Published on June 9th, 2013 | by Nicholas Brown12
Solar City Offers Zero-Down Financing For Home Builders
June 9th, 2013 by Nicholas Brown
SolarCity, one of the key companies that made solar power more attractive to its potential customers via solar panel leasing (so they won’t have to put the full cost of a solar installation up front), is now offering a policy that enables home builders to install solar panels without paying up front.
This may really help the effort to get more new houses built with solar panels preinstalled, as the upfront cost of solar panels is probably their greatest deterrent, as indicated by the way in which customers have swarmed to solar leasing despite it often being a bit more expensive for them simply buying the panels on their own.
SolarCity will certainly accelerate this effort to make solar a mainstream, standard power source on new homes across the country.
Main Source: Yahoo! News
Keep up to date with all the hottest cleantech news by subscribing to our (free) cleantech newsletter, or keep an eye on sector-specific news by getting our (also free) solar energy newsletter, electric vehicle newsletter, or wind energy newsletter.