New Jersey has been hit with major blackouts these past years. In 2018 alone, tens of thousands of New Jersey residents were left without power for days, and many still feel the impacts of these catastrophic power outages.1
But there’s a silver lining because New Jersey is one of the best states to go solar in the U.S.2 And since the cost of home solar installations across the nation has reached an all-time low,3 the time to start planning for a more reliable and affordable energy future is now.
|Solar Savings Types||Value of Savings|
|Federal Solar Investment Tax Credit||26% federal solar tax credit is available for home solar systems installed by December 31, 2020|
|New Jersey Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SREC)||Varies depending on market value|
|Property Tax Exemption||Property tax exemption on added home value from solar system|
|Learn More About New Jersey Solar Incentives|
Blackouts can happen at any time. Some are short, but others can go on for hours or days and may cause significant health and safety risks for millions of New Jerseyans.10 And while it’s impossible to know when the power will go down, now you can be better prepared for future outages with a New Jersey solar battery storage service like Brightbox.
Brightbox is a clean, affordable and reliable energy solution that lets you store the excess energy you create to keep your devices and appliances running on solar during stormy days, or at night — for approximately 8 to 12 hours.*
Brightbox includes professional maintenance and monitoring for 25 years, as well. These two actions help prolong your battery’s life. And because with Sunrun, you have the choice to lease or purchase solar panels and a New Jersey home battery for as little as $0 down, it’s easy to understand why, with Brightbox, energy freedom is at hand.
Lease a brand-new set of New Jersey solar panels for as little as $0 down with our BrightSave™ Monthly plan, and enjoy the same dependable power as full ownership, but with the added perks of professional maintenance, monitoring, and predictable rates for 25 years. BrightSave Monthly is such an affordable solar plan, it’s far too bright to ignore.
Prefer the worry-free benefits of a lease without monthly solar bills? Just make a simple, one-time upfront payment with our BrightSave™ Prepaid plan, and you’ll lock in low electric rates for decades. While also forgetting about rising electric rates, hidden fees, and surprise hikes on your electric bill. BrightSave Prepaid also comes with the Sunrun Guarantee for your full peace of mind.
If you’re interested in purchasing a home solar system in New Jersey, at Sunrun, you can choose to pay for your system upfront with BrightBuy™ or, for $0 down and low, fixed monthly payments with BrightAdvantage™.
Both plans give you access to full solar benefits: Putting your name on the system, the savings, and the power for life — while helping you boost your home value.5 New Jersey solar owners are eligible for a federal solar tax credit**, along with solid sales and property tax exemptions for 100% of your home solar installation’s cost.6 New Jersey tax credits make home solar an even smarter investment.
New Jersey has one of the most ambitious clean energy goals in the country. And the Garden State is already on track to having 35% of its energy come from renewable sources by 2020 and 50% by 2030.
Yet, choosing to create and store your own clean, renewable energy with a New Jersey solar company like Sunrun won’t just help you lower your carbon emissions. Going solar in New Jersey could also save you thousands of dollars in electricity costs during the next 25 years.8
Request a free, personalized solar quote, today to see if Sunrun is right for your New Jersey home. This way, together, we can make a difference in the health and well-being of New Jersey’s communities.