During the past decade, Californians have endured more than 22 million power cuts.1 In addition, residential electricity rates in California are almost 30% higher compared to the national average.2
Fortunately, teaming up with a Los Angeles solar company like Sunrun is now more affordable than ever.3 And since the City of Angels packs a hefty amount of sunshine each year — rounding up to 285 days.4 You’ll have plenty of solar power to control your electric bills, protect your home from outages and reduce your carbon emissions for decades.
As the largest residential solar, storage and energy services company in the U.S.,5 Sunrun works to ensure all families can gain energy freedom and security. Discover which Sunrun solar plan is the best match for your budget and energy needs.
Also, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has a net energy metering program that allows residential solar consumers to earn credits for the electricity they add to the grid.6 So you’ll have greater control over your home energy costs, too.
For over a decade, hundreds of thousands of households have chosen Sunrun to gain energy independence, get outage protection and reduce their carbon emissions.
In fact, Sunrun customers’ systems have prevented millions of metric tons of carbon emissions from entering the atmosphere.7 The average gasoline-powered vehicle emits about 4.6 metric tons of carbon emissions per year,8 so that’s the equivalent of removing hundreds of thousands of vehicles from the road. See how home solar has changed our customers' lives.
|Solar Savings Types||Value of Savings|
|Federal Solar Tax Credit||
26% federal solar tax credit is available for home solar systems installed by December 31, 2020
|Local utility solar rebates||$0.20 to $1.25 per watt|
**Customer’s ability to monetize rebates, incentives and tax credits depends on several factors, including, without limitation, continued state subsidization of these policies, the applicable Sunrun product type, and whether a customer purchases or leases a solar system from Sunrun.
California has been battered by 14 of the 20 most massive wildfires on record during the past 15 years,9 leaving millions of households without power. As our energy demand increases and climate change makes blackouts and related wildfires more common in the Golden State, families deserve access to cleaner, safer and more reliable energy solutions.
Brightbox is an affordable and reliable energy storage solution that gives a new meaning to home batteries in Los Angeles. Charged by the solar panels on your roof, it delivers clean energy every day. So you can continue using your devices and appliances during outages, at night or when electric rates go up for approximately 8 to 12 hours.* With Brightbox, you can stay in control even under California’s Time-of-Use rate spikes.
In addition, Brightbox includes professional maintenance and monitoring for 25 years to help prolong your battery’s life.
BrightSave™ Monthly, our most popular solar plan, lets you lease new Sunrun solar panels to create your own solar power at home for as little as $0 down. You’ll enjoy the same dependable energy as solar ownership, but with the added perks of low, predictable monthly payments, as well as worry-free maintenance, monitoring and insurance for 25 years. This is our industry-leading Sunrun Guarantee.
Looking for a solar lease without monthly bills? With BrightSave™ Prepaid, you can lock in 25 years of electricity at a lower rate than what you pay your electric company today by making a simple, one-time upfront payment. When you prepay your solar energy in Los Angeles, BrightSave Prepaid offers you the best value in solar. It also comes with our Sunrun Guarantee for 100% peace of mind.
Purchase your Los Angeles Solar Panels upfront with BrightBuy™, or for $0 down and low, fixed monthly payments with BrightAdvantage™, and own the rooftop panels and the power for life while boosting your home's value.
As a new home solar system owner, you’re eligible for Los Angeles solar tax credits. These incentives include a federal solar tax credit10** and, a property tax exclusion on the added home value from your system’s cost until the end of 2024.11
With solar payback times averaging at 6.5 years in Los Angeles,12 and solar panels designed to last 30 years or longer, we’re sure you’ll benefit for decades.
The Golden State has set a target of 60% renewable energy on the power grid by 2030, on parallel with 100% zero-carbon energy by 2045.13 California is also working to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 40% below 1990 levels by 2030, and 80% below 1990 levels by 2050.14
Creating and storing your own Los Angeles solar energy helps build a better future for all Californians. If you’re interested in talking about the available solar options for your home, our team is ready to guide you every step of the way. Best of all, Sunrun solar quotes are always free.
*Hours reflect a full battery with a minimum 20% capacity held in reserve.
**We recommend contacting a tax professional to accurately determine the impact of the federal solar tax credit on your federal taxes.