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Solar and Home Battery in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts Can Put You in Control

Get Power during Outages and Bill Spikes with Clean, Affordable Energy

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Massachusetts residents hit by blackouts from 2008 to 2017.1 


Chestnut Hill’s residential electricity rates vs. the national average.2


Average number of sunny days per year in Chestnut Hill, MA.3

Did you know that Massachusetts is one of the top ten states for solar?4 What’s more, rooftop solar panel and battery storage costs have plummeted,4,5 so it could be extremely cost-effective if you team up with a Chestnut Hill solar company like Sunrun. A switch to solar can give you protection during outages, more control over your electricity bills, and lower home carbon emissions for decades.

How to Go Solar in Chestnut Hill

Sunrun is the leading residential solar and storage company.6 We work so you can change the way you power your life. Discover which of our home plans, with or without battery storage in Chestnut Hill, is the ideal fit for your budget and energy needs.

Eversource has a net energy metering (NEM) program that could let you earn credits on your utility bill for the excess solar power you create and send to the grid.7 Net metering in Chestnut Hill might help you save money on your future electric bills.


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Take advantage of the increased federal tax credit by switching to solar!


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Start Your Solar Journey with the Right Plan

Each Sunrun solar plan has unique advantages. Whether you choose a solar lease or purchase plan, along with back-up power, we’ll work hard so that you can benefit from your Chestnut Hill solar panel installation for decades. As one of the best solar installers in Chestnut Hill, we’ll even handle the paperwork for you when possible.

Monthly Plan

Lease new Sunrun solar panels in Chestnut Hill with as little as $0 down. Lock in predictable monthly rates and stay covered with our industry-leading Sunrun Guarantee.

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Full Amount Lease

Prepay for up to 25 years of Chestnut Hill solar power for home use at the best price. Our Sunrun Guarantee also backs it.

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System Purchase

Own a home solar system in Chestnut Hill, and you could build home value. You may qualify for Massachusetts solar incentives, like the federal tax credit,* a state tax credit, property and sales tax exemptions, as well as Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs).8,9,10,11

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Solar + Brightbox™

Add Brightbox, Sunrun’s battery storage service, to your solar installation in Chestnut Hill. This can help keep you powered during outages, cloudy days, rainy afternoons, or at night.

Between 2008 and 2017, Massachusetts endured 823 power outages.1

Severe storms and outages are hard to predict, but with Brightbox, you can be better prepared for any scenario at any 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 Chestnut Hill back-up power 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.12

You can monitor your Chestnut Hill solar energy production and storage daily with the online dashboard and mobile app.

Our monthly lease and prepaid lease plans include 24/7 monitoring and maintenance to ensure your system runs smoothly. This benefit sets Brightbox apart from other solar batteries in Chestnut Hill. 

Help Massachusetts Go Carbon-Free


State electricity generation that will come from renewable energy sources by 2030, with an additional 1% each year after.13 


The Massachusetts Global Warming Solutions Act (GWSA) calls for a cut in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions below 1990 levels by 2050.14

We take pride in helping families create and store their own clean energy in Chestnut Hill. Now’s your chance to reduce your carbon footprint while helping build a more modern and resilient energy system that runs on clean electricity made in Massachusetts. Ready to take control of your home energy? Use our Product Selector or request a free quote to get one-on-one service from our expert Solar Advisors. Together we can keep Massachusetts on the right track towards a cleaner energy future.

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Why Choose Sunrun in Chestnut Hill?

Since 2007, hundreds of thousands of people have chosen Sunrun to join the clean energy revolution. To date, our customers’ solar arrays have generated billions of kilowatt-hours (kWh) of clean 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.15

American families can help us create a better energy future for the whole nation, one home solar panel system at a time. See what people say about their Sunrun solar and storage systems.


1. Eaton Blackout Tracker Annual Report

2. Chestnut Hill, MA electricity costs

3. Chestnut Hill, MA annual sunny days

4. Massachusetts solar state rank / Massachusetts solar price drop

5. U.S. battery storage price drop

6. Sunrun ranked as leading residential solar-plus-storage vendor

7. Eversource net energy metering (NEM) program

8. Federal Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC)

9. Massachusetts solar incentives

10. Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Program

11. Massachusetts Solar Renewable Energy Credit (SREC) market price

12. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) generator safety fact sheet

13. Massachusetts renewable portfolio standard (RPS)

14. Massachusetts Global Warming Solutions Act (GWSA)

15. Sunrun Impact Report 2020

*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.