Solar and a Home Battery in Novato, California: More Peace of Mind
Take Control during Outages and Bill Spikes with Sunrun, Starting Today
Blackouts that hit California from 2008 to 2017.1
Novato’s residential electricity rates vs. cities in other states.2
Average number of sunny days per year in Novato, CA.3
Did you know that California is the best state for solar in the country?4 The costs of rooftop solar panels and home batteries are at an all-time low,4,5 and California offers several cost-effective incentives that could help you go solar for less.6 If you make the switch with a Novato solar company like Sunrun, you can get protection during outages, boost your control over electricity bills, and reduce your home carbon emissions for decades.
How to Go Solar in Novato
As the nation’s leading residential solar and energy storage company,7 we work so you can experience the benefits of solar and back-up storage in the comfort of your own home. Find out which Sunrun solar plan, with or without battery storage in Novato, is the ideal match for your budget and energy needs.
If you get your power from Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) or Marin Clean Energy (MCE), you may qualify to enroll in their net energy metering (NEM) programs. PG&E and MCE net metering programs could let you earn credits on your utility bill for the excess solar power you produce and send to the grid.8,9 Net metering in Novato, California could help you save money on your future electric bills.
Solar made better
- Learn about the federal tax credit
- Find your system and battery
- Get your cost to go solar today
Start Your Solar Journey for Little to $0 Down
Each Sunrun solar plan offers unique advantages. Whether you choose a solar lease or a purchase plan, along with a solar battery system, we’ll work hard so that you can benefit from your Novato solar panel installation for decades. We’re one of the best solar installers in California that you can team up with. When possible, we’ll even take care of the paperwork for you.
Solar + Brightbox™
Add Brightbox, Sunrun’s battery storage service, to your solar installation in Novato. This can help keep you powered during outages, cloudy days, rainy afternoons, at night, or during Time-of-Use (TOU) rate spikes.10,11
Climate change and utility neglect have made wildfires and related outages more common across California year after year.
Electric companies are rolling out Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) and Flex Alerts, which can leave millions of homes without electricity for hours or days at a time.12,13
When the sun is out, Brightbox can store clean and affordable back-up power for later use.
Brightbox is the Novato back-up storage 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 Novato solar energy production and storage daily with the online dashboard and mobile app.
Our monthly lease and prepaid plans include 24/7 proactive monitoring and maintenance to ensure your home solar energy system runs smoothly. This benefit sets Brightbox apart from the average solar battery in Novato.
California Spearheads America’s Clean Energy Revolution
State electricity generation that will come from clean and renewable energy sources by 2045.14
California’s cut in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions below 1990 levels by 2050.15
When you create and store your own clean energy in Novato, you can also reduce your dependence on toxic, dangerous fossil fuels. This will help build a more modern and resilient energy system that runs on renewable electricity made in California. Ready to change the way you power your life? 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 Novato?
Since 2007, hundreds of thousands of people have chosen Sunrun to choose where their power comes from. 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.16
American families can help us create a better energy future for the whole nation, one home solar panel installation at a time. These are their stories.
*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.