Post Tagged with: "Sunrun"

Duke Energy, solar industry agree on ‘Solar Choice Net Metering’ plan in South Carolina

Duke Energy, solar industry agree on ‘Solar Choice Net Metering’ plan in South Carolina

September 17, 2020 at 11:29 am 0 comments

Duke Energy says it has reached an agreement with leading solar installers, environmental groups and renewable energy advocates that, if approved by regulators, will create long-term stability for the residential solar industry in South Carolina. The deal will provide options for customers while allowing the company to address increasing electric demandRead More

Sunrun brings Brightbox battery system to Florida Power and Light territory

Sunrun brings Brightbox battery system to Florida Power and Light territory

September 9, 2020 at 1:53 pm 0 comments

Sunrun is expanding access to its Brightbox rechargeable solar battery system, which features Tesla Powerwall batteries, to serve more parts of Orlando and Tampa. Sunrun’s expansion into Florida Power & Light’s (FPL) service territory means that more people can benefit from Sunrun’s solar and home battery offerings. Sunrun began providingRead More

Pretty cool: Sunrun, GRID to provide free battery systems to low-income Californians in wildfire regions

Pretty cool: Sunrun, GRID to provide free battery systems to low-income Californians in wildfire regions

August 20, 2020 at 9:41 am 0 comments

Everyone in solar and storage is making their pitch to California homeowners to get ahead of wildfire season, and this deal from Sunrun and GRID Alternatives will be tough to beat. GRID, the non-profit leader in making renewable energy technology and job training accessible to underserved communities, is teaming withRead More

Sunrun signs deals with three California Community Choice Aggregators to combat PSPSs

Sunrun signs deals with three California Community Choice Aggregators to combat PSPSs

July 31, 2020 at 11:14 am 0 comments

Sunrun has secured exclusive partnerships with three Bay Area Community Choice Aggregators (CCAs), which collectively provide power for approximately one million homes. The partnerships are with East Bay Community Energy (EBCE), which supplies power to Alameda County; Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE), which supplies power to Santa Clara County; andRead More

Updated: Sunrun to buy Vivint Solar for $3.2 billion, Wood Mackenzie puts in context

Updated: Sunrun to buy Vivint Solar for $3.2 billion, Wood Mackenzie puts in context

July 7, 2020 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

Update: Original news story is below, but here is some commentary from Wood Mackenzie on what the deal means for both companies and the solar industry in general: “Per Wood Mackenzie’s US PV Leaderboard, Sunrun and Vivint have been the #1 and #2 residential solar companies in the US forRead More

Big deal: Sunrun and SCE team up on virtual power plant program

Big deal: Sunrun and SCE team up on virtual power plant program

June 22, 2020 at 10:50 am 1 comment

Sunrun and Southern California Edison (SCE), the largest utility in Southern California and the country as a whole, are teaming up to launch a virtual power plant. The partnership between Sunrun and SCE will demonstrate how residential rooftop solar and batteries support California’s ongoing transition to clean, reliable, locally-generated electricity.Read More

GlobalData: Despite layoffs amid pandemic, Sunrun outlook remains positive

GlobalData: Despite layoffs amid pandemic, Sunrun outlook remains positive

April 13, 2020 at 9:42 am 1 comment

Following the announcement that Sunrun, the largest residential solar installer, is reported to have laid off around 100 of its employees, Somik Das, Power Analyst at GlobalData, sent this commentary: “COVID-19 will present Sunrun with a harrowing period over the next few quarters. Going ahead, the company wants to focusRead More

Countdown to 2020, part VI: Time’s Up, California

Countdown to 2020, part VI: Time’s Up, California

November 21, 2019 at 9:21 am 1 comment

  This final article in our Countdown to 2020 series originally appeared in the November/December 2019 issue of Solar Builder. Subscribe here for free if you haven’t already.  The launch of California’s Title 24 new build solar mandate is less than two months away, and it’s nowhere near the topRead More

Sunrun partners with Citadel Roofing to serve California’s new-build home solar market

Sunrun partners with Citadel Roofing to serve California’s new-build home solar market

October 7, 2019 at 1:26 pm 2 comments

Citadel Roofing & Solar, one of California’s largest and most experienced roofing and solar installers, announced its official partnership with Sunrun to offer solar-as-a-service and solar purchase products to California homebuilders and their homebuyers for as little as zero upfront cost. With this agreement, Citadel will be able to offerRead More

Sunrun brings Brightbox solar, battery, virtual power plant services to Vermont

Sunrun brings Brightbox solar, battery, virtual power plant services to Vermont

August 28, 2019 at 2:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Sunrun Inc. is bringing its Brightbox home solar, battery service and virtual power plant aspirations to customers in Vermont starting this month. Vermont households can get Sunrun’s solar-powered home battery, Brightbox, for no money down and a low monthly rate, plus possibly enroll with Sunrun in Green Mountain Power’s (GMP)Read More