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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

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  • Fully licensed & insured installers
  • Custom tailored solutions
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  • 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 a/c unit, cleaning clothing, seeing TELEVISION, cooking supper. All while minimizing 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, numerous home owners find that the convenience, special functions, and expense savings of owning a solar power system are even more attractive.

Top Ten Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Considerably minimize and even remove your electric expenses

Whether you're a property owner, business, or not-for-profit, electricity costs can make up a large part of your month-to-month expenditures. With a solar panel system, you'll produce totally 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 lower your energy expenses and you'll still save a lot of cash.

#2 Make a fantastic return on your investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't an expenditure-- they are among the finest ways to invest, with returns matching those of more conventional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to considerable electrical power costs cost savings, the typical American homeowner settles their solar panel system in 7 to eight years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Protect versus rising energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the capability to hedge energy prices. In the previous ten years, property electrical energy rates have increased by an average of three percent each year. By buying a solar energy system now, you can repair your electricity rate and secure versus unpredictable increases in electricity costs. If you're an organisation or house owner with changing cash flow, going solar also helps you better projection and handle your costs.

#4 Increase your home or business worth

Multiple studies have actually discovered that homes equipped with solar energy systems have higher residential or commercial property values and sell more quickly than non-solar houses. Appraisers are significantly taking solar installations into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as homebuyers end up being more informed about solar, need for homes 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 element of achieving energy self-reliance in the United States. By increasing our capacity to produce electricity from the sun, we can likewise insulate our nation from cost variations in worldwide energy markets.

#6 Develop jobs and help your local economy

Inning accordance with The Solar Structure, the solar market included jobs at a rate almost 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all jobs in the nation. This development is anticipated to continue. Because solar-related jobs have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be outsourced, they are a substantial factor to the United States economy.

#7 Secure the environment

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

#8 Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social duty are necessary elements of a company's culture and worths. They also produce bottom line results. Significantly, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding organisations that decide to operate responsibly. Companies are finding that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of customer purchasing choices, creating goodwill and enhancing organisation 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 cash down.

Many house owners choose to fund their solar panels with one of the "pay-as-you-go" financing alternatives. This indicates that a third-party business-- the solar service provider-- owns the solar system and takes care of setup, upkeep, monitoring and repairs. You simply 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 homes have access to pay-as-you-go solar.

#10. Solar is a Secure Investment

The energy companies are infamous for their fluctuating and undependable electricity rates. There is plainly an upward trend.

With solar panels and simple mathematics, we can compute just how much electrical power will be created, and most notably, at what price, 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

Which One Would Generate More Energy?
I'M Doing A Science Project On Solar Panels And Windmills, And I Need To Know Which One Generates More Energy!

There's the matter of how much the solar panels costs versus the costs of the same generating capability in a wind turbine and the matter of when the electricity is generated.

Solar panels can easily costs tens of thousands of dollars, easily as much as 30 thousand dollars where as the same generation capability could be had from wind for perhaps 5 thousand or less.

Solar power is at it's peak during the day when demand for power is also at it's peak but winds tend to blow at night when power demands are at their lowest.

The current wind strategy is to sell the wind power to the utilities and purchase power back when needed, however only a limited amount of unreliable variable wind generating capability can be absorbed by the grid without adding contingency generation capability that can be varied on demand such as gas turbines, hydro or nuclear and even then wind could only ever displace baseline power generation which are currently generated mostly by coal plants.

Ultimately even wind power is solar power as wind is produced by temperature gradients hence wind is just less efficient solar as there has been more energy conversions and hence energy loss. Solar panels can be improved significantly so the future power generation capabilities are quite high whereas wind turbines are already almost as efficient as they can get so wind power is limited by available locations. Generally, solar power has a lot more potential generating capacity then wind.

How Much Energy Will I Save By Using Solar Power....?

First, go here http://rredc.nrel.gov/solar/old_data/nsr... , which is a map of how much sun various areas in the US get. (I'm making a big assumption that you are in the US.) Select, Average, Annual, Flat Plate Tilted South at Latitude. Then find your area on the map. This will reflect the equivalent hours of bright noonday sun in your area. It will be much less than the actual number of hours that the sun shines. That's expected.

So suppose your area gets 5 hours of sun per day. That works out to about 1800 hours per year. That means that for every 1 kW of solar panels you put up, you will get, on average, 1800 kWh of energy per year. If you put up a 5 kW array, you can expect to get 9000 kWh per year.

But the real question is, would that be worth it? That depends on how much it would cost to put up that array, vs. your cost savings, which depends on the local price for that annual amount of electricity. Only you can fill in those numbers.

100 Watt Solar Panel Make How Much Electricity In A Month During Summer?
I Have Looked At Solar Panels And I Am Confused. I Took Physics A Couple Years Ago So I Know That Watts Is Joules/Sec. But In Reality, How Many Watts Of Electricity Would I Get From A 100 Watt Solar Panel In A Month? I Believe The Angle And Cloud Coverage Effects The Output So For Those Calculations, As A Control: I Am In Los Angeles, California With 1 100 Watt Solar Panel During The Summer. How Many Kwh Worth Of Electricity Would I Get Out Of The 100 Watt Solar Panel? I Want To Hook A Receiver, Speakers, Leds And Maybe Some Other Things Up To A Battery Which Would Be Charged During The Day By A Solar Panel. Its About 600 Watts Worth Of Stuff In Total. With The 100 Watt Solar Panel And The Given Control Aspects, How Long Would I Be Able To Run The 600 Watts Worth Of Stuff? I Know 600 Watts Is .6 Kwh, But Basically Would I Be Able To Take A 100 Watt Solar Panel And Hook It Up To A Battery (Probably A Car Battery?) And Then Hook 600 Watts Worth Of Appliances Up To The Battery And How Long Would I Be Able To Run The 600 Watts Before The Battery Dies? Please Help.

If you took physics, you would realize that joules is energy and seconds is time therefore the amount of energy generated by the panel would be it's watts multiplied by time which is why your utility bills are kwh for kilowatt hour.

The calculations for solar panels are done by worst case solar insolation not summer time insolation. Hence for Southern US states, it's six hours of usable sunshine a day, in Northern US states, it's four hours usable per day and for Alaska, it's two hours usable per day. Obviously summertime values would be higher. With a 6 hour solar insolation, your 100 watt panel should produce 18,000 watt hours or 18 kwh in 30 days assuming 100% clear skies ( you have to look up the number of sunny days per year from the weather department to come up with an appropriate factor ). Another important factor to determine is the number or cloudy days in a row, you want the median and the standard deviation, the 95% value is the median plus two standard deviations, most people just go for 5 days for lead acid batteries but you do want to see where 5 days places versus the median and standard deviation to decide if you want to run your generators that often and loose that much life on your batteries.

Lead acid batteries are 95% efficient at discharging but only 50% efficient at charging. You may also want to consider Nickel Iron Batteries especially if you expect deep discharges such as the median number of cloudy days exceed three days if you're planning for five days battery capacity.

Any Nuclear Enegry Project Ideas... 10 Points?
I Have A Nuclear Energy Project For Physics Othe Groups Have Wind And Solar They Are Creating A Windmill And Generating Electricity Using Cabon Wires. I Need Some Ideas For Nuclear Energy Best Idea Gets 10 Points..

Compare the mass of radioactive waste produced by a nuclear power station to generate one exajoule of electric energy versus the mass of carbon dioxide that must be sequestered to dispose of the greenhouse gases produced by a coal burning power plant generating the same amount of electric energy.

Where Do I Connect A Grid Tied Solar Inverter?
Ok, Let'S Say We Have The Solar Modules Up (2Kw), Connected To The Inverter.. But Where Do We Need To Put The Inverter? Can The Inverter Be On The Top Floor, Just Plugged Into The Wall Socket And The House'S System Takes It Up? Or The Inverter Has To Connect Next To The Meter?

Do Not plug the inverter into the wall socket.

Your inverter must be connected to an AC disconnect and then into the meter. The AC disconnect must be mounted beside the electrical meter. When you register you solar system with the utility you must declare the location of this disconnect. The disconnect allows the utility to switch off power from your inverter when they are doing maintenance.

If you would like to see a detailed layout visit:
http://www.aurorapower.net/alternative-e...

Also if you inverter is 240v make sure you connect it to the correct legs.

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