Home solar panel costs keep falling in the U.S,1 and Riverside basks in 277 sunny days per year on average.2 Meaning, you’re in the perfect spot to partner with a Riverside solar company like Sunrun to change the way you power your life.
Going solar protects your home from nerve-wracking power outages, which have affected more than 22.2 million households during the past 10 years.3 Also, home solar panels and a battery help you reduce your carbon emissions and control your electricity costs. Residential electric rates in Riverside are more than 35% higher compared to cities in other states.4
As the largest residential solar, storage and energy services company in the country,5 Sunrun works to ensure all families can create and store their own clean, renewable energy at home. Find out which Sunrun solar plan is the best match for your budget and unique energy needs.
Southern California Edison’s (SCE) net energy metering program allows you to earn credits for the excess solar energy you generate.6 So you’ll boost the control of your electric bills, too.
For over a decade, hundreds of thousands of households have chosen Sunrun to experience energy freedom and security, while producing billions of kilowatt-hours of clean power.7
Sunrun customers are helping build a brighter energy future for the whole nation, one home solar system at a time. See their stories.
|Solar Savings Types||Value of Savings|
|Federal Solar Tax Credit||30% of the final cost of the solar system|
|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.
Climate change is making power outages and related wildfires a year-round battle across California. When weather conditions increase the potential for fire risks, electric companies like SCE are conducting Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) to reduce grid impacts and keep communities safe.8 Unfortunately, PSPS disrupt power to millions of households and may last days.
Outages are unpredictable and spontaneous. With Brightbox, Sunrun’s home solar and battery service, now you can continue using your devices and appliances during blackouts, at night or when electric rates cost more, for approximately 8 to 12 hours.* You can stay in control even under California’s Time-of-Use rate spikes.
Brightbox isn’t just a solar battery in Riverside. It’s a clean, affordable and comprehensive backup energy system that includes free maintenance and monitoring for 25 years to help prolong your battery’s life.
Lease new Sunrun solar panels for little to $0 down with BrightSave™ Monthly, and enjoy the same dependable power as solar ownership. But with the added benefits of low, predictable monthly payments, along with professional maintenance, monitoring and insurance for 25 years. This is the Sunrun Guarantee.
Prefer to lease your Riverside solar panels without monthly solar bills? BrightSave™ Prepaid has you covered. Just make a simple, one-time upfront payment, and you’ll lock in 25 years of electricity at a lower price than what you’re paying today. BrightSave Prepaid offers the best value in solar, and it comes with our industry-leading Sunrun Guarantee, as well, for 100% peace of mind.
With Sunrun, you have the choice to own your home solar energy system in Riverside by paying upfront with BrightBuy™, or for $0 down and low, fixed monthly payments with BrightAdvantage™. Both solar plans let you put your name on the system and solar power for life while building home equity.
New home solar system owners are eligible for Riverside solar tax credits, including a federal solar tax credit,9** and a property tax exclusion until the end of 2024.10
In addition, Riverside's average solar payback time is at around 6.5 years.11 And since rooftop solar panels are designed to last 30 years or longer, your solar benefits will last decades.
The Golden State is on a path to get 60% of its electricity from clean energy sources by 2030, and from 100% carbon-free sources by 2045.12 California has also pledged to reduce greenhouse gases 40% below 1990 levels by 2030, and 80% below 1990 levels by 2050.13
Choosing to make and store your own Riverside solar energy at home will support California’s ambitious clean energy goals. Interested in learning more about our home solar products and services? Request a free, personalized solar quote to check if Sunrun is right for you.
*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.