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US Solar Customers Prefer Solar Loans, Finds WoodMac

November 15th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

New research from Wood Mackenzie has found that solar loans were the preferred and dominant financing solution for residential solar systems in the United States through the first half of 2018, accounting for 42% and outperforming third-party-owned solar systems for the first time. 


Almost 30% Of Distributed Solar Capacity Is Owned By Third Parties

December 9th, 2016 | by U.S. Energy Information Administration

Distributed solar capacity in the United States, which includes all solar power capacity other than utility-scale installations 1 MW or larger, totaled 12.3 gigawatts (GW) as of September. About 30% of that amount (3.7 GW) was owned by third-party owners.


Direct Ownership Of Solar Set To Surpass Solar Leases In 2017

November 16th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill

More people in the United States are deciding to buy outright their residential solar systems rather than lease solar panels from a third party, and new figures from GTM Research suggest that direct ownership will overtake solar leasing for the first time since 2011 next year.



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