By the end of 2015, solar panels will be on more than a million homes in the U.S. In over a dozen states around the country, you can go solar with $0 down and actually save money on your electric bill — and more states are coming online regularly.
Before you call a solar installer, how do you know if you’ll be a prime candidate for benefiting from solar energy? Here are a few things to know.
Is Your State Ready to Go Solar?
Solar energy only makes financial sense for your home if solar panels can make electricity for a lower cost than what you pay a utility for electricity. Not only does a sunny climate matter, high electricity costs are essential as well.