Change How You Power Your Life with Solar and Storage in San Ramon, California
Sunrun Can Help You Stay in Control during Blackouts and Rate Spikes
Power outages that hit California from 2008 to 2017.1
San Ramon’s residential electricity rates vs. the national average.2
Average number of sunny days per year in San Ramon, CA.3
Great news: California is the best state for solar in the U.S.4 Thanks to the plummeting costs of rooftop solar panels and energy backup systems,4,5 as well as several solar incentives in California,6 now could be an ideal time to team up with a San Ramon solar company like Sunrun. This move can protect your home during planned and unexpected outages, increase your control over electric bills, and lower your home carbon emissions for decades.
How to Go Solar in San Ramon
Sunrun is the nation’s leading residential solar and energy storage company.7 We work so you can power your home with cleaner, safer, and more reliable electricity. Find out which of our solar plans, with or without a home battery in San Ramon, is the best match for your budget and energy needs.
Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) has a net energy metering (NEM) program that could let you earn credits on your utility bill for the excess electricity you produce and send to the grid.8 Net metering in San Ramon could help you save money on your future electricity bills.
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- Learn about the federal tax credit
- Find your ideal system and battery
- Get your cost to go solar today
Start Your Solar Journey with as Little as $0 Down
Each Sunrun solar plan offers unique advantages. Whether you choose a solar lease or a purchase plan, with or without battery storage, we’ll work hard so that you can benefit from your San Ramon solar panel installation for decades. As one of the best solar installers in California, we’ll even take care of the paperwork for you whenever possible.
Lease new Sunrun solar panels in San Ramon 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 San Ramon for home use at the best price. Our Sunrun Guarantee also backs it.
Own a San Ramon home solar system, 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.6
Solar + Brightbox™
Add Brightbox, Sunrun’s battery storage service, to your solar installation in San Ramon. 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.
To protect communities and the power grid, electric companies are rolling out Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS). PSPS can 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 backup power for later use.
Brightbox is the San Ramon solar 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 backup energy solution compared to loud and dirty generators.
You can monitor your San Ramon 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 San Ramon.
California Is on Track for 100% Clean Energy
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
When you create and store your own clean energy in San Ramon, 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 take the next step? 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 San Ramon?
Since 2007, hundreds of thousands of people have chosen Sunrun to create and store their own solar power at home. 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 experience with Sunrun.
1. Eaton Blackout Tracker Annual Report
2. San Ramon, CA electricity prices
3. San Ramon, CA annual sunny days
4. California solar state rank and solar price drop
5. California battery storage price drop
6. California state solar incentives
7. Sunrun ranked as leading residential solar-plus-storage vendor
8. Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) net energy metering (NEM) program
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.