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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

Ready To Go Solar?

  • 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 house owners to use the sun to power everyday life: running your air conditioning system, cleaning clothes, watching TELEVISION, cooking dinner. All while decreasing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental benefits of solar power are considerable, lots of homeowners discover that the convenience, distinct functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.

Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically minimize or perhaps eliminate your electric bills

Whether you're a house owner, organization, or nonprofit, electricity costs can make up a large portion of your month-to-month costs. With a solar panel system, you'll create free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you do not produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will reduce your energy bills and you'll still save a great deal of loan.

#2 Make a great return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expense-- they are among the best ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to substantial electrical power bill cost savings, the average American property owner settles their photovoltaic panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Safeguard versus increasing energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge utility rates. In the past 10 years, property electricity costs have gone up by an average of 3 percent yearly. By investing in a solar energy system now, you can fix your electricity rate and safeguard versus unpredictable increases in electrical energy expenses. If you're a service or property owner with ever-changing capital, going solar likewise assists you better projection and handle your expenses.

#4 Boost your house worth

Several studies have discovered that homes equipped with solar energy systems have greater property values and offer faster than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value homes 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 independence

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 capability to produce electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our country from price changes in international energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar industry 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. Because solar-related tasks have the tendency to be higher paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial contributor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Protect the environment

Solar is a fantastic way to minimize 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 residential photovoltaic panel system will eliminate three to four heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees every year.

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are necessary parts of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line outcomes. Progressively, consumers and communities are recognizing and rewarding companies that decide to operate properly. Services are discovering that "green" qualifications are a powerful driver of consumer getting choices, developing goodwill and enhancing service results.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Numerous house owners opt to finance their solar panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" financing choices. This means that a third-party company-- the solar provider-- owns the solar system and looks after installation, upkeep, tracking and repairs. You merely pay the solar company for electrical power-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

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 changing and unreliable electrical energy costs. There is clearly an upward trend.

With solar panels and simple mathematics, we can compute how much electrical power will be generated, and most importantly, at what price, for a minimum of the next 20 years (fixed energy expenses).


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


  • 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

Do You Know Of A Solar Panel Light With An On/Off Switch For Kids Fort?
Something Small Light The Landscaping Lights And Led Spot Lights That Use Small Solar Panels. Do You Know If There Is One Out There With An On/Off Switch And Ability To Store The Electricity It Creates? Or A Way To Create One Using These Landscaping Lights?

Home Depot sells one that works with the functions you are asking for.

How Do Satellites Obtain The Electricity Power They Need For Their Various Functions?
Pls Help Have To Five This Hw By Tomorrow!

Various means.

Solar panels with battery backup for sunless periods

Nuclear generators

What Is More Important To Control Global Warming Solar Panels Or Trees?
If Everyone Put Solar Panels On Their Roofs They Would Have To Remove All The Trees Near Their Homes That Would Shade Those Panels For The Panels To Work At Maximum Efficiency.

since global warming is a fantasy, the answer is neither, but plant a bunch of trees anyway because they are nice to look at unlike solar panels and wind turbines, and birds can live in trees as to being butchered alive by wind turbines

Nuclear Energy Vs. Solar Energy?
How Many Solar Panels Would It Take To Produce The Same Amount Of Energy As 4 Standard Nuclear Reactors? Also, How Much Energy Can Be Produced From Uranium-235? Are There Any Hazardous By-Products Associated With Solar Energy?

It is a complex issue to compare and contrast between nuclear and solar energy. Both have advantages and disadvantages, however; the solar energy involved with least hazard in comparison to the nuclear power. You can figure out how much damages caused by recent nuclear accidents and the caused of health hazards and side effects of various cancers and diseases. It is impossible to process the same amount of energy by solar panels to 4 standard reactors. However, it only could by imaginary of many millions of solar panels with every big plant. The following web with many articles provide you the chances to find out the answer yourself.

Everything About Solar Energy!!!?
In School I Have To Say Why Solar Energy Is Better Than All Other Alternative Energy Sources, Which Are Hydroelectric, Wind, And Geothermal. Can You Tell Me Everything I Need To Know About Solar Energy? How Solar Panels Work, How Much They Cost, Can They Break. I Also Need To Know Advantages Of Solar Energy And Disadvantages Of Others. Thank You!

I'm going to assume that this is a debate or panel discussion of some kind, and that you're supposed to advocate for solar.

To do that well, you need to know the strengths of the other technologies, not just the weaknesses. You will have to answer to their strengths, and also defend when they attack your weaknesses.

Without qualifications, solar is NOT better than any of the others listed. Solar is better in some situations. If we're talking about national energy generation, any of the others might have an advantage. If we're talking about what someone can put on their house, solar heat and solar electric is often the only thing that works. Most people don't have a creek or river that they can dam for hydroelectric power, and most people don't have a huge open field in the back yard with steady wind. Even fewer live right over a hot spot where there will be enough heat to generate steam. But even if solar is the only alternative, that doesn't mean it makes sense, if one lives in the forest, or very far north.

The main disadvantages of solar are cost, and that it doesn't work at night or rainy days. The intermittent issue is solved by having a backup system. Virtually all solar electric in residences today is installed *alongside* the grid, not instead of it. There are no batteries. If the solar doesn't provide enough, the grid makes up the rest. If the solar is generating more than needed, the excess is sold to the power company. Even if solar doesn't provide 100% of the house's energy, it still helps. With solar heat, there is a reservoir in the house, and if the sky is dark for too many days, a gas or electric heater takes over.

As for cost, even without any subsidies, solar electric is cheaper per energy unit (kilowatt-hour) than grid electricity in some places, such as Hawaii and most of California. Grid electricity is cheaper to make at the source, but by the time it's distributed over lines to a home, and all the taxes and fees are added, it costs several times what it took to generate. This is why a small solar electric system mounted right on a home can compete. Your competition may bring up old data on the price of solar - be sure to get recent quotes from an actual company in your area. Solar panels are 1/5 the price of what they cost 7 years ago.

You may hear an argument about solar spoiling vast areas of the environment. That would be a central generation plant. Instead of a 500,000 kilowatt plant, argue for 5 kW systems - 100,000 of them - each installed on a home's roof, which is not hosting much of an ecosystem, anyway. 100,000 systems - this is not far from what is installed in California each and every year.

Of course solar panels can break. But just about anything on a house can break, too, from a dishwasher to a leaky roof. Panels today generally come with a 25-year warranty, which gives an idea of how confident the manufacturers are. There are no moving parts, meaning less need for maintenance, and less failure. As an analogy, compare the wiring in your house to the engine of a car. Which needs more care, and which is more likely to break down?

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