Cost of solar keeps falling

| February 15, 2017

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Falling solar costs mean more savings for you. If you find yourself asking how much home solar panels are nowadays, the short answer is: a lot less than you think. The cost of solar panels is falling and continues to fall as more and more homeowners and businesses make the smart decision to go solar.*

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