Solar and a Home Battery in Solvang, California Offer More Energy Control
Get Protection during Power Outages and Rate Spikes with Sunrun
Power outages that hit California from 2008 to 2017.1
Solvang’s residential electricity rates vs. the national average.2
Average number of sunny days per year in Solvang, CA.3
Did you know that California is the best state for solar in the U.S.?4 What's more, with the costs of rooftop solar panels and back-up storage systems at an all-time low,4,5 it could be incredibly cost-effective to team up with a Solvang solar company like Sunrun to create and store your own clean energy. A switch to solar can protect your home during planned and unexpected outages, boost your control over electricity bills, and reduce your carbon footprint for decades.
How to Go Solar in Solvang
Sunrun is the nation’s leading residential solar and energy storage company.6 We work so you can experience more energy freedom and security, simply and affordably. Find out which of our solar plans, with or without battery storage in Solvang, is the ideal match for your budget and energy needs.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has a net energy metering (NEM) program that could let you earn credits on your utility bill for the excess solar energy you create and send to the grid.7 Net metering in Solvang could help you save money on your future electricity bills.
Solar with incentives
- Learn about the federal tax credit
- Find your ideal system and battery
- Get your cost to go solar today
How Would You like to Start Your Solar Journey?
Each Sunrun solar plan offers unique advantages. Whether you choose a solar lease or a system purchase plan, our goal is to ensure that you’re completely satisfied with your Solvang solar panel installation for decades. As one of the best solar installers in California that you can team up with, we’ll even take care of the paperwork for you whenever possible.
Lease new Sunrun solar panels in Solvang 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 Solvang for home use at the best price. Our Sunrun Guarantee also backs it.
Own a Solvang 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.8
Solar + Brightbox™
Add Brightbox, Sunrun’s battery storage service, to your solar installation in Solvang. This can help keep you powered during outages, cloudy days, rainy afternoons, at night, or when Time-of-Use (TOU) rates spike.9
California wildfires and related outages caused by climate change and utility neglect have wreaked havoc on millions of homes.
Electric companies are rolling out Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS), which 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 back-up power for later use.
Brightbox is the Solvang 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 back-up energy solution compared to loud and dirty generators.
You can monitor your Solvang solar energy production and storage daily with the online dashboard and mobile app.
Our monthly lease and prepaid lease 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 Solvang.
California's Clean Energy Transformation
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 Solvang, 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 local electricity. Ready to join the solar revolution? 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 Solvang?
Since 2007, hundreds of thousands of people have chosen Sunrun to simplify their lives. 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 Sunrun solar and storage systems.
1. Eaton Blackout Tracker Annual Report
2. Solvang, CA electricity prices
3. Solvang, CA annual sunny days
4. California solar state rank / California solar price drop
5. California battery storage price drop
6. Sunrun ranked as leading residential solar-plus-storage vendor
7. Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) net energy metering (NEM) program
8. California state solar incentives
9. PG&E Time-of-Use (TOU) rate plans
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.