Solar Electric for the Home
Solar Electric for the Home is Our Passion
Solar electric power has been our mission since 2010 and we have installed over 3,300 solar electric projects in both homes and businesses across the Carolinas. You can trust the team of professionals at Renu as local experts for home solar electric power and energy storage. You can be assured of getting the highest quality and most efficient energy producing panels in the industry.
Your smart. reliable. solar. experience includes a no pressure energy consultation, expert solar photo-voltaic layout customized to your location, quality installation completed by our expert employees, full manufacturer’s warranty (up to 25 years) on critical solar components, completion of all paperwork from permitting to integration with your utility, and the comfort of knowing that we are a local company committed to providing reliable solar energy for your home.
Look Forward to a Great Experience
Homeowners like you are going solar every day, and reaping the benefits. Take a look at these solar success stories we’ve helped make happen.
Frequently Asked Questions About Solar for Your Home:
How exactly does going solar and a solar system itself work?
How many solar panels do I need for my home?
Roof-size/available space: When we look at the size of your roof and the space available, we gather data that tell us the maximum number of solar panels your home or site can hold and we even consider shading. We use a software “Suneye” which takes a 360 picture of your roof and we use this photo to determine if your home is a good candidate for solar.
Energy Usage: When we determine energy usage we look at your past electrical bills from over the course of a year to make sure your system isn’t too big or too small.
Your Budget: We take your budget seriously and most importantly, we want you to be satisfied with our services. We take your feedback on how much you want to spend so that we can size your system appropriately.
What is solar net-metering?
Does Duke Energy offer net-metering?
Curious about the cost of a home solar system?
When our clients ask this question, we immediately tell them about the federal tax credit that comes with going solar: it allows you to increase your tax refund, or decrease the amount of taxes you owe on your system.
The federal tax credit is currently at 26% and will remain at that number through the end of 2022, giving you plenty of time to take advantage of the savings! For example, if the total cost of you system was $22,000, when you subtract 26% you are then left with a $16,280 solar system. There is not set price for a home going solar as there are many factors that contribute to the total cost. The price of a solar home can range from $10k to $100k based on the size of your roof, energy usage, aesthetic preferences, and of course, budget.
Home Solar System
The amount of electricity that a solar energy system will produce will depend on a number of factors, including the location of the home, system design, and much more. Ideally, a home with an unobstructed south-facing view will produce more than enough energy.
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