Solar Power Purchase Agreement: Solar PPAs vs. Leases

Solar leases and solar PPAs (power purchasing agreements) offer an additional option for people to put solar panels on their homes with no up-front cost. Under solar leases and PPAs, your solar installer will build a system on your property, then charge you a monthly fee to use the power it produces. These contracts allow for homeowners … Continued

“Free Solar Panels” Are a Bad Deal. Here’s Why.

Ever seen a solar company promote an offer for “free solar panels?” The offer sounds too good to be true…and unfortunately, it is. Yes, there are (legitimate) installers that will put free solar panels for your home. But the catch is that they require you to enter into a solar lease or power purchasing agreement … Continued