Sunrun's Solar Education

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  • Megawatt

    Megawatt

    A unit of electrical power equal to one million watts.

  • Gigawatt

    Gigawatt

    A unit of electrical power equal to one billion watts or 1000 megawatts.

  • Solar Panel Warranty

    Solar Panel Warranty

    A guarantee from the solar panel manufacturer or installer to ensure production levels and equipment reliability. 

  • Solar Incentives

    Solar Incentives

    Electricity consumers are offered financial incentives from federal, state, and local governments to install solar systems on their homes.