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  • What are SRECs?

    Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs) are an enormous incentive to going solar in Massachusetts, but they will be gone in 2018. Learn more about SRECs in this blog post.

  • Should you buy or lease your solar panel system?

    With so many options available, it can be difficult to understand whether buying/financing or leasing/PPA a solar system is best for you. Let's clarify the differences and see what is best for you.

  • How to Make Money with a Solar Site Lease

    Are you a commercial building owner or a land owner interested in solar and making extra money without investing anything? If so, then a solar site lease may be the right option for you.

  • Massachusetts Finalizes SREC II Solar Panel Incentive Extension

    If your familiar with solar in Massachusetts, you know about the SREC program. Today, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (MA DOER) announced an extension to the SREC II program. We'll discuss why the time to go solar is NOW before the next program is instated and what it's successor may look like.

  • Residential Solar Tax Credits – What You Should Know Before Filing in Massachusetts

    Taxes are due in a few days. Make sure you have all of the solar tax credit information you need for your solar panel system.

  • The Top 4 Home-Based Business Benefits of Solar Energy

    Why Every Home-Based Business Should Consider Going Solar Each year, more and more home-based business owners in Massachusetts realize the business benefits of solar energy. Installing a solar energy system not only reduces energy costs, but home business owners can take advantage of other financial incentives that make a big difference in both their personal and professional bottom line.

  • Your Electric Bill After Solar Panels Are Installed

    Take a look at what an Eversource and a National Grid electricity bill will look like after installing solar panels on your Massachusetts home. Boston Solar uncovers how much solar electricity can save you each month, what a negative bill looks like, as well as other solar incentives like net metering, SMART incentives, & the federal solar tax credit.

  • Why NOW is the Time to Go Solar in Massachusetts

    The lucrative financial incentives to go solar won't last forever - read more to find out why NOW is the time to go solar in Massachusetts before Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs) end.

  • Is Solar Affordable? Financing Options for Solar Panel Systems

    Financing options for Massachusetts home owners that prove affordable.

  • Interested in Solar? Potential National Tariff – Suniva Trade Case

    The pending Suniva Trade Case decision could have a large impact on the solar industry and solar panel prices.

  • Financial Benefits of Going Solar

    Learn how you can become cash flow positive right away!

  • What Can You Buy With Your Solar Savings?

    It’s never been easier to start saving when you install solar in Massachusetts. Think of all the things you could buy with the money you saved from going solar!

  • Get Smart About SMART

    It’s time to get smart about Massachusetts’ new incentive program, SMART. At Boston Solar, we’ll tell you everything you need to know about SMART and how it can help you get the most out of your solar installation.

  • The Smart Incentive Program: What You Need to Know

    Get SMART about SMART — the Massachusetts Solar Incentive Program for homeowners. Learn about the transition from SRECs to SMART, and what it means for your solar electric (PV) system installation.

  • Why 2019 is the year to go solar in Massachusetts

    Take advantage of SMART program incentives and the 30% federal solar tax credit by investing in solar in 2019. 2019 is the last year for the full Federal Investment Tax Credit, so it pays to go solar this year. Learn more about the benefits of solar from Boston Solar, your #1 solar installer in MA.

  • Why your Massachusetts business should invest in solar

    Investing in solar for your business can reduce your tax burden, deliver high ROI, stabilize your budget, and more. Learn about the economic benefits of a commercial solar PV system. Boston Solar is a leading solar installer serving the North Shore, Metro West, South Shore, Central Mass, and Western Mass.

  • Off-grid, Grid-tied or Hybrid: Which Option Is Best for You?

    Find out if a grid-tied, off-grid, or hybrid solar PV system is best for your home in Massachusetts. Each solar system type offers various levels of energy independence and energy bill savings. Learn more about solar system options from Boston Solar, Massachusetts’ #1 residential solar installer.

  • Get Up to Speed on the SMART Solar Incentive

    Stay up-to-date on the SMART solar incentive program and find out if you still have time to install a solar PV system and qualify for SMART financial incentives. Boston Solar is Massachusetts’ premier authority on solar and local incentives, offering residential and commercial solar panel system installation as well as solar batteries.

  • Solar Energy Production, Guaranteed

    Achieve even greater peace of mind concerning your residential solar investment with Boston Solar’s new Production Guarantee. We guarantee your new system will produce a specified amount of energy, or we’ll pay the difference! Learn more about this exclusive guarantee for Massachusetts homeowners.

  • How Accurate Are Online Solar Calculators?

    Wondering if you can trust online solar calculators? Learn the difference between programs like Project Sunroof and Solar Reviews, and a customized solar quote from a trusted local solar expert. Boston Solar provides custom solar quotes and professional residential solar installation throughout Massachusetts.

  • What Happens When You Sell or Buy a Home with Solar Panels

    Find out how solar affects home resale value — and what happens when you sell or buy a home with solar panels. Boston Solar, a Massachusetts based solar installer serving homeowners from Western Mass to the North Shore and South Shore, takes you through various solar real estate scenarios.

  • Can Solar Lower My Summer Energy Bills?

    What if you didn’t have to choose between a comfortable home & a high energy bill in the summer? Installing solar panels on your home can reduce your need to run your air conditioner & offset your electricity usage. Boston Solar is the #1 MA based solar installer serving the North & South Shore, Central & Western MA.

  • Should You Get Solar Plus Telsa Powerwall?

    Is Tesla Powerwall right for your solar energy system? Investing in solar energy storage can give you access to greater energy independence and earn valuable energy efficiency incentives. Learn more from Boston Solar, Massachusetts’ trusted solar contractor and Tesla Powerwall Certified Installer.

  • How Does Massachusetts’ ConnectedSolutions Solar Battery Incentive Work?

    Did you know you can receive additional incentive income by adding solar battery storage to your system of solar PV panels? Boston Solar walks you through the ConnectedSolutions solar battery program, which compensates National Grid and Eversource MA homeowners for demand response throughout the year.

  • What Boston Solar Customers Say About Solar Tax Credits & Incentives

    Read what Boston Solar customers are saying about the real savings they’ve had from the Federal Solar Tax Credit, and incentives offered by the SMART program here in Massachusetts. Boston Solar goes above and beyond to educate our customers about all the savings available to go solar in Mass.

  • What Is Solar Net Metering?

    Get the details on solar net metering here in Massachusetts, and learn if your utility company offers the decades of energy bill savings that net metering can provide. Boston Solar is the Bay State’s number one MA based solar insaller, and will design and install a solar PV system designed for your needs.

  • Maintain Power During an Outage with Solar Battery Storage

    Find out how investing in solar + storage can help you maintain your access to power, even during a power outage or power surge. Boston Solar is the top solar contractor and Tesla Powerwall Certified Installer serving customers across Massachusetts.

  • How to “Electrify Everything”

    Curious about what the electrify everything movement is all about? Learn how to electrify your home, and how you can power your environmentally friendly household with solar energy. Boston Solar is the #1 MA based solar installer, and is also an authorized installer of Tesla Powerwall.

  • Solarize Mass Plus Comes to the North Shore

    Did you know there are programs available to help reduce the cost of installing solar panels on your Salem, Swampscott, or Nahant, MA home? Boston Solar is the exclusive solar photovoltaic installer with the Solarize Mass Plus program for homeowners on the North Shore. Solarize Mass Plus is powered by MassCEC and DOER.

  • Energy Saving Tips to Reduce Your Winter Heating Bills

    What if you could spend less on your heating costs this year, and reduce the cost of installing solar panels on your Massachusetts home? Boston Solar has the money-saving home heating tips you’re looking for, from closing up your fireplace to scheduling a no cost home energy assessment. Learn more here.

  • How the NFL Is Using Solar Energy

    NFL teams and stadiums across the country are using solar energy to reduce their energy consumption. Boston Solar uncovers how teams like the New England Patriots, the Falcons, and the Eagles are utilizing solar panels and LED lighting to make game day more sustainable. Boston Solar is a full-service solar contractor in MA.

  • How to Prepare for the Next Nor’easter Power Outage

    Hoping to use your solar panels to keep the lights on during the next Nor’easter? Learn how combining a custom solar PV system with Tesla Powerwall or sonnenBatterie will keep your family safe and comfortable in the wind and snow. Boston Solar is a trusted solar contractor serving Salem to Springfield.

  • Are Solar Panels Covered by Home Insurance?

    Learn how to make sure your new solar panel installation is covered by your homeowners insurance, and rest easy knowing your solar panels are a lasting investment. Boston Solar is a full service local solar installation contractor serving the North Shore, South Shore, greater Boston Metro area, and the Pioneer Valley.

  • Why 2020 Is the Year to Go Solar in Massachusetts

    Take a look at the long list of savings available for solar installation in 2020. Boston Solar walks you through the details of the tax credits for solar panels on a net metered property, SMART incentives, the Solarize Plus program, and much more. Schedule your free quote with Boston Solar today.

  • The Federal Solar Tax Credit in 2020

    There are still incentives available to homeowners looking to reduce the cost of their solar installations in 2020. Learn how the Federal Investment Tax Credit, Massachusetts state offered tax breaks, & SMART incentive income can reduce how much it costs to power your home with renewable energy. Schedule a free quote.

  • The Latest on SMART Solar in Massachusetts

    Wondering what SMART blocks are still available in your city? Boston Solar has compiled all the resources you need to sign up for the most lucrative Massachusetts SMART solar incentive block and start generating income from your renewable solar energy. Boston Solar is a full service solar installation contractor.

  • Does Battery Storage Qualify for the Federal Investment Tax Credit?

    Are you thinking of adding solar battery storage to your residential or commercial solar installation plans? Learn from Boston Solar, what it will take to qualify the cost of installing a solar plus storage system for the income tax incentive of the Federal Investment Tax Credit here in Massachusetts.

  • Generate Income on Your Commercial Solar Install - Here's How!

    Learn the top reasons to install solar panels on your commercial property or business, from the number one Massachusetts based solar installer, Boston Solar. Take advantage of the income from SMART incentives, net metering, and the solar tax credit while using clean energy.

  • The Solarize North Shore Program has Been Extended!

    Did you know there are many financial incentives to help reduce the cost of installing solar panels on your Salem, Swampscott, or Nahat home? Boston Solar walks you through the many incentives in the North Shore that make going solar that much easier—like the Solarize Mass Plus Program, Federal and state tax breaks, & more.

  • The Solarize Needham Program has been Extended!

    Have you been wondering about the benefits and available incentives for going solar here in Needham like the Solarize Mass Plus program along with state and federal solar incentives? Boston Solar is the official solar installer for the Solarize Needham program and can help you secure maximum savings on going solar.

  • Can You Own Solar With $0 Down and Be Cash Positive?

    By financing your solar installation with the right solar loan, you can keep your custom-designed system of solar PV panels cash positive while reducing your carbon footprint. Boston Solar uncovers the details behind $0 down solar financing, and how you can use solar incentives to get the most out of your system.

  • Using Solar Energy While Working from Home

    Are you concerned your energy bills are on the rise while you work from home this summer? Boston Solar can help offset your increase in energy usage, and prepare your home for decades of energy savings with solar-plus-storage installation. Boston Solar is a certified installer of Tesla Powerwall and sonnenBatterie.

  • Update on the SMART Incentive Expansion

    Did you hear the Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) incentive program has been doubled? Learn about the increased SMART blocks, and how you can take advantage of this lucrative solar incentive with your residential solar PV installation. Boston Solar is the number one Mass. based solar installer.

  • Top Three Reasons to Go Solar Before the End of 2020

    Don’t wait until next year, by installing solar before the end of 2020, you’ll benefit from max solar savings. Learn more about the federal solar tax credit in 2020, SMART incentives, and how much energy residential solar installation can save your home, from the number one Massachusetts based solar installer at Boston Solar.

  • Solar Battery vs. Generator: Which One Is Right for You?

    Learn about the pros and cons of backup generators and solar battery backup systems, and how you can utilize the strengths of these emergency power solutions to keep the lights on during an outage. Boston Solar is an authorized installer of Tesla Powerwall and sonnenBatterie for your custom designed solar PV system.

  • Understanding Your Solar Loan Financing Options

    Concerned about the upfront cost of solar? Learn about your solar financing options, and how owning your solar panel system provides many more benefits in the form of solar incentives. Boston Solar can help you choose the right solar loan option, while designing a solar PV system customized to your energy needs.

  • Commercial Solar Installations Spotlight: Drones

    Watch aerial drone videos of Boston Solar’s commercial solar panel installations. See how much these local businesses will save over the lifetime of their commercial solar PV systems, through commercial solar incentives, energy savings, and more.

  • Massachusetts Solar Tax Incentives That Go Beyond the Solar Tax Credit

    Learn about the tax benefits of solar installation beyond the federal and Massachusetts state solar tax credits. Boston Solar ensures you understand every aspect of the savings you can see from installing solar, including the property tax exemption, sales tax exemption, and more. Schedule a free quote today.

  • Why 2021 is the Year to Go Solar in Massachusetts

    There are many financial incentives to reduce the cost of installing solar, but if you wait until after 2021 those savings could expire! Learn about the federal solar tax credit, the Massachusetts state solar tax credit, SMART incentives, and more from the number one Massachusetts based solar installer at Boston Solar.

  • The Federal Solar Tax Credit Has Been Extended!

    The federal solar tax credit has been extended and will remain at its current 26% level for the next two years! Learn about the future of the Federal Investment Tax Credit and other ways you can save on solar installation from the number one Massachusetts-based solar installer, Boston Solar.

  • Here’s Why Your Business Should Invest in Solar in 2021

    Between the recent ITC extensions and ongoing programs like MACRS and SMART, there’s never been a better time to go solar. Keep reading to find out why your business should have solar panels installed in 2021, and how Boston Solar can help you maximize solar savings for your Massachusetts business.

  • What Does "Behind-the-Meter" Mean?

    Learn about the difference between “behind-the-meter” and “front-of-meter”, and what these terms mean for your solar panels and battery. Reach out to Boston Solar with any questions you have about solar energy, net metering, and other solar incentives. Schedule a free consultation today!

  • What Non-Profits Have to Gain By Going Solar

    Find out what your non-profit organization has to gain by installing solar panels, and what incentives are available to make the upfront costs worthwhile. Boston Solar is the solar energy company to partner with for a smooth transition to solar at your non-profit organization in Massachusetts.

  • How to Claim the Solar Tax Credit

    Boston Solar makes it easy to claim your federal solar tax credit with this handy, step-by-step guide. Wondering whether you qualify, or how to file? Boston Solar is here to help and we always recommend speaking to a tax advisor to determine how solar energy tax incentives apply to your personal tax situation.

  • New Administration Clears the Way for Renewable Energy & Green Initiatives

    Learn about the new administration’s plans for renewable energy and green initiatives, and find out how Americans in Massachusetts and across the country stand to benefit from clean energy generation policies. Boston Solar is the #1 MA-based solar installer. Schedule a free solar quote today.

  • Which SMART Solar Incentive Program Blocks Can You Still Qualify For in 2021?

    Get the latest information about the SMART program and find out which blocks are still accepting solar project applications. Boston Solar is the number one MA-based solar installer and can help you qualify for as many solar incentives as possible. We’ll handle the entire SMART application process for you.

  • Introducing Enphase Encharge, the Next Big Thing in Solar Battery Storage

    Meet the Enphase Encharge and find out whether this solar battery is right for you. How does the Enphase battery work? How much does an Enphase battery cost? Get answers to these questions and more from the number one MA-based solar installer—Boston Solar. Call today to get a free solar quote.

  • How to Read Your Electric Bill with Solar

    Find out how your electric bill will look different after you have solar panels installed and learn how to read an average electric bill with solar panels. Boston Solar clears up the confusion around solar panels and electric bills and explains how going solar can make your electricity bill negative.

  • Solar Leases vs. Solar Loans—Which Is Right for Me?

    Learn about the differences between solar leases and solar loans, and find out which might be the right choice for your solar panel installation. Boston Solar offers solar loans for homeowners through Mass Solar Loan and Sungage. Give us a call today to learn more and get a free solar quote.

  • Are Solar Panels Free in Massachusetts?

    Find out how you can pay $0 down and be cash positive with solar in Massachusetts. Boston Solar offers affordable financing options and can help you save or even make money with solar incentives like SMART and net metering. Get a free, custom solar quote online today.

  • How Efficient Are Commercial Solar Panels?

    Find out how efficient commercial solar panels are and learn about the benefits of solar panels for your Massachusetts business. Boston Solar is the #1 MA-based solar installer. We design custom solar energy systems for local businesses and non-profits using the highest efficiency solar panels on the market.

  • Can I Install Solar Myself?

    Thinking about a DIY solar panel installation? Learn about the pros and cons of installing your own solar panels and find out why it’s usually best to leave this project to a professional. Get help with your solar panel installation from the #1 MA-based solar installer—Boston Solar. Get a free quote online today.

  • Should You Install a Solar Battery Now or Later?

    Find out whether it makes more sense to install a solar battery now or in the future. Can I add a solar battery to my solar system later? How much does it cost to add battery storage to a solar system? Get answers to all of your questions about solar batteries from Boston Solar, the #1 MA-based solar installer.

  • How to Fund Your Solar Installation as a Non-Profit

    Learn about the different ways to fund solar as a non-profit including ownership, PPAs and solar leases, and find out how Boston Solar can help with your non-profit’s solar installation. We’re the #1 MA-based solar company, and we’ve installed over 4,500 solar energy systems. Schedule a free consultation today!

  • Can Solar Power Your Air Conditioner?

    Learn how solar helps cut air conditioning costs for Massachusetts homeowners. Boston Solar can design a custom solar power system that offsets your air conditioner’s energy consumption and reduces your summer electricity bills. Schedule a free consultation today!

  • Going Solar in Waltham

    Go solar in Waltham with help from the solar experts at Boston Solar. We’re the number one Massachusetts-based solar company and we can design a custom solar energy system for your Waltham home. Schedule a free solar consultation today!

  • How Do Solar Batteries Help When It's Overcast?

    Learn how solar battery storage works, and how a solar battery will help you during a summer storm. Boston Solar is the #1 MA-based solar installer, and we can help you protect your home during a power outage with battery storage. Schedule a free consultation today!

  • Should I Invest in Solar for My Rental Properties?

    Learn everything you need to know about installing solar at your rental properties from the #1 MA-based solar installer, Boston Solar. How can landlords benefit from solar? How does solar work for a rental property? Boston Solar answers these and more questions. Click here!

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