Beat Rising Electric Rates and Outages with Solar Panels & Home Battery Storage in Irvine, CA

Power Your Home with Solar Panels & Battery Storage in Irvine

Irvine is cherished by both residents and visitors alike. It is a plance many know as “The Bubble” due to the way it’s thoughtfully sheltered from the hustle of the “real world.” So yes — safety, cleanliness and beauty are the daily staples here. But unfortunately, pricey utility bills are also part of this OC lifestyle. In fact, electricity rates are now almost 35% higher compared to the national average.1

Fortunately, Irvine has more than 280 sunny days per year,2 an enormous amount of solar power.

Get a Custom-Made Solar Plan for Your Unique Energy Needs

As the largest dedicated residential solar, storage and energy services company in the U.S., we’ll work hard to hear you say, “Sunrun is the solar company near me that helped find the ideal solar plan for my home to shrink my residential electricity bills.”

And thanks to California’s Net Energy Metering (NEM) policy, which allows homeowners to receive bill credits for the excess electricity their panels generate,3 you could see greater solar savings month to month.

Since 2007, hundreds of thousands of Americans have chosen Sunrun to electrify their homes with clean, affordable, renewable energy.

Always Have Power When You Need It Most with Sunrun Brightbox™

Brightbox is not just solar battery storage in Irvine. It’s a holistic service, made possible due to our partnership with LG Chem, with a home battery unit charged by the panels on your roof, capable of maintaining your devices and appliances running on solar at nights or in the event of an outage for approximately 8 to 12 hours.**

Plus, with California’s Time-of-Use (TOU) rates, Brightbox lets you continue saving money even as your utility’s prices change during the day. Power your home your way, day and night with Brightbox.

How to Go Solar in Irvine for Little to $0 Down

With Sunrun’s BrightSave Monthly plan, you can switch to clean, affordable, renewable energy for little to $0 down. Lease your system and enjoy the same dependable power as full ownership, but with the added perks of professional maintenance and monitoring, along with predictable rates for 20 years. 

Or, if you want the benefits of a solar lease minus the monthly bills, BrightSave Prepaid will definitely work for you. Just make a simple, one-time upfront payment, and you’ll lock yourself to two decades of power at today’s prices. It also includes bumper-to-bumper coverage for the life of the system. 

Own Your Irvine Solar Panels and Build Equity in Your Home

BrightBuy and BrightAdvantage are your go-to plans to own the power, the panels, and the savings while experiencing a jump in property value. Regardless if you choose to pay for your system upfront — or through a flexible loan — you’ll get full ownership benefits, such as a 30% federal solar Investment Tax Credit and the nation’s second-best property tax exemption.5

Besides, with solar payback times averaging at 6.5 years,6 and systems designed to last 30+ years, you bet serious long-term savings will be yours for years to come.

The Time to Go Solar is Now

Our solar advisors are ready to connect with you. Start your solar Irvine journey by requesting a complimentary quote today. 

Local Solar Office

Sunrun Irvine Design Center
133 Technology Dr. Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone No: 949-438-4717

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Universities Irvine


UC Irvine has a center for solar energy. The mission of the center is to study the fundamental scientific principles of solar energy conversion and to educate on their findings.

Municipal Irvine

Municipal & Government

City officials have offered programs and incentives to help consumers acquire solar power. Customers earn cash rebates for every watt of solar energy installed on homes.

Parks Irvine


This 42-acre park has everything you need to enjoy nature and a fun day outside. The park provides many amenities including tennis courts and batting cages.

Things to do Irvine

Things to Do

Enjoy world-class shopping and dining at the Irvine Spectrum Center. For more adventure, try racing go-karts at K1 Speed Irvine!