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“Hawai‘i’s 100 percent clean energy goal requires an aggressive transformation in how energy is generated, stored, and used. The availability of an affordable home solar plus storage option allows the average Hawai‘i resident to be a part of the solution,” said Gov. Ige. “Hawai‘i is happy to partner with forward-thinking companies who are innovating and reducing the cost of living for the average resident.”
“The storage of energy produced by the sun is the next wave in rooftop solar, and it’s exciting that
With a BrightBox system, Anthony and other Hawai‘i homeowners can store excess solar power generated during the day so they have access to that power at night and can save even more on their electric bills. The homeowner stays connected to the energy grid if they need electricity beyond what their BrightBox system generates.
Home solar coupled with energy storage also provides additional benefits to the electric grid for all Hawai‘i residents—as more solar plus storage systems are installed, the state can eliminate the need for expensive backup power plants and new power lines or defer expensive energy grid upgrades helping all Hawai‘i residents save money.
“As the pioneers of solar-as-a-service,
Homeowners interested in owning their system can also buy it or finance it through other innovative options from
For more information about Sunrun BrightBox, visit Sunrun’s plans and services page here.
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