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Sunrun commits to 100 MW of solar on affordable multi-family housing

Sunrun commits to 100 MW of solar on affordable multi-family housing

September 13, 2018 at 12:33 pm 0 comments

Sunrun Inc. is expanding its low- and moderate-income solar offering plans to develop a minimum of 100 MW of solar on affordable multi-family housing — in which 80 percent of tenants fall below 60 percent of the area median income — over the next decade in California. Sunrun’s commitment, whenRead More

Sunrun provides details on its Florida solar leasing plan — big emphasis on storage

Sunrun provides details on its Florida solar leasing plan — big emphasis on storage

June 8, 2018 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

Sunrun Inc. made the push to change Florida’s rules concerning solar leases and is now officially ready to offer solar-as-a-service and its Brightbox home battery in the Sunshine State. Beginning June 7, Floridians will be able to lease solar equipment that enables them to create their own solar electricity year-roundRead More

Massachusetts solar workers to rally at state house Wednesday to fend off demand charges

Massachusetts solar workers to rally at state house Wednesday to fend off demand charges

May 15, 2018 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

With the end of the legislative session quickly approaching, solar workers from across the Commonwealth will rally at the Massachusetts State House May 16 at 10 a.m. to urge the Legislature to act in support of the state’s solar industry. This comes at a critical time for the Commonwealth’s solarRead More

Sunrun rides Nevada solar resurgence, opens new branch in-state

Sunrun rides Nevada solar resurgence, opens new branch in-state

May 14, 2018 at 10:53 am Comments are Disabled

Sunrun Inc., the nation’s largest residential solar, storage and energy services company, is celebrating its expanding operations in Nevada with a ribbon cutting at its new branch opening. Sunrun’s expansion in Nevada comes during a resurgence in home solar in the state. As Vote Solar recently announced, applications for homeRead More

Hawaii reforms utility incentive structure to focus on ratepayer benefits

Hawaii reforms utility incentive structure to focus on ratepayer benefits

April 25, 2018 at 2:38 pm Comments are Disabled

Hawaii is reforming the old timey model for how investor-owned electric utilities get paid. Thanks to Governor David Ige signing SB 2939, future utility revenues — in the form of performance incentives or penalties — will be linked to performance metrics. This includes incentives for Hawaiian utilities to connect moreRead More

Florida votes to allow Sunrun solar system leases

Florida votes to allow Sunrun solar system leases

April 23, 2018 at 8:11 am 1 comment

Florida regulators unanimously voted to grant Sunrun’s Petition for Declaratory Statement regarding its solar lease product proposal. Until this vote, households in Florida were unable to lease solar systems. Leases are dropping in popularity, but are still a powerful option for driving residential solar adoption for homeowners looking to goRead More

Arizona Supreme Court saves solar lease customers from paying extra property taxes

Arizona Supreme Court saves solar lease customers from paying extra property taxes

March 19, 2018 at 9:10 am Comments are Disabled

Arizona residents with leased solar systems on their home should not have to pay state property taxes on that PV equipment, says the Arizona Supreme Court in a ruling on Friday. Stated by Justice Ann A. Scott Timmer in the opinion: “Because taxpayers do not operate electric generation facilities, (theRead More

NAACP launches year-long initiative to provide solar jobs, installs in communities of color

NAACP launches year-long initiative to provide solar jobs, installs in communities of color

January 24, 2018 at 12:22 pm Comments are Disabled

This past Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the NAACP kicked off a civil rights economic and environmental justice initiative to connect 30+ communities of color and low income communities across the nation with solar energy infrastructure for homes and community centers, as well as skills training for solar jobs, allRead More

GTM: Sunrun tops SolarCity as lease sales leader, and more residential solar sales stats

GTM: Sunrun tops SolarCity as lease sales leader, and more residential solar sales stats

November 20, 2017 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

2017 isn’t quite the banner year for solar that 2016 was. Aside from the trade case drama, it has also been a tumultuous year for the big names in the residential solar space. Three of the largest installers, including NRG Home Solar, Sungevity and Direct Energy Solar, have gone bankruptRead More

Sunrun, Comcast ink deal on new solar installation marketing campaign

Sunrun, Comcast ink deal on new solar installation marketing campaign

August 28, 2017 at 10:38 am Comments are Disabled

One of the solar industry’s big barriers is just simple awareness by the public, which makes deals like the following interesting: Sunrun reached a 40-month agreement with Comcast to accelerate the adoption of solar energy. Sunrun will be the exclusive residential solar energy provider for Comcast Cable, and Comcast CableRead More