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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Hyannis commerical solar leasing project on Cape Cod by My Generation Energy

If your business has unused space (on the roof or otherwise), why not turn it into energy savings, like this Hyannis commercial solar installation did? The office park at 100 Independence Drive in Hyannis recently partnered with My Generation Energy and Monomoy Energy to take advantage of a commercial solar lease. It’s usually best to buy…

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north-facing solar on cape cod by my generation energy

When it comes to deciding where to put your solar array, experts agree a south-facing orientation is best. But a north-facing solar roof array can produce plenty of power, proving there can be exceptions to the rule. One Chatham homeowner didn’t want his new solar panels on the south side of the house because it…

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west Yarmouth cape cod commercial solar installation

This commercial solar installation for the Cape Cod & Islands Association of Realtors in the Cape Cod town of West Yarmouth will provide over $11,700 in energy savings every year! In addition, it will generate approximately 34,465 kWh of clean energy annually. That offsets the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by 4.1 homes’ electricity use for an…

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solar for cape cod affordable housing: My Generation Energy + Habitat for Humanity

Making Affordable Solar a Reality through a Community Partnership Cape Cod’s high housing cost makes it hard for local residents to stay in the community. And New England’s high electricity costs further burden Cape residents. Solar seems like a wonderful solution for Cape Cod affordable housing, but can it be done from a financial standpoint?…

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