why 2019 is the best year to go solar

One of the biggest benefits of upgrading your eastern Massachusetts home to include solar power is the ongoing cost savings of having a free 100% renewable energy source to power your home. You can get decades of no-cost, clean electricity by scheduling solar installation with a trustworthy solar contractor. What about the upfront costs of…

Read More
commercial solar installation by my generation energy

Another Plymouth business has chosen commercial solar. This South Shore company’s unused roof space became a revenue stream that will save over $71,000 in electricity costs every year! Its 588 LG panels produce enough clean energy every year to offset the greenhouse gas emissions from 43 cars driven annually. Reduce electricity costs In addition to…

Read More
My Generation Energy is #1 on Cape Cod on Solar Power World's 2020 list of the Top Solar Contractors

Solar Power World released its annual 2020 Top Solar Contractors list last week, and we are proud to be the #1 Top Solar Contractor on Cape Cod again this year! Our Top Solar Contractor rankings In Massachusetts, we ranked 8th in the rooftop contractors category (5th out of the companies based in Massachusetts). However, that…

Read More
solar on the roof of cape cod village, an innovative autistic community in orleans, massachusetts

We recently partnered with Luminous Solar and Cape Cod Village in Orleans to help this nonprofit go solar. Solar for Cape Cod nonprofits doesn’t always make financial sense. First, most nonprofit organizations must allocate their money to their missions. Also, nonprofits don’t have a tax liability, rendering these benefits useless to them. However, reducing operating…

Read More
chatham commercial solar installation at stage harbor marine. Installed by My Generation Energy of Cape Cod

Stage Harbor Marine in Chatham, MA is the latest Cape Cod business to benefit from commercial solar. Adding solar to this roof transformed an unused space into a revenue stream for the owner of this popular marina. The powerhouse array shown here produces 165,155 kWh of clean energy every year. That’s enough to offset the…

Read More
Chatham home with solar panels by My Generation Energy

Selling a home with solar panels can result in significant financial benefits. After all, solar panels raise a home’s value by 4.1% on average, according to Money. However, the onus is on the seller and seller’s real estate agent to illustrate solar’s financial benefits to the buyer. With that in mind, we’ve created this guide…

Read More
MA Smart Capacity Blocks - Example

If you’re a Massachusetts homeowner who has been looking into residential solar panel installation for your home, or a business owner interested in using commercial solar to reduce your operating costs, you may have heard about a particular solar incentive program called SMART. What is the MA SMART solar program, and how can you use…

Read More
solar panels on the roof of the Hot Chocolate Sparrow in Orleans, Cape Cod, Massachusetts

In 2019, we completed a record number of solar installations, nearly 140 in Massachusetts alone. The benefits of these installations are significant, both for our customers and the environment. Going forward, the arrays we installed in 2019 will produce approximately 2,463,552 kWh of clean, green electricity annually. According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, this solar…

Read More
My Generational Energy solar consultant discussing financial benefits with two clients

Solar loans can make residential solar installation more financially accessible, especially in unpredictable economic times. Owning your system outright will reap you the greatest return on investment, but if the up-front cash outlay is burdensome, loans help provide affordable solar options. Why use a solar loan instead of leasing your array? Solar loans allow you…

Read More
Chatham commercial solar installation by My Generation Energy

This Cape Cod commercial solar installation on Chatham Works’ roof will save its owner nearly $11,000 on electricity every year! And by generating 32,159 kWh of clean energy annually, it will also offset the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by 5 cars driven for 1 year each. Chatham Works is a unique blend of fitness…

Read More