Going Solar

Invest in the future with solar

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Discover the benefits of going solar from a brand you can trust

How would it feel to keep your home powered with solar energy from a brand you can count on? As one of the most trusted brands in America, ADT Solar empowers people with options for their home’s energy. We’re solar, roofing and energy efficiency experts. We’re here for you every step of the way, and for years to come. We’re passionate about bringing the many benefits of solar to your home, family and the world.

Gain peace of mind

Our solar battery backup options help protect you from fluctuating energy costs and unpredictable weather–making sure you stay powered when it’s important.

Control what’s important

We make it easy to take control of your home’s energy with leading smart home technology and solar monitoring, backed by America’s most trusted smart home and security provider.

Save your budget ― and the world

There are many potential benefits of going solar, including lowering your energy bills, reducing your carbon footprint, and taking advantage of solar incentives like the federal tax credit*.

Ready to see how much you could save with solar? Find out with our solar calculator.

Solar 101

Curious about solar energy? Find out more about solar and what it means for your home and how it’s changing the world around us.

Solar 101
Keyoka Kinzy
5 min. read time
How do solar panels work?

How do solar panels work? Well, solar panels take sunlight and turn it into reliable energy for your home. But are you wondering about the nitty gritty? From calculating peak sun hours to understanding inverters, let’s answer some tough questions and break down how solar panels churn out solar energy. How do solar panels work?…

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Solar 101
Keyoka Kinzy
6 min. read time
Do solar panels need direct sunlight?

Do solar panels need direct sunlight? While direct sunlight is the best for optimal production, solar panels are able to still produce energy in shaded areas. Whether it’s a tall building or a winter storm, solar panels should still have the capacity to generate power. If you’re really curious about your home’s ability to harness…

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Solar 101
Tara Grant
6 min. read time
How many solar panels are needed to power a house?

How many solar panels are needed to power a house? The simple answer would be that an average home needs between 20 and 24 solar panels to be fully powered by solar. However, you’ll want to get the final answer from a specialist using all the factors specific to your home. Its important to note…

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Solar 101
Tara Grant
8 min. read time
How long do solar panels really last?

If you’ve considered going solar, you may want to know if it’s a wise decision. You may also want to know, “How long do solar panels really last?” and many other things. Not only can solar energy provide you with clean solar energy for your home, but it could also help you save on your…

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