30 Jun '15, 7am

SolarCity to expand Homebuilder Program, offer energy storage

SolarCity has already installed more 300 solar homes in 13 Pardee Homes areas in the US. Image: SolarCity. Clean energy provider SolarCity’s Homebuilder Program has now expanded its services to include energy services for new homes and fixed-rate solar power deals for California homebuilders and other customers. The Homebuilder Program helps SolarCity collaborate with builders across the US to help give home buyers the option to install solar power systems with no additional cost to the home’s initial purchase price. The programme will now offer homebuilder partners solar energy at a price equal to the lowest standard residential electricity rates in California. The programme also gives new homebuyers that are customers of California’s largest utilities the option to seal into a fixed solar-energy rate for 20 years. SolarCity is also now taking orders for solar and home en...

Full article: http://www.pv-tech.org/news/solarcity_to_expand_homebuild...

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