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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 utilize the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioning unit, cleaning clothing, watching TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while lowering your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are significant, numerous property owners find that the benefit, unique features, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more enticing.

Leading Advantages of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically lower or even remove your electrical costs

Whether you're a property owner, company, or nonprofit, electricity expenses can make up a big portion of your regular monthly expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll generate free power for your system's whole 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you consume, solar will reduce your energy costs and you'll still save a great deal of loan.

#2 Make a fantastic return on your financial investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the best methods to invest, with returns equaling those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy bill savings, the typical American property owner pays off their solar panel system in seven to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect against increasing energy costs

One of the most clear cut benefits of solar panels is the capability to hedge utility prices. In the past 10 years, property electrical energy costs have actually gone up by an average of three percent each year. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and secure against unpredictable boosts in electrical power expenses. If you're a company or property owner with fluctuating capital, going solar likewise assists you much better projection and handle your costs.

#4 Boost your house value

Multiple studies have actually found that homes geared up with solar energy systems have greater property values and sell faster than non-solar homes. Appraisers are increasingly taking solar setups into factor to consider as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers become more informed about solar, demand for homes geared up with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a crucial element of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to create electrical energy from the sun, we can likewise insulate our country from price changes in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and assist your local economy

According to The Solar Foundation, the solar market included jobs at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the general U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This development is expected to continue. Because solar-related tasks tend to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

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

#8 Demonstrate your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and corporate social obligation are necessary components of an organization's culture and worths. They likewise produce bottom line results. Progressively, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding organisations that choose to run responsibly. Organisations are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective motorist of consumer getting decisions, developing goodwill and enhancing organisation results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Lots of house owners pick to fund their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, upkeep, tracking and repair works. You merely pay the solar supplier for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the utility business.

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 companies are infamous for their varying and unreliable electrical energy prices. There is plainly an upward trend.

With solar panels and basic math, we can compute how much electrical power will be created, and most importantly, at what price, 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

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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