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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 homeowner to utilize the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning system, washing clothing, enjoying TV, cooking supper. All while reducing your carbon footprint, and without burning fossil fuels or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the environmental advantages of solar power are substantial, lots of home owners find that the convenience, distinct features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more attractive.

Top 10 Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Drastically decrease or perhaps eliminate your electrical expenses

Whether you're a homeowner, business, or nonprofit, electrical energy expenses can comprise a large portion of your monthly expenses. With a solar panel system, you'll produce free power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce 100 percent of the energy you take in, solar will minimize your utility bills and you'll still conserve a great deal of loan.

#2 Make an excellent return on your financial investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the very best methods to invest, with returns matching those of more standard financial investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical energy costs cost savings, the average American property owner pays off their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure versus increasing energy costs

One of the most clear cut advantages of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy rates. In the past 10 years, residential electricity rates have actually increased by an average of three percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and secure against unforeseeable boosts in electrical energy costs. If you're an organisation or homeowner with changing cash flow, going solar likewise assists you much better forecast and manage your expenditures.

#4 Boost your house value

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

#5 Increase U.S. energy self-reliance

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and an essential part of achieving energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electrical power from the sun, we can also insulate our nation from cost changes in global energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy

According to 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. Due to the fact that solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a significant contributor to the United States economy.

#7 Safeguard the environment

Solar is a great method to reduce your carbon footprint. Buildings are accountable for 38 percent of all carbon emissions in the United States, and going solar can substantially reduce that number. A normal domestic photovoltaic panel system will eliminate 3 to 4 heaps of carbon emissions each year-- the equivalent of planting over 100 trees annually.

#8 Show your dedication to sustainability

Sustainability and business social duty are very important parts of a company's culture and values. They also produce bottom line results. Progressively, customers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding businesses that opt to run properly. Businesses are discovering that "green" credentials are a powerful motorist of consumer acquiring choices, producing goodwill and improving service outcomes.

#9 Start Saving 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 cash down.

Many property owners opt to finance their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar provider-- owns the planetary system and takes care of installation, maintenance, monitoring and repairs. You simply pay the solar service provider for electrical energy-- 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 notorious for their fluctuating and undependable electricity costs. There is plainly an upward trend.

With photovoltaic panels and basic mathematics, we can calculate just how much electrical energy will be produced, and most notably, at exactly what rate, 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

How Can You Store Solar Energy?
I'M Considering Buying Say A Little Kit From Costco But Want To Know The Rundown On How To Keep The Energy And How Long It Lasts? Can You Keep Filling Up Batteries With It And Stockpile Reserves In Case We Experience Rolling Power Outages? Thanks Any Info Helps

Solar power is usually stored in a battery system. The amount of power that can be stored is determined by the type and sized of the batteries installed.

http://www.installeco.com/solar-power/

How long that power can be stored is affected by "decay" - the discharge of power over time without usage. Newer batteries decay at a lower rate than older ones.

Will You Consider Buying A Solar Water Heater For Your House To Save The Environment? Why Or Why Not?

YES, I live in the SW..Arizona and our water system collects enough heat that you can completely turn off and drain your water heater for maybe four or five months out of the year and I see no rerason why you can not collect enough energy from the sun in winter to do you good for a few months too. You only need water to be 90F or so you do not need 160F unless you need to steril;ize something and you can get hw for that by bvoiling it on the stove. It makes common sense to me to use cheapest forms of energy possible.

Solar Energy Questions?
How Do We Use The Resource And How We Acquire The Resource On Solar Energy? Identify Advantages And Disadvantages Of The Solar Energy

Solar energy is captured by solar arrays which use large surface areas to either act as a heat ex-changer or generate electricity using photo-voltaic cells which convert solar radiation into direct current electricity using semiconductors by exciting materials and having them emit free electrons leading to a flow of electrons i.e. electricity.
Using solar energy to generate electricity is very uneconomical due to the large amount of materials needed to provide large enough arrays to generate a substantial amount of electricity the also produce nothing or very little with dark/ foggy/cloudy/rainy ect.
The surface area needed for effective application could be put to better use by building a nuclear power plant (since they are much more energy dense one 1000MWe nuke plant(est 100 acres)=20,000 acres or 31.25 square miles of solar arrays) and using the rest of the land that would previously be used for solar as agricultural, residential, or industrial purposes.

Why Are Wind And Solar Industries Receiving 55 Times More Government Subsidies Than Petroleum Energy Industry?
U.S. Taxpayer Subsidies Per Megawatt Hour (Mwh) Of Energy For Petroleum-Based Energy Was 44 Cents.... Yes..... 44 Pennies. Subsidy Per Mwh Of Energy For Wind/Solar Was 24 Dollars!! ... Not A Typo.... 24 Bucks$$!!! U.S. Taxpayers Are Being Bilked To Provide Welfare For A So-Called Renewable Energy Source That Is In The End..... Unreliable, Costly To Wildlife And The Environment, And Proven To Be Unhealthy For Human Health. When Is This Mad, Senseless Waste Of Hard-Earned Taxpayer'S Money Going To Stop?? Http://Www.Eia.Doe.Gov/Oiaf/Servicerpt/Subsidy2/Pdf/Chap5.Pdf

Why? Because wind and solar currently require subsidies to be competitive with coal and natural gas.

If at some point in the near future, wind and solar can become competitive without subsidies, they will gradually become a larger fraction of our electrical generating capacity.

If wind and solar can't become competitive, the subsidies will eventually become a sort of economic Ponzi scheme.

Solar Energy? Can People Use ..?
Can People Use Solar Energy All The Time? How Can We Solve This Problem?

No, "people" can not use solar energy all the time. "People" obviously is inclusive of those who happen to live in the extreme southern or northern hemisphere where during the winter months the sun will not rise for months. There are no batteries that will store enough electricity for these months of darkness. So no, solar power can not be used by all "people" at all times.

We Serve All of Watertown MA including these zip code areas:

02471, 02472, 02477