Solar and Storage in Princeton, New Jersey Lead to More Peace of Mind
Team up with Sunrun and Protect Your Home from Outages, Starting Today
New Jersey residents hit by blackouts from 2008 to 2017.1
New Jersey’s solar price drop over the last five years.2
Average number of sunny days per year in Princeton, NJ.3
Great news: You live in one of the best states for solar in the country.2 Thanks to the plummeting costs of rooftop solar panels and energy storage systems in New Jersey,2,4 it’s no wonder why more homeowners choose to go solar. If you decide to make the switch to solar with a Princeton solar company like Sunrun, you can experience more peace of mind. This move can also give you protection during outages, more control over electric bills, and lower home carbon emissions for decades.
How to Go Solar in Princeton
As the leading residential solar and energy storage company in the U.S.,5 we work so you can change the way you power your life. Discover which Sunrun solar plan, with or without a home battery in Princeton, is the ideal match for your budget and energy needs.
Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) offers 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.6 Net metering in Princeton could help you save money on future home energy costs.
Solar made better
- Learn about the federal tax credit
- Find your ideal system and battery
- Get your cost to go solar today
How Would You Like to Gain Energy Freedom?
Each Sunrun solar plan has unique advantages. Whether you choose a solar lease or a purchase plan, along with battery storage, we’ll work hard to ensure that you’re completely satisfied with your solar panel installation in Princeton. We’re one of the best solar installers in New Jersey that you can team up with. When possible, we’ll even take care of the paperwork for you
Lease new Sunrun solar panels in Princeton with as little as $0 down. Lock in predictable monthly rates and stay covered with our industry-leading Sunrun Guarantee.
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Prepay for up to 25 years of solar energy in Princeton for home use at the best price. Our Sunrun Guarantee also backs it.
Own a Princeton home solar system, and you could build home value. You may qualify for New Jersey solar incentives, like the federal solar tax credit,7* Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs), as well as a state sales and a property tax exemption.8
Solar + Brightbox™
Add Brightbox, Sunrun’s battery storage service, to your solar installation in Princeton. This can help you keep your devices and appliances running during outages, cloudy days, rainy afternoons, and at night.
A power outage can happen at any time. Some are short, while others can go on for hours or days at a time.
Blackouts can cause significant health and safety risks to millions of New Jerseyans.9
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 backup power for later use.
Brightbox is the Princeton backup 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.10
You can monitor your Princeton solar power production and storage daily with the online dashboard and mobile app.
Our monthly lease and prepaid plans include 24/7 proactive monitoring and maintenance to ensure your system runs smoothly. This benefit sets Brightbox apart from the average Princeton solar battery.
Help New Jersey Boost Its Clean Energy Efforts
State electricity generation that will come from renewable energy sources by 2030.11
Cut in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions below 2006 levels by 2050.11
When you create and store your own clean energy in Princeton, 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 renewable electricity made in New Jersey. Whenever you’re ready, try out our Product Selector or request a free quote to get one-on-one service from our expert Solar Advisors. Together we can secure a brighter future for everyone in New Jersey.
Why Choose Sunrun in Princeton?
Since 2007, hundreds of thousands of people have chosen Sunrun to take control of their home energy. To date, our customers’ solar panel 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. New Jersey solar state rank and solar price drop
3. Princeton, NJ annual sunny days
4. U.S. battery storage price drop
5. Sunrun ranked as leading residential solar-plus-storage vendor
6. Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) / Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) net energy metering (NEM) program
7. Federal Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC)
8. New Jersey solar incentives and tax credits
9. State of New Jersey power outage preparedness tips
10. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) generator safety fact sheet
11. New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
*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.