Pricing

Below are the basic program pricing and offerings of our three Installer Partners. All partners will give you the same type of proven technology and quality products and service, but each company has a unique history, focus and pricing.

Cost per installed watt (W) before incentives; System Components & Warranties

Direct Energy Solar NY State Solar Farm SolarCity
Market Price $3.95 $3.85 N/A
Solarize Tier One (1-49 systems Campaign-wide) $3.40 $3.30 Power Purchase Agreement (PPA): No cost to the homeowner; you buy the electricity produced from the panels on your roof at a lower rate than your utility charges.
Solarize Tier Two (50-99 systems) $3.30 $3.20 N/A
Solarize Tier Three (100+ systems) $3.20 $3.10 N/A
Solar Panels Kyocera 265W LG Electronics Hanwha Q-cells Trina solar (260W & 265W)
Inverter SolarEdge Line & Optimizers, Enphase Microinverters (USA) ABB PVI, SMA SB-TL ABB OUTD-US-Z-A SolarEdge
Roof Racking UniRac, Solarmount Ironridge XR100 ZEP ZS COMP
Component Attributes Reliable and durable module w/ black frame. Highly-efficient inverter with optimizers allowing each panel to produce maximum wattage. Versatile USA-made racking. EcoFasten flashing. Most powerful LG model, all black frame, high output; top inverter manufacturers. Racking system low profile & aesthetically pleasing. SolarEdge is a micro-inverter based system allowing output from each panel in the event of conditions that would decrease output of a string-based inverter system.
Warranties 10 years workmanship 10 years workmanship 20 years (i.e., term of agreement)
High-efficiency options (additional cost) LG300W panels SunPower 327W or 345W panels Same system & price as quoted above
Purchase/lease options Purchase; Green Jobs/Green NY loan & others
Lease: Kilowatt Financial
Purchase; Green Jobs/Green NY loan & others; Lease, lease-to-own: SunPower Power Purchase Agreement only