Installer Support

  • CollectiveSun solar financing nonprofit
  If you were a nonprofit and you Googled “solar for nonprofits”, very few solar installers would appear and the reason why is simple. Most installers don’t think nonprofit solar projects will pencil...
Support Article
3/19/2018
  • PACE Financing
For a primer on PACE financing see HERE. While Utility and Residential solar grew more than 50% annually (from 2012-2015, no exact 2016 numbers yet), the Commercial sector’s growth has been...
Support Article
1/10/2017
  • TVA REAP Carport
As a state without a solar carve-out (no SREC market), and no net metering, Tennessee is expected to install 476 MW of solar electricity over the next five years, more than five times the solar...
Support Article
1/10/2017
  • 6 steps to securing commercial solar loan solutions
  The commercial solar industry has historically been stymied by a lack of access to capital. One of the fundamental causes of this roadblock is the complexity and variability of projects, which...
Support Article
10/3/2016
  • Solar Financing For Homeowners
  As we have touched upon in past articles, the falling cost of solar is driving the revival of direct system ownership, and for good reason.  Lenders of solar loans include traditional community...
Support Article
2/11/2016
  • The Current State of Property Assessed Clean Energy, PACE Californica
  The emergence of the PPA and access to financing has been a game changer for the solar industry. Of course the improving technology, declining equipment costs, streamlining permit and net-...
Support Article
3/15/2015
  • Key Elements Of Solar Payback Period
Calculating the payback on an investment in a photovoltaic (PV) system is not as easy as it seems at first glance. Firstly, the elements of the calculation are different for homeowners than for...
Support Article
11/29/2011