Everyone is offering “no money down,” “no out of pocket expenses,” and “we’ll reduce your monthly payments” promises. So what does “free” mean?
There are two main options to getting solar: a purchase or a lease.
You get a 30% federal tax credit if you qualify.
You can pick what panels you want.
The value of your home goes up.
You own your own power.
It's easily transferred when you sell your home.
Out of pocket expenses.
You must maintain the system.