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Understanding Solar Credits

What Are Solar Credits and How Do They Work?

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Energy Cost Management

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When you sign up with Clearway Community Solar, you will earn solar credits every month for the energy produced by your portion of your assigned local Clearway Community Solar farm.

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These solar credits may help reduce your utility bill over time, depending on the amount of energy your home uses as well as the amount of energy produced by the solar farm at a given time.

Your Energy Usage vs. Solar Farm Production

Your home's energy usage may vary with the seasons. Similarly, solar production varies based on the amount of sunlight each day.

A graph showing the annual power usage versus the community solar productionFor illustrative purposes only.In some months, more than enough sunlight and solar energy may result in enough solar credits to offset your energy supply costs. In other months, the solar energy produced may lower, but not fully offset your energy supply costs, because your energy usage was higher, or there wasn't enough solar power produced. The program is designed for this ebb and flow in your home's usage and the solar farm's production.
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Earning Solar Credits

Every month, you will earn solar credits for the energy produced by your assigned portion of the Clearway Community Solar farm. If the value of the credits surpass the cost of your home's energy usage, then you will have offset your utility costs. Typically, this will happen over time and the savings are cumulative.

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How Do I Get the Solar Credits?

How you receive solar credits varies by region. In most regions, the solar credits are automatically applied to your utility bill. To learn how solar credits work in your area, please contact a solar specialist for a free consultation.

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