16 Apr '12, 9pm

Solar Leasing & Solar PPAs — Some of the More Invisible Benefits

Studiggs is absolutely right. There is no maintenance involved in a properly installed PV system. “Maintenance” is nothing but a scare tactic practiced by the leasing companies. SolarEdge is another company that offers a 25 year warranty for very little cost on their inverters and some dealers are offering a free upgrade to 25 years. SolarEdge also includes free module level monitoring and a much higher wattage and a much better efficiency rating than Enphase. Add up the payments on a solar lease and you’ll find that you’ll pay four to five times more for a leased system when compared to a purchased system and after making all those payment you won’t even own the system. And good luck if you ever want to sell your home with an outdated leased system on your roof. No homebuyer will want anything to do with assuming your lease payments. And Lukealization obviously knows very...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/04/16/solar-leasing-solar-p...

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