SunPower Solutions for Homebuilders
The future of Net Zero Building
Introducing the Homebuilding Industry's leading solar solution
When it comes to new home construction, SunPower is the clear market leader. Since 2005, SunPower has been the solar of choice for America’s top homebuilders - installing more than 40,000 new home systems in 1,000 communities nationwide.
The reason for our success is simple: Our complete home solar solution offers homebuilders a powerful, efficient and easy to implement solar program designed for during and after construction - and available at no cost to the builder.
Meet SunPower® OneRoof™
Designed specifically for new homes, the OneRoof™ system integrates seamlessly with the construction process for simpler, speedier and more flexible installation than traditional solar systems.
KB Home and SunPower:
10 Years of Sustainable Partnership
KB Home and SunPower have been partners for 10 years – innovating to create programs that lower cost while building value. KB Home communities build more efficient and sustainable solar homes with SunPower, helping homeowners save over $79 million on their utility bills to date with solar. Collaboration and innovation are crucial to the success of the building industry in the coming years with new California building requirements.
Leveraging 15+ years of experience and 40,000 new home installations, SunPower® solutions are specifically designed for code compliance, cost reduction and operational excellence.
Easily meet and exceed the 2020 code requirements with our industry-leading solutions—refined for maximum results through 540,000+ residential solar installations worldwide.
We have over 100 team members dedicated to our new homes business, plus strategic partnerships with the top roofing and solar installation companies.
SunPower leads the way in residential solar - delivering record-setting technologies and innovative solutions that are as attractive as they are powerful.
With exemplary customer service and a 25-year warranty, homebuilders can rest easy knowing SunPower will take care of their homebuyers every step of the way.
Our Valued Partners
SunPower is dedicated to helping builders improve awareness of net zero initiatives—increasing the value, perception and benefits associated with solar homes.
SunPower is helping new home buyers understand the positive merits of solar + net zero initiatives, so they can live the way they want while saving money and supporting the planet.
Not all solar is created equal. SunPower produces the most powerful, efficient solar panels you can put on a roof, delivering up to 55% more energy in the same space over the first 25 years than Conventional Panels.* The result? More power from fewer panels on the roof.
- *. SunPower 400 W, 22.6% efficient, compared to a Conventional Panel on same-sized arrays (280 W multi, 17% efficient, approx. 1.64 m²), 8% more energy per watt (based on PVSim runs for avg US climate), 0.5%/yr slower degradation rate (Jordan, et. al. Robust PV Degradation Methodology and Application. PVSC 2018).
Performance You Can See
Our intuitive online tools make it easier than ever for homeowners to stay connected with their systems and watch their savings grow - including real-time energy production data.
Your Success is Our Business
Direct Solar Consultation Program: Our experts are available to speak directly with your homebuyers about the financial benefits of going solar during new home construction.
Sales Training: Instructor-led and web-based training programs help homebuilders communicate the benefits of owning a SunPower system during the home buying process.
Collaborative Marketing: Flexible marketing programs highlight the value of solar at each step of the purchasing process.
Make Home Ownership More Affordable
Whether offering solar systems as a standard feature or an optional upgrade, we'll work with you to build homes that save money and make energy. Benefits include:
- Volume pricing
- Construction efficiency
- Available rebates and incentives in select states
- Ability to roll cost into mortgage
Winning with the 2020 Mandate
In 2020, California will become the first state to require net zero energy construction on all new homes, including a mandate that all new homes include a rooftop solar component. Reach out today to learn how SunPower can help you turn this solar mandate into a powerful advantage.