Latham Solar Panels

Harness the Power of the Sun with Latham Solar Panels

Do you feel like an inordinate amount of your finances go straight into your electric bill each month?
Are you concerned that burning fossil fuels or relying on nuclear reactors is simply unsafe for the environment and our communities?
It is time for you to use a clean, cost-effective alternative: solar power!

At SunPower® by New York State Solar Panels, our Latham solar panels specialists can hook you up with the technology you need to harness the world’s most powerful and reliable source of energy, no matter where you live in Latham.

Why Choose SunPower by NYSSF in Knox?

Latham Solar Panels

We would like to assure you that we should be your first choice due to our extensive history in the state of New York and our excellent client testimonials. To help you come to the decision to install solar panels on your home or business, we use flexible financing plans, as well as giving you the option to own or lease the technology. 

With more than 1,000 systems installed in Hudson Valley and a SunPower® Master Dealer title – there are less than 25 SunPower® Master Dealers in the country – you can rest assured that we know solar panel installation, maintenance, and function, inside and out.

Entrust the installation of your Latham solar panels to the experts!

Let’s start you off with a free consultation – no-cost, no-obligation, all-good!

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As a homeowner, one of the best investments you can make is in solar energy. With energy costs at an all time high and continuing to rise, solar panel systems can save you money from day one. Homes with solar also sell for more given their cost savings & environmental benefits. Solar just makes sense.


The decision of changing to solar energy kicks off with 2 items – a copy of the household owner’s electrical statement and a discussion.

The monthly power bill will function as a baseline on just how much electricity power the property spends and will be a persuading factor in comparing solar power vs. traditional power suppliers. The exploratory discussion is where our company representative is able to ascertain supplementary factors regarding your house, the property owners’ goals, as well as any type of impending household renovation plans.

From there, our specialist can arrange a detailed recommendation to educate the home owners on the rewards and benefits they can get in case they choose to shift to solar power. Our team will likewise explain the choices and advantages of purchasing or renting out, together with a total summary of what going solar entails.

When the customer has already come to a decision to push through with the process, we expedite getting approved for a loan (if relevant). We will license a contract and also put in order added files as required. A preliminary house assessment will be carried out and our developers will draft a design for the solar power system and begin the procedure for the application for the Building Permit.

Once the building permit is ready, installation of the solar energy system will get under way. Typically, the timeline of solar installation consumes 6-8 work weeks from the time the building permit is approved. The setup in itself might take 1-2 days. When this is done, a secondary examination will be performed. It may take 7-10 working days to provide the home proprietor a Permission To Operate and once the PTO is prepared, the solar power system has the go signal to be switched on.
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Essentially, the cost of solar will likely be less than or proportionate to what you are spending in recent times for the same expense of power used through your electrical provider. In case individuals decide to push through to change to solar power, it’s expected to have 2 monthly fees. However, the total of the 2 charges is foreseen to be equal to, or most likely be lesser than our clients’ existing power costs.

Pushing through solar energy buffers you and your family from future electrical price increments as it supplies predictable spending monthly.

You can pay off your solar payments instead of the power fees, cutting back finances significantly. Regardless if you have a loan for your solar power system or you settle in cash, the lasting conveniences of shifting to solar are without a doubt worth the price.

Your expenses for the electrical bill will merely be the standard service fee for the electrical meter hooked to your structure. This is merely a small chunk of the expense of what you are paying the utility provider in the past. Take note that although you change to solar energy, you will still have to be connected to the power company due to the fact that your residence needs it to make solar energy get the job done.

Each time the sunlight radiates against a solar panel, photons coming from the sun light are soaked up by the cells within the solar panel, which creates a magnetic field going through the layers and generates power to circulate. The solar panels make DC (Direct Current) energy; but most individuals make use of AC (Alternating Electricity) power which leads us to the inquiry – exactly how does a solar-powered system operate?

There is a tool inside of the solar energy system referred to as an inverter that shifts the DC electrical energy to AC electrical power so individuals can use it in their homes. Conventional solar-powered systems utilize a lone standard inverter in order to alter the current. Sunpower by NYSSF works with the latest technology via mini inverters on the back of every panel that delivers a more protected, more practical, higher quality solar-powered system. Microinverters are also strongly recommended for residents living in the northeast where they need to take into account external factors including tree shadow, snowstorms, and leaves on the solar-power panels.

The power created by the solar system takes care of the demands of the house before anything else. In case there is leftover solar power being produced, it circles back to the power grid by means of rotating the utilities electric meter backward, bringing 100% credit rating for each Kilowatt hr obtained by the roofing.

During the night, every time the solar-powered panels are not generating electrical energy, the home is going to acquire electricity directly from the layer where the electrical energy that your solar-powered system made during the course of the day is kept. From Summer thru Fall, the solar energy system will normally make even more electricity than used. That electrical power continues to gather or rollover every day, week after week, building up credits on the power record. These credits can be utilized within the winter, when the production of electrical power by the solar panels is literally cut down as a result of much shorter daylights, decreased angle of the direct sunlight, snowflakes, and leaves on the solar energy panels. The process defined mentioned above is defined as “Net Metering” and this is how solar energy systems perform in NYS-powered home or apartments.

The solar energy installation starts by having a Technical House Evaluation (THA). Our solar energy specialist will take a look at your home, get pictures as well as acquire natural light assessments of the roof structure utilizing our drone. Our personnel may likewise inspect your sky parlor space including the utility fuse box. Once all the necessary details are compiled, it will be sent to our engineers for the production of the solar system. The engineers are going to think about the electrical power code and additionally the building ordinance of the state where your residential unit is situated.

The crucial configuration method begins by designing the rails on the roofing system covering. The rails are connected to the roofing system and the solar panels are hooked up to the rails. The rails are fastened directly to your home’s rafters utilizing stainless-steel lag bolts. The steel and aluminum are undoubtedly produced from top-grade materials that are warrantied for 25 years. These include labor and all aspects made use of by Sunpower by NYSSF.

The solar panels will have microinverters affixed to the rails that make the solar power system part of your residence. All of the electrical wires are placed beneath the solar panels where functional. Our company takes satisfaction in the extraordinary visual appeals of our finalized solar installations.

Sunpower by New York State Solar Farm has been recognized as a “Gold Status Quality Solar Installer” by New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) for the last 4 years. Our company takes honor in this honor given that only 1 of 8 installers in the state has been afforded this specific award.