing&Quot; It Since It Is A Small Class Project. Thanks!!

I would think that boiling water would be a physical impossibility because of the heat required to boil water. Lets think through this: It takes several minutes of high heat to boil water on a stove, much less with solar energy.


I know that camping stores sell a portable water heater for hikers. If it were me, I would buy one of these, and look to see how they made it. Then, using items that would be reasonably used in a science project, make your water heater.

Your best shot for success: When I was in High School, a teacher took out a parabolic mirror and held a 2x4 at the focus point. After about a minute, the wood caught on fire. It was the coolest thing I ever saw and was what threw me into engineering.

If you could make a highly polished mirror out of a satellite dish, you may have a way to make your heater. I think it would be the only way to focus the energy that you need to get it to work (kind of like a huge magnifying glass only 100 x stronger)

good luck

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