Solar and a Home Battery in Brentwood, California Bring More Peace of Mind
Choose Sunrun and Keep Control during Outages and Rising Energy Costs
Power outages that hit California from 2008 to 2017.1
Brentwood’s residential electricity rates vs. cities in other states.2
Average number of sunny days per year in Brentwood, CA.3
Residential solar panel and battery storage costs have fallen drastically in California,4,5 so it could be extremely cost-effective if you choose a Brentwood solar company like Sunrun to gain energy independence. When you go solar, you can protect your home during unexpected blackouts, boost your control over electricity bills, and lower your carbon emissions for decades.
How to Go Solar in Brentwood
As the leading residential solar and energy storage company in the U.S.,6 we work so you can experience more energy independence and security. Discover which Sunrun solar plan, with or without a battery storage system in Brentwood, is the right fit for your budget and energy needs.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has a net energy metering (NEM) program that could let you earn credits on your utility bill for the excess solar energy you produce and send to the grid.7 Net metering in Brentwood helps you save money on your future electric bills.
Solar with incentives
- Learn about the federal tax credit
- Find your ideal system and battery
- Get your cost to go solar today
We Have a Solar Plan for Almost Any Budget
Each Sunrun solar plan offers unique advantages. Whether you choose a solar lease or a purchase plan along with an energy back-up system, we’ll work hard so that you can benefit from your Brentwood solar panel installation for decades. As one of the best solar installers in Brentwood, we’ll even take care of the paperwork for you when possible.
Lease new Sunrun solar panels in Brentwood for little to $0 down. Lock in predictable monthly payments and get our industry-leading Sunrun Guarantee.
Full Amount Lease
Prepay for up to 25 years of solar power in Brentwood for home use at the best price. Our Sunrun Guarantee also backs it.
Own a home solar system in Brentwood, and you could build home value. You may be eligible for California solar incentives, like the federal solar tax credit,* a property tax exclusion, and a solar rebate for battery storage.8
Solar + Brightbox™
Add Brightbox, Sunrun’s battery storage service, to your solar installation in Brentwood. This can help keep you powered during outages, cloudy days, rainy afternoons, at night, or when Time-of-Use (TOU) rates spike.9
Climate change and utility neglect have made wildfires and related outages more common across California.
Electric companies are rolling out Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS), which leave millions of homes without electricity for hours or days at a time.
Brightbox can help you back up your entire home with a Tesla Powerwall, or you can back up just the rooms you need with an LG Chem solar battery.**
When the sun is out, Brightbox can store clean and affordable back-up power for later use.
Brightbox is the Brentwood back-up energy solution that puts you in control. It can turn on during an outage and will work to recharge until the grid's restored.
No fuel, no fumes, no noise, no hassle. Brightbox is a superior back-up energy solution compared to loud and dirty generators.
You can monitor your Brentwood solar energy production and storage daily with the online dashboard and mobile app.
Our monthly and prepaid lease plans include 24/7 proactive monitoring and maintenance to ensure your home solar energy system runs smoothly. This perk sets Brightbox apart from other solar batteries in Brentwood.
Support California's Efforts to Leave Fossil Fuels Behind
State electricity generation that will come from clean and renewable energy sources by 2045.10
California’s cut in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions below 1990 levels by 2050.11
Create and store your own clean energy in Brentwood and you can reduce your dependence on toxic, dangerous fossil fuels. This will help build a more modern and more resilient energy system that runs on clean, affordable electricity made locally. Ready to take the first step of your solar journey? Try out our Product Selector or request a free quote to get one-on-one service from our expert Solar Advisors. Together we can keep California clean and vibrant for generations to come.
Why Choose Sunrun in Brentwood?
Since 2007, hundreds of thousands of people have chosen Sunrun to gain more energy independence and security. To date, our customers’ solar arrays have generated billions of kilowatt-hours (kWh) of clean, renewable energy and kept millions of tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) from entering the atmosphere. This is equivalent to preventing billions of pounds of coal or millions of gallons of gasoline from burning.12
American families can help us create a better energy future for the whole nation, one home solar panel installation at a time. See what people say about their Sunrun solar and storage systems.
1. Eaton Blackout Tracker Annual Report
2. Brentwood, CA electricity prices
3. Brentwood, CA annual sunny days
4. California solar state rank and solar price drop
5. California battery storage price drop
6. Sunrun ranked as leading residential solar-plus-storage vendor
7. Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) net energy metering (NEM)
8. California solar incentives
9. PG&E Time-of-Use (TOU) rate plan
10. California 100% Clean Energy Act (Senate Bill 100)
11. California Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act (Senate Bill 350)
*We recommend contacting a tax professional to accurately determine the impact of the solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) on your federal taxes.
**One Tesla Powerwall stores 13.5 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of usable electricity, which can be used to back up the home for a day. An LG Chem solar battery holds 9.8 kWh, which can be used to back up essential parts of the home from 8 to 12 hours.