Get Outage-Fighting Power with Solar and a Home Battery in Orlando, Florida
With Sunrun, Energy Independence Is Closer Than You Think
Florida residents hit by blackouts from 2008 to 2017.1
Florida’s residential electric bills vs. other states.2
Average number of sunny days per year in Orlando.3
Florida is one of the top five states in the U.S. for solar.4 With solar panel system and home battery prices plummeting,4,5 it could be incredibly cost-effective to team up with an Orlando solar company like Sunrun. Switching to solar gives you reliable outage protection, control over your energy bills, and lets you reduce your carbon footprint.
How to Go Solar in Orlando
Sunrun is the leading residential solar and energy storage company in the U.S.6 We offer different solar plans, with or without a home battery, so everyone can experience the benefits of solar power and energy storage in the comfort of their own home. Discover which one is the best match for your budget and energy needs.
Duke Energy, the Orlando Utilities Commission (OUC), and other local electric companies offer net energy metering (NEM) programs that let you earn bill credits for the excess solar energy you create and send to the grid.7,8 Net metering in Orlando can help you save money on your future energy bills, so you'll worry less about your AC and pool heating costs.
Switch to Solar for as Little as $0 Down
Each Sunrun solar plan offers unique advantages. Whether you choose a solar lease or to own your solar array, with or without back-up power, we’re here to ensure you can benefit from your solar installation in Orlando for decades. We’ll even take care of the paperwork whenever we can.
Own a solar power system in Orlando, and you could build home value. You may qualify for Florida solar incentives, like the federal solar tax credit,10** as well as property11 and sales tax exemptions.12
Solar + Brightbox™
Add Brightbox, Sunrun's battery storage service, to your solar installation in Orlando. This can help keep your devices and appliances running during outages, cloudy days, rainy afternoons, or at night.
Between 2008 and 2017, Florida endured almost 850 power outages.1
No one knows when the next storm will cause a blackout, but with Brightbox, you won’t be left in the dark again.
When the sun is out, Brightbox can store clean and affordable back-up power for later use.
Brightbox is the Orlando battery storage solution that puts you in control. It can turn on during an outage and will work to recharge until the grid's restored.
Unlike generators, Brightbox doesn’t run on fossil fuels, which produce carbon monoxide (CO) that's dangerous for your health.9
Brightbox is fueled by the sun, so you can forget about the hassle of buying natural gas, diesel, or gasoline.
All Brightbox monthly plans include 24/7 proactive monitoring and maintenance to ensure your system operates smoothly. This benefit sets it apart from other Orlando solar batteries.
Made-to-fit solar solutions
- Learn about the federal tax credit
- Find your system size and battery
- Get your energy usage and solar cost
Join Florida’s Clean Energy Momentum
Florida cities like Dunedin, Gainesville, Largo, Orlando, St. Petersburg, Sarasota, and Tallahassee have set goals to obtain all of their power from renewable energy sources by 2050.13
Orlando’s cut in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions below 2007 levels by 2040.14
When you choose to create and store your own solar power in Orlando, it can help us secure a better future for everyone in the Sunshine State.
Want to find out if our solar and storage solutions are a good fit for your home’s energy needs? Use our Product Selector or request a free quote to get one-on-one service from our expert Solar Advisors. Together, we can preserve the beauty of Florida for generations to come.
*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.
**We recommend contacting a tax professional to accurately determine the impact of the solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) on your federal taxes.