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Financing your solar panel system

Last updated 7/15/2020

There are affordable solar financing options for every budget. Whether you want to maximize your financial returns or find an easy solar solution to save money and help the environment, there is a financing option that works for you.

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Should you buy or lease your solar panels?

Your financial goals will help you decide whether you should buy your solar panel system or lease it. Learn about the practical differences between buying and leasing your solar panels.

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Your solar financing options

The large number of flexible financing options makes it easier than ever to go solar. Learn more about the options available to you.

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Finding the right financing provider for your solar panel system is easy. Our extensive database includes profiles, ratings and reviews of solar financing companies.

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Solar is affordable – Choose the right financing solution for you

If you are ready to go solar, you need to understand how your financing decisions will impact your returns. EnergySage has information about the benefits of every solar financing option.

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FAQ: Should I install solar panels on a tracking system?

A tracking system will maximize the production of your solar panels, but will require a substantial additional investment and additional maintenance. Compare your options to determine if the added kWh production is sufficient to justify the cost of purchasing and maintaining it.

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