Illinois residents are used to severe weather in all seasons. Yet, as extreme weather events make severe cold, record rain, scorching heat and tornadoes more common across the state,1 having access to clean, affordable and reliable energy at home is now more important than ever.
Thanks to the plummeting cost of home solar panels in the U.S.2 and the introduction of the Future Energy Jobs Act (FEJA), there hasn’t been a better time to go solar with an Illinois solar company like Sunrun. Going solar lets you beat high electric bills when it's time to crank on the AC during summer or turn up the heat during winter. Plus, you can also reduce your carbon emissions and stimulate clean energy job creation in Illinois.
Sunrun is the nation’s largest residential solar, storage and energy services company.3 We deliver clean, renewable energy to our customers by offering a variety of affordable Sunrun solar plans.
With BrightSave™ Monthly, our most popular solar plan, you can start producing your own clean, affordable, reliable energy at home with new Illinois solar panels. BrightSave Monthly gives you the same dependable solar power as full ownership but with added perks of professional monitoring, maintenance and insurance for 25 years thanks to our industry-leading Sunrun Guarantee.
Prefer the worry-free benefits of a lease without monthly solar bills? Check out BrightSave™ Prepaid. Just make a simple, one-time upfront payment, and you’ll lock in lower electricity rates than what you pay your electric company today — for the next 25 years. Our full amount solar lease plan also includes the Sunrun Guarantee for 100% peace of mind.
With Sunrun in Illinois, you have the option to pay for your home solar system upfront with BrightBuy™ or, for $0 down and low, fixed monthly payments with BrightAdvantage.™ Both plans let you own the system and the solar energy for life while boosting your home value.4
In addition, as an Illinois home solar owner, you’re eligible for a federal solar tax credit5* and the state’s Adjustable Block (AB) program, which lets you earn cash for every 1,000 kilowatt-hours of Illinois solar energy generated by your system, known as a Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs).6
Aside from these attractive Illinois solar tax credits, the average payback time for a home solar installation in the Prairie State is only five years.7 So with systems designed to last 30 years or longer; energy independence is yours for the taking.
Choose to take control of your home electricity and reduce your carbon emissions smartly and cost-effectively with Sunrun, and support the state’s Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) that calls for 100% renewable energy by 2050.8
To see if Sunrun is right for your home, please request a free, personalized solar quote. At Sunrun, we’re here to guide you every step of the way of your solar journey. Together, we can ensure Illinois stays cleaner and more beautiful for everyone.
*We recommend contacting a tax professional to most accurately determine the impact of the federal solar tax credit on your federal taxes.