SOLAR ACCESS | Affordable Home Heating & Cooling

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See if you can benefit from Solar Access!

Own solar panels, a heat pump, and spend less than you do now.


Step-by-step guidance through the program

10+ year equipment and labor warranties

One easy monthly payment

Increased value of your home

Working with an energy expert, you will be guided through the program, which adds a special Solar Access incentive to the existing combination of electric utility, state, and federal incentives for renewable energy. By enrolling in a UMassFive College Credit Union loan, you will own your solar panels and a heat pump and will pay less than you spend now. Solar Access is funded by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and the Department of Energy Resources (DOER).


Federal: 30% solar tax credit

Massachusetts: 10% solar tax credit, MassCEC heat pump rebate, low interest Mass Solar Loan with a 30% principal reduction of up to $10,500 after installation

Electric Utility: Solar SMART incentives, Mass Save heat pump rebate, no interest HEAT Loan

Solar Access: First 6 monthly payments made for you


Solar panels would be installed at your home and will convert sunlight into electricity to power your house.


Heat pumps use electricity to very efficiently heat and cool your home. Rather than burning fossil fuels to create heat and cool, heat pumps move heat from one place to another – bringing heat into your home in the winter and removing heat in the summer. Heat pump technology advancements now allow for excellent performance even on the coldest and hottest days of the year.


If you have questions about income parameters please contact CET.

Number of Household Members Annual Household Income
1 $35,510.29 – $47,347.00
2 $46,436.53 – $61,915.00
3 $57,362.77 – $76,484.00
4 $68,289.01 – $91,052.00
5 $79,215.25 – $105,620.00
6 $90,141.49 – $120,189.00
7 $92,190.16 – $122,920.00

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Questions? Call/text us at 413.341.0418 or email

Customer service is available Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

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