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Solar Liberty specializes in residential, commercial, agricultural, nonprofit and utility-scale solar energy system installations plus EV chargers. It offers products from Lumin, SunPower, Tesla and others. Residential service areas extend across New York, Pennsylvania and Ohio. Commercial projects extend into a broader area, including Michigan, New Jersey and Virginia. Solar Liberty is a family-owned company.

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    • Interest rates as low as 0.99%
    • Zero-down for qualifying individuals
    • Commercial services in 17 states
    Cons
    • No warranty information available
    • No online pricing
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    Solar Liberty service areas

    Solar Liberty performs residential solar installation services across three different states:

    • New York
    • Ohio
    • Pennsylvania

    The company’s commercial area is wider, extending across 17 states:

    • Connecticut
    • Delaware
    • Illinois
    • Indiana
    • Maryland
    • Maine
    • Massachusetts
    • Michigan
    • New Hampshire
    • New Jersey
    • New York
    • Ohio
    • Pennsylvania
    • Rhode Island
    • Virginia
    • West Virginia
    • Vermont

    Note: Costs in this table are average costs for the state and do not represent specific company pricing. "Average cost after ITC” reflects the cost after receiving the full 30% solar investment tax credit (ITC). “Estimated net savings” is the average amount residents in that state will save on electricity over 25 years, including their cost of installing a solar energy system.

    Solar Liberty solar panels and equipment

    Solar Liberty does not manufacture its own equipment. The company offers equipment from the following brands:

    Solar Liberty installation

    Solar Liberty does not outline its installation process; however, most solar installers begin with a consultation. During this visit, the company usually discusses the best system for your home or business and walks you through any available financing options. Once you’ve agreed upon a system and installation plan, most solar installers will handle all designs, installations and permitting. It is important to ask whether your home or business will need an inspection before running the system. Typically, solar installation companies make those arrangements, contacting inspectors and scheduling appointments for you.

    Solar Liberty services

    In addition to installing both large- and small-scale solar energy systems for businesses, homes and farms, Solar Liberty performs EV charging station installations. The company also offers operations and maintenance packages related to solar energy systems. Some of the services included in the package are inspections, equipment grounding, inverter maintenance, wiring and more.

    Solar Liberty costs

    Solar Liberty does not mention specific pricing upfront. Residential customers can expect to pay anywhere from $14,321 to $21,960, which is the average cost nationwide for a 6-kilowatt (kW) solar energy system. The typical cost of that same system in the state of New York is $20,100. A 6-kW system costs $18,300 on average in Pennsylvania and $16,500 in Ohio.

    Financing

    You can pay for a solar energy system from Solar Liberty upfront, or you can finance it through loans and Rural Energy for America Program funding. Some borrowers may qualify for 0.99% interest and zero-down financing.

    Solar Liberty warranty

    Solar Liberty does not mention any warranties. Most solar energy systems include a 25-year warranty from the manufacturer that guarantees a certain percentage of power production. Be sure to ask Solar Liberty about any warranties that might be included with your purchase.

    Solar Liberty FAQ

    What is Solar Liberty?

    Solar Liberty is a residential, commercial, agricultural, nonprofit and utility-scale solar energy system installer. It also installs EV charging stations and offers operations and maintenance packages to those with solar energy systems.

    Where is Solar Liberty available?

    You can get a residential solar energy system from Solar Liberty in Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York. The commercial range of Solar Liberty installations is much wider and includes other states like Illinois, Massachusetts and Indiana.

    Does Solar Liberty offer storage and monitoring options?

    Solar Liberty does not mention energy monitoring; however, most major solar equipment companies provide an app that you can download to help you monitor your energy use. Ask Solar Liberty about any monitoring app access that might be included with your system.

    When was Solar Liberty founded?

    Solar Liberty was founded in 2003.

    Is Solar Liberty legit?

    Yes, Solar Liberty is a legitimate business that has been providing commercial, residential and agricultural solar installations since 2003.

    Solar Liberty Company Information

    Company Name:
    Solar Liberty
    Year Founded:
    2003
    Address:
    6500 Sheridan Drive Ste. 120
    City:
    Buffalo
    State/Province:
    NY
    Postal Code:
    14221
    Country:
    United States
    Website:
    solarliberty.com

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