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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 resident to use the sun to power daily life: running your air conditioning system, washing clothing, viewing TV, cooking supper. All while minimizing your carbon footprint, and without burning nonrenewable fuel sources or putting a stress on the electrical grid. And while the ecological advantages of solar power are substantial, many property owners find that the benefit, distinct features, and cost savings of owning a solar power system are a lot more alluring.

Leading Benefits of Solar Energy

#1 Significantly reduce and even eliminate your electric expenses

Whether you're a house owner, service, or not-for-profit, electrical energy costs can comprise a big part of your monthly expenses. With a photovoltaic panel system, you'll produce complimentary power for your system's entire 25+ year lifecycle. Even if you don't produce One Hundred Percent of the energy you consume, solar will reduce your energy expenses and you'll still save a great deal of money.

#2 Earn an excellent return on your financial investment

Photovoltaic panels aren't a cost-- they're one of the finest ways to invest, with returns rivaling those of more traditional investments like stocks and bonds. Thanks to significant electrical energy bill savings, the typical American house owner settles their solar panel system in seven to 8 years and sees an ROI of 20 percent or more.

#3 Secure against rising energy expenses

Among the most clear cut benefits of photovoltaic panels is the ability to hedge energy rates. In the past ten years, residential electricity costs have actually increased by an average of 3 percent every year. By purchasing a solar energy system now, you can repair your electrical power rate and secure against unforeseeable boosts in electricity expenses. If you're a business or homeowner with fluctuating capital, going solar likewise assists you better forecast and manage your costs.

#4 Boost your home value

Several research studies have discovered that houses geared up with solar energy systems have higher property worths and sell quicker than non-solar houses. Appraisers are progressively taking solar installations into consideration as they value homes at the time of a sale, and as property buyers become more informed about solar, demand for residential or commercial properties geared up with solar panel systems will continue to grow.

#5 Boost U.S. energy independence

The sun is a near-infinite source of energy and a key component of attaining energy independence in the United States. By increasing our capability to produce electricity from the sun, we can also insulate our country from cost variations in international energy markets.

#6 Create jobs and help your regional economy

According to The Solar Structure, the solar industry added tasks at a rate nearly 12 times faster than the overall U.S. economy in 2015, representing 1.2 percent of all tasks in the nation. This development is expected to continue. Since solar-related tasks have the tendency to be greater paying and can not be contracted out, they are a considerable factor to the U.S. economy.

#7 Protect the environment

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

#8 Show your commitment to sustainability

Sustainability and business social obligation are essential components of a company's culture and values. They likewise produce bottom line results. Progressively, consumers and neighborhoods are recognizing and rewarding organisations that decide to run responsibly. Businesses are discovering that "green" qualifications are an effective driver of customer acquiring decisions, creating goodwill and enhancing business outcomes.

#9 Start Conserving from Day 1

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

Lots of property owners opt to fund their photovoltaic panels with among the "pay-as-you-go" funding choices. This implies that a third-party business-- the solar supplier-- owns the planetary system and looks after setup, upkeep, monitoring and repair works. You simply pay the solar supplier for electricity-- less than you would've paid the energy business.

As of 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 well-known for their varying and undependable electrical power costs. There is plainly an upward trend.

With solar panels and easy mathematics, we can calculate just how much electrical energy will be generated, and most notably, at what cost, for a minimum of 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

Can I Power My Electric Air Conditioner With Solar Panels?
Do I Have To Buy A Solar Air Conditioner To Power It With Solar Power, Or Can I Use My Regular Electric Air Conditioner? The Solar A.C.S Are Crazy Expensive, So I Want To Use What I Have. Is That Possible? And If So, How Do I Do It?

Hi I am the owner of Mountain Wind & Solar http://mountainwindnsolar.com (please be aware though that this website is still under construction).

Yes you can, it is as simple as this:

install the solar panels
Hook the DC output of the solar panels up to a DC to AC inverter
Plug your air conditioner into the DC to AC inverter
Wa LA you have a solar paneled air conditioner.

be aware that you will have to make sure that you have enough solar power to run the air conditioner.

If you have any other questions about energy, wind turbines, or solar panels feel free to email me at [email protected]

If Smoking Is So Bad For Us, Why Do Companies Still Sell Them?
Also, If Solar Energy Things (Like Solar Panels, Electric Cars Etc) Are Good For The Planet, Why Are They So Expensive?

Cigars and cigarettes are still sold because it is free will of the smoker to continue. Tobacco companies have obviously found their way out of lawsuits and laws.

Solar is expensive because
(a) It is a new, not fully contained energy source.
(b) Some people will go green no matter what the cost, so the solar companies charge extra.

Poll:Life In 2100......?
Just Hypothetical

I think Canada and the US will merge together and become the biggest country on Earth. India will have bustling businesses, the streets will be cleaner, the people will be more liberated. Gay marriage will be legal. People will be less religious. There will be solar power in everything. Roof shingles will be mini solar panels to power individual buildings. Cars will have solar panels to power them. Cancer will be cured.

If I Connect A Solar Panel To A Rechargable Battery, Will It Charge The Battery?
If The Circut Just Goes Solar Panel To Battery And Back To Solar Panel, With No Other Components, Will The Battery Charge?

Even assuming that you got the connections the right way round, you will still have some problems. Obviously the voltage produced by the solar panel in the light must be higher than the voltage on the battery when it is fully charged, otherwise the charging current will not flow. However, in the dark the voltage on the solar panel drops and the battery will discharge back through the panel. At the very least, therefore, you will need a blocking diode in the circuit to prevent that happening.

How Many Solar Panels Does It Take To Power A House?≫?

I will first answer your question and then rant on the answers you got so far.

To power your home you need to get your last 12 months electric bills and total the kWh for the year and divide it by 365 days. That gives you your daily usage. In most areas in the USA there is 4 to 5 hours of Peak Sun. You would then divide the daily usage by the peak sun hours and that is how many solar modules you will need. Then you will need to size an inverter. If you are on the Grid you do not need batteries because the grid is the biggest battery in the world. In most states you can roll over your over production from one month to the next for a full year. So your big months in the summer will pay for the less sun months in the winter.

Check out this web page. http://www.oynot.com/solar-info.html

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I have noticed that the same people keep saying the same thing over and over and have no idea of what they are talking about. I have answered this question over and over and even showed 30 years of math to prove it.

I have done the math over and over at 7.5 cents per kWh and without any grants or insentives you will pay off a solar electric system in about 30 years.

Think about a few things. Like you are renting electric from the utility. I don't see where you are gaining anything at all from renting? You do not have any thing in the end. But if you were to buy a solar electric system no matter what your cost per kWh is, you can sell the system with your home and get every penny you spent on it back. So your cost was Zero and you had years of free electric as well.

People need to add in all the taxes they pay over the years as well .You will pay 8% in taxes. Plus there is an inflation rate of a minium of 3.5% every year. That alone would be more savings in taxes and inflation then the intrest on your loan. You don't pay taxes on the power you make your self.

Then there is a tax break because it is a home improvment and at the minute you can get up to 2000 dollars tax credit just for installing solar.

I have yet to understand why people want to say it cost so much. Maybe they don't know anything about it is my guess.

Check it out for your self is the best way. Call a solar electric dealer.

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

01085, 01086