Sunrun and also installer Freedom For life partner on United States residential solar development

Jan 21, 2021 04:03 PM ET
  • US solar installer Freedom Forever has partnered with residential solar as well as battery storage space leader Sunrun to integrate the firm's items right into its very own solution.
Sunrun and also installer Freedom For life partner on United States residential solar development
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Freedom Forever's sales dealers will supply Sunrun's solar as well as home battery storage space providing to customers in 20 US states for the following 3 years.

The statement comes after a fast scale-up for the setup specialist last year.

Brett Bouchy, president of Freedom Forever, claimed that Sunrun has actually been "important" to Freedom Forever's service, which has actually increased into 13 new states over the course of 2020. The business claimed earlier this month it had likewise increased its workforce by more than 65%, installing about 102MW of capability.

The prolonged partnership will strengthen Sunrun's visibility in existing markets, with a few to further expansion in future, according to a statement on the bargain.

" We are thrilled to enhance our combined efforts to fuel our expected growth right into many extra states nationwide by the end of 2021," Bouchy stated.

Derek Noble, Sunrun's vice head of state pf network sales, said the professional will certainly allow both companies to "expand together right into the future, bringing an excellent product to consumers."

Sunrun reported a 40% surge in installs in the 3rd quarter of last year, with concerning 109MW of residential solar in position matching to around 14,700 new customers, and finished the procurement of residential installer Vivant Solar last October, positioning the company in a healthy lead over the broader United States residential market. The company additionally broadened the reach of its energy storage portfolio last year. Its Brightbox residential storage space remedy, which bundles tools from suppliers, was provided in all of its key markets last year.

As well as its development in purely residential power remedies, Sunrun introduced plans in November to work with California energy Southern California Edison to accumulated house solar-plus-storage systems into a digital power plant (VPP) that might provide 5MW of grid assistance.

Lynn Jurich, president as well as founder of Sunrun, stated that the most recent handle Freedom Forever would certainly "bring more peace of mind to property owners across the United States with our industry-leading solar as well as battery solution products."

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