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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 daily life: running your a/c unit, cleaning clothes, watching TV, cooking dinner. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a pressure on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are considerable, numerous home owners discover that the benefit, distinct features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more alluring.

Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably reduce or even remove your electrical costs

Whether you're a homeowner, service, or nonprofit, electrical energy costs can comprise a large part of your monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce totally free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will lower your energy bills and you'll still save a lot of money.

#2 Make an excellent return on your investment

Solar panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the very best ways to invest, with returns equaling those of more traditional financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy costs savings, the average American house owner settles their solar panel system in 7 to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure against increasing energy costs

Among the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the past 10 years, residential electrical power prices have actually gone up by approximately 3 percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and protect versus unpredictable increases in electrical power costs. If you're an organisation or homeowner with changing capital, going solar also assists you better forecast and manage your expenses.

#4 Boost your residential or commercial property value

Multiple research studies have actually found that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher property worths and sell 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 end up being more informed about solar, need 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 key component of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to create electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from cost changes in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market added tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the total U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This growth is expected to continue. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a terrific method to lower your carbon footprint. Structures are responsible for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the U.S., and going solar can substantially decrease that number. A normal domestic solar panel system will get rid of 3 to 4 lots of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees each year.

#8 Show your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are essential elements of an organization's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and communities are recognizing and rewarding services that choose to run responsibly. Businesses are discovering that "green" credentials are an effective chauffeur of consumer purchasing choices, producing goodwill and enhancing service results.

#9 Start Saving from Day 1

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

Many property owners opt to fund their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This means that a third-party company-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and takes care of setup, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You simply pay the solar supplier for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy company.

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

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The utility business are notorious for their fluctuating and unreliable electrical power costs. There is clearly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and basic mathematics, we can calculate what does it cost? electrical energy will be produced, and most significantly, at exactly 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

Why Arent More Alternative Energy Methods Being Used?
When I Was In Arizona, There Was A Whole Field Where Huge Solar Panals Collected Sun Energy. Why Arent More Ideas Like That Being Used? Think Of All The Southern States That Recieve Plenty Of Sunshine For Solar Energy. Think Of All The Mountainous Areas And Flats That Would Be Great For Wind Power. Why Should Money Be An Issue When It Would More Than Pay For Itself In The Long Run?

Solar panels are expensive and don't work in the night or when there's no sun so they arent really reliable. People think they're a waste of money. and wind turbines arent reliable either. there isnt always enough wind to power a turbine. And wind turbines dont pay for themselves in the long run. More energy is wasted in putting one up than it can produce in it's whole 'lifetime'. I agree we should use more renewable energy though. They need to be cheaper for local use.
Have a look at this website. It's useful :D
http://www.clean-energy-ideas.com/index.html

What Are Some Of The Frames Or Hardware One Can Use To Keep Solar Panels In Place?

Most Solar arrays are mounted using a roof racking system designed for solar arrays like Unirac or ProSolar or something similar.
There are some great roof attachments as well, some of the best coming from S5! for metal roofs or PV Quickmount for shingle roofs.

Cheers! You may want to try a Unistrut mounting system as well if it is really small and a DIY.
Also, check out our website to learn more about solar energy.
http://www.paradisesolarenergy.com/

Is Solar Really Green Energy? ***A Must Read***?
First Off, Solar Cells Are Made From Silicon, Which Sounds Harmless.... In Order To Understand How A Solar Cell Works, A Little Background Theory In Semiconductor Physics Is Required. For Simplicity, The Description Here Will Be Limited To Describing The Workings Of Single Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells Http://Www.Experiencefestival.Com/A/Solar_Cell_-_Theory/Id/5376728 Are Solar Cells Poisonous..... According To The Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition, The Gas Sulfur Hexafluoride, Commonly Employed To Clean Reactors In Silicon Production, Is Considered By The Intergovernmental Panel Of Climate Change To Be &Quot;The Most Potent Greenhouse Gas Per Molecule; One Ton Of Sulfur Hexafluoride Has A Greenhouse Effect Equivalent To That Of 25,000 Tons Of Carbon Dioxide.&Quot; The Manufacturing Of Solar Power Panels Consumes A Lot Of Silicon, Presenting Us With A Nasty Paradox. If Solar Power Production Is Ramped Up As Part Of A Global Effort To Reduce The Greenhouse Gas Emissions Produced By Burning Fossil Fuels, The Chances Of Accidental Releases Of Sulfur Hexafluoride In The Silicon Production Process Will Only Increase, Which, Says The Svtc, Could &Quot;Greatly Undermine The Reductions In Greenhouse Gas Emissions Gained By Using Solar Power.&Quot; I Hope You Noticed It Said....One Ton Of Sulfur Hexafluoride Has A Greenhouse Effect Equivalent To That Of 25,000 Tons Of Carbon Dioxide So In Production The Gas It Gives Off Is 25 Times More Dangerous Than Co2 In Greenhous Gases Http://Www.Salon.Com/Tech/Htww/2009/01/14/Toxic_Solar_Power/ What About The Potentional Waste ... The Usual Story Told About E-Waste Is... It'S Toxic,&Quot; Said Chintan Director Bharati Chaturvedi. &Quot;There'S No Mention Of The People Involved. There Are Not Conversations About These Human Beings. Http://Www.Nowpublic.Com/Environment/Environmental-Activists-Expose-Dangers-E-Waste And The Many Other Enviromental Issues Not Listed Here, But The Real Story Is Why Are They Reducing Co2 But It Will Boom The Increase Of Sulfur Hexafluoride Which One Ton Of Sulfur Hexafluoride Has A Greenhouse Effect Equivalent To That Of 25,000 Tons Of Carbon Dioxide. When Will The True Global Warming Effects From Mass Producing The Solar Cells And Electronics To Produce Enough Energy To Replace 1 Coal Plant Be Reported By The Media? And You Believe Solar Is Greener Than Coal.....Think Again.

Interesting link. Also, it should be noted that photovoltaic solar energy is indeed big business. As you commented, the environmental risks are quite real.

From Wikipedia:

"Photovoltaics (PV) is the field of technology and research related to the application of solar cells for energy by converting sun energy (sunlight, including sun ultra violet radiation) directly into electricity. Due to the growing demand for clean sources of energy, the manufacture of solar cells and photovoltaic arrays has expanded dramatically in recent years.[1][2][3]

Photovoltaic production has been doubling every 2 years, increasing by an average of 48 percent each year since 2002, making it the world’s fastest-growing energy technology.[4] At the end of 2008, the cumulative global PV installations reached 15,200 megawatts.[5][6] Roughly 90% of this generating capacity consists of grid-tied electrical systems. Such installations may be ground-mounted (and sometimes integrated with farming and grazing) [7] or built into the roof or walls of a building, known as Building Integrated Photovoltaics or BIPV for short.[8]

Net metering and financial incentives, such as preferential feed-in tariffs for solar-generated electricity, have supported solar PV installations in many countries including Australia, Germany, Israel,[9] Japan, and the United States.[1]"

Solar Energy Question?
Explain The History Of Solar Energy. When Was It First Used And How Was It Used? I Need Legit Answers Plz!

Not sure if that helps:
In 400 B.C. the Greeks were the first to implement the sun’s rays for heat. During this time they began to orient the placement of their houses to trap solar heat during winter.
The photovoltaic effect or the production of electricity directly form the sun was discovered by Frenchman Henry Becquerel in 1890. In 1891 American Clarence Kemp received a patent for the first solar water heater.

Why Is Solar Energy Renewable?

Because we can't use up sunlight. It may technically not be an infinite resource, but we will have it until the sun burns out, when that happens generating electricity will be the least of our worries.

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