13 Apr '11, 4pm

Solar Leasing: And Then There Were Four: We've covered the perception challenges faced by the solar industry w...

Solar Leasing: And Then There Were Four: We've covered the perception challenges faced by the solar industry w...

We've covered the perception challenges faced by the solar industry when it comes to consumers installing PV on their rooftops -- they think it's too expensive. We've also covered the steps the industry is taking to lower the "soft costs" of residential solar installation . From the solar leasing end, there have really been only three players that offer residential solar leasing: SolarCity (with their own installers), Sungevity , and SunRun (who work with a network of installers.) Four if you count Citizenrē . (We tend not to count them.) It's a list that can afford to be longer in order to get solar on the roofs of homeowners. There's now another name on that list -- Centrosolar. The firm just announced the launch of a new residential solar leasing program, developed in collaboration with Brightgrid , a renewable energy finance company. This program has its own unique app...

Full article: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/solar-leasing...

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