One utility recently increased their rates by 50% during peak times in the summer. Solar energy systems can “shave the peak” off of this due to its production profile paralleling the peak time. Roof installations are a great way to extend the life of the roof and generate energy from unused space. This 9.3 kW system will provide around $2,000 worth of electricity annually, especially considering the peak time-of-day rates that one utility just imposed.

Shave the Peak