When your storage system is paired with solar, you can further extend the resiliency benefit that storage provides. Note that solar by itself does not work if there is a grid outage – when paired with storage it can continually recharge and provide energy to the home. In addition to this resiliency benefit, every homeowner […]
What about solar? Will there be solar on my roof? If so, how does it work?
Your home is part of a community that is resilient and powered with clean energy from our local utility GMP. We are currently working with GMP on a resiliency program that will provide solar on every home. This is an added benefit to you, as it means when paired with your Tesla Powerwall batteries – […]
What will it cost?
This goal of the program that is being finalized is to provide a cost-effective way to have solar with storage for resiliency. You will have a modest monthly payment for the benefit of this clean energy on your home. We will provide you with all the details before you sign your purchase agreement.
What’s my credit going to be if there’s solar on my roof?
You’re generating solar energy that will help power your home through outages by recharging your Powerwall batteries. This is a tremendously cost-effective way for you to have the comfort, safety, and convenience of staying powered up with clean energy.
I want to do my own solar, can I?
Hillside residents may not own their own solar panels; however, all of our new homes feature a resiliency package partnership with Green Mountain Power that includes solar panels. This allows the many benefits of solar power and net metering without the hassle and cost of solar panel ownership.
Can I install solar on my own post-closing?
The resiliency package which includes solar plus storage will be a standard offer included in all homes so installing after will not be necessary.