Solar Lending

Solar Lending

Residential Solar Financing

For a cleaner tomorrow

Harness the Power of the Sun

Install solar and claim the 26% Federal Tax Credit!

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The immediate reduction in monthly electricity spending can be enough to cover all, or most, of the solar loan payment.

greenpenny Features

Swap your monthly utility bill for a monthly solar payment.

  • Finance up to 100% of your new solar electric system with no money down
  • Borrow up to $50,000
  • Fixed interest rates – so you’re protected from an increase in payment costs
  • No prepayment penalty
  • No hassle, automatic payments
  • Apply online in minutes!

For Residential Solar Installation Contractors, click here to download our Residential Solar Financing PDF.

Solar Financing Options (choose 1 or both)

Solar Tax Credit Option

Up to 15-month fixed solar loan at 4.45% APR*
This covers your eligible project cost up to 26% solar tax credit.
For details, see Section 48D federal income tax credit for residential solar electric systems or consult your tax advisor.

Residential Solar Loan Option

Up to 12-year fixed rate solar loan at 4.45% APR*
This finances the remaining 74% of your solar project cost.

To find out more about Solar Financing Options, Contact Us or give us a call at 888-GPENNY0 (888-473-6690).

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Lending Tips

  • Get pre-approved with greenpenny so you know how much to borrow. It’s that easy.
  • Set aside 10-15 minutes to complete your online loan application.
  • You will need to provide the following for each applicant: date of birth, a U.S. social security number, valid form of photo ID such as driver’s license, passport, military, or state ID.

Learn How to Apply

*Financing must be used for qualifying clean energy projects related to solar system installations. APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Rates shown are the lowest possible rates for qualified buyers and are contingent on auto-pay from a qualifying deposit account. If no auto-pay, lowest APR is 4.95%. Rates may change dependent on credit qualifications and underwriting factors. Subject to credit approval and program qualifications. As an example, for a $20,000 solar project with 100% financing, 26% of the project or $5,200 could be borrowed at 4.45% APR for 15 months for a single payment of $5,496.88; the 12-year loan for the remaining 74% of the project, or $14,800, at 4.45% APR has 144 monthly payments of $132.84 a month. Standard offering includes a $50 loan origination fee. Our solar lending program is only available in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri and Wisconsin.

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