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SOLAR LEASING COMPANY LOANS, PPAS AND LEASES

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AN OUTRIGHT PURCHASE

 

A Widespread Pricing Coverup!

 

Ever wonder why the solar leasing companies never post their pricing on their websites? The answer to that question is simple. If you knew upfront how overpriced their system are, you would probably never consider inviting one of their high pressure salespeople into your home to provide you with a quote.

The leasing companies might post their interest rates, but what good is a low interest rate if you're paying nearly twice the price that you would pay if you purchased the same system from a fair market priced solar dealer?

Unfortunately for consumers across the country, low interest rate solar leasing company loans, power purchase agreements and solar leases are three of the most expensive ways to have solar on your roof. Up to three times the cost of a purchased system from a local or regional dealer using the same name high quality, reliable equipment..

The low interest rate loans offered by the solar leasing companies may appear enticing at first glance but these low interest rate programs are very expensive for the leasing companies and in the end for the system purchaser. They are known as "buy down loans" and can cost the leasing company thousand of dollars in fees which are simply padded into the price of the system.

While many fair market priced solar dealers are installing systems for less that $2.70 per Watt,the solar lease companies that are selling low interest rate loan programs are pricing their systems between $4.50 to well over $5.00 per Watt, completely wiping out any savings that a low interest rate loan might yield.

To put this into perspective, a typical 5 kW grid tied solar system from a fair market priced solar dealer would cost you less than $13,500 before incentives while the same 5 kW grid tie solar system from a solar leasing company will cost you up to $30,000 before the same incentives!

Solar leases and power purchase agreements will typically only save you about 10% to 15% on your electric bill after you factor in the monthly lease/PPA payment.

Not only are you forfeiting the lucrative 30% federal tax credit worth thousands of dollars but to make matters worse, most if not all $0 down solar leases include an annual payment escalator that will increase your monthly payment by up to 2.9% per year, every year for 20 years. A lease payment that may start at $80 per month can run into the hundreds of dollars toward the end of a lease contract.

Imagine what would happen if your utility company decides to, or is ever mandated to add fees or decrease their net metering compensation like what just happened in Nevada. On a lease with annual payment increases, you could end up being forced to pay more for your electricity than if you never had signed that air tight, escalating solar lease contract in the first place.

You'll typically pay so much more to purchase or rent a system from a solar leasing company than a purchase from a local or regional non-leasing dealer, that's it's actually you who will be over-paying to maintain, monitor and insure the leasing company's equipment.

You'll probably have problems selling your home with a solar lease or power purchase agreement attached to it. What home buyer will want to assume your remaining lease payments on a used, outdated solar system when they can own a brand new system with the latest technology and keep the 30% federal tax credit for thousands less.

Don't believe it ? Well then simply type the keywords "solar lease scaring buyers" into Google and you can read many accounts of homeowners and real estate professionals reporting difficulty when trying to sell a home with a 20 year solar lease or PPA attached to it.

Solar leases and power purchase agreements will typically only save you about 10% to 15%on your electric bill after you factor in the monthly lease/PPA payment.

You'll have to forfeit the 30% federal tax credit and any applicable cash rebate to the leasing company and you won't get tax deductible interest on your lease payments. By purchasing your system with a $0 down FHA solar loan or PACE financing instead, you may qualify for tax deductible interest. Solar leasing company loans, leases and power purchase agreements don't offer tax deductible interest.

And after making 20 years worth of leasing payments, you won't even own the system. It will still belong to the leasing company. If you want to own their system after making all those payment, then you'll have to buy it from the leasing company at the end of your lease at fair market value.

Add up all of the disadvantages that a Solar Lease, Power Purchase Agreement as well as the much higher pricing that a solar leasing company solar loan offers and you'll find that none of these forms of financing makes much sense in today's much lower priced solar market.

 

Unlike a solar lease, you'll pay far less and you'll own your home solar system and get to keep the 30% federal tax credit and any other financial incentives for a much better return on investment.

 

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ORDINARY SOLAR SYSTEMS IN TEXAS ARE DESIGNED TO AUTOMATICALLY TURN
THEMSELVES OFF DURING A POWER OUTAGE.

Solar purchase vs a solar lease

Even When The Sun Is Up You Won't Have Power

Over 97% of solar systems in use today, especially leased solar systems are designed to automatically turn themselves off for the entire duration of any power outage, day or night.

Solar Panels On Your Roof But No Power

You may have dozens of solar panels on the roof of your home or business, but you won't be able to even charge a cell phone during a power outage, even when the sun is shining.

Cannot Simply Add Batteries

What's even worse is that most grid tie only systems that are installed today are not even designed to simply add batteries for the purpose of having backup power.


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No Expensive Leases Or PPAs

We offer solar systems in Texas with $0 down solar loans with tax deductible interest, while you keep the tax credit.

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Backup power is only a small part our performance advantage. Our advanced technologies are second to none.

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Whether it's for your RV or a utility scale multi-megawatt system our design team is backed by over 18 years of experience.

Lifetime Technical Support

We've offered free technical support since 1997 and will continue to do so beyond 2097. We are always here for you.

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We will beat any nationally advertised, in stock price on our same top of the line grid tie systems, or your system is free.

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We offer turn key services or if you prefer to save thousands by installing your system yourself, we're your DIY experts.

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Sunlight is reflected off the roof or ground's surface, illuminating the backside of this double sided solar panel which produces additional power.

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Solar purchase vs a solar lease

$0 Down Financing With No Payment Increases.

Unlike the solar leasing and PPA companies, along with some of highest quality, highest performance products in the country, we offer $0 down solar loans with no balloon payments and no annual payment increases.

Ultra Low Solar System Pricing.

We'll beat any nationally advertised in stock price on our same top of the line grid tie solar systems or your system is free. Shop before you call us. No other dealer in the industry offers our same price guaranty.

A 30% Federal Tax Credit.

A taxpayer may claim a credit of 30% of qualified expenditures for a system that serves a dwelling unit located in the United States that is owned and used as a residence by the taxpayer.

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Take advantage of the 30% federal tax credit before it expires and say goodbye to high electric rates. While you're saving thousands on your annual electric bill and increasing the value of your Texas home, you'll be doing your part toward creating a cleaner environment for generations to come.
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Over 97% of the solar systems installed in the U.S. today are designed to automatically turn themselves off during a power outage. Even though you may have dozens of solar panels mounted on your roof, you won't be able to produce enough energy to even charge a cell phone, even while the Sun is shining.

Fortunately, for far less money than a solar lease will cost you, with our specially designed Survivalist system, you'll not only be able to reduce or eliminate your electric consumption, but you'll also have emergency backup power available to you day or night, during a power outage.

  • State of the art grid tie battery backup inverter with automatic transfer switch.
  • Optional battery packs are available with your choice of storage chemistries.
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  • " Lithium Iron Phosphate batteries offer better power density (the rate that energy can be drawn from them) than Lithium Ion batteries that contain Cobalt. While an 10 kWh Lithium Iron Phosphate battery can supply a full continuous 10 kW+ of power, the same 10kWh Lithium Ion battery containing Cobalt can only supply 2kW continuous of continuos power. "
  • " Lithium Iron Phosphate batteries offer offers a longer cycle life than Lithium Ion batteries that contain Cobalt and experience a slower rate of capacity loss than other lithium-ion battery chemistries. This translates into a better value for your energy storage system investment. "
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