How to Get Alaska Solar Panels in 6 Steps

Every homeowner’s solar journey looks different. Here’s what a typical Sunnova customer in Alaska can expect.

Get Solar in Alaska Step 1

Fill out our quick & easy solar quote form. A Sunnova rep will reach out and match you with a solar expert to discuss your energy needs, assess your home and generate an initial design and energy savings analysis.

Get Solar in Alaska Step 2

Sunnova will walk you through your solar energy plan to ensure you are satisfied with the terms before you sign.

Get Solar in Alaska Step 3

Our in-house engineering team will review your home solar design and may adjust to ensure it meets our high standards of quality and performance.

Get Solar in Alaska Step 4

Once finalized, your local solar installer will take care of all necessary permits and paperwork and schedule your solar installation.

Get Solar in Alaska Step 5

Your city and/or utility will do a final inspection and grant Permission to Operate (PTO) to connect your system to the grid.

Get Solar in Alaska Step 6

Your Sunnova solar system is now “in service”. You can count on us to keep it functioning optimally for 25 years1 with support from our national network of service technicians.


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Alaska Solar by the Numbers

Why should you get Alaska solar? Here are some quick stats:




According to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA):*

  • 47% price decline of solar in the last 10 years
  • Enough solar installed to power 3.5K+ homes


Alaska Solar Incentives

Alaska has solar incentives and initiatives designed to make solar power more accessible and affordable, including:

Texas Solar Buybacks

“Net Metering” in Alaska

Since 2010, Alaskan homeowners have been able to sell back the excess electricity generated from their solar system at the utility’s avoided cost rate.

Solar Energy Sales Tax Exemption

Federal Solar Tax Credit

Not only can you get an Alaska solar system for $0 down from Sunnova, but if you own your system, you could also be eligible to claim up to 30% of your installed system’s cost on your federal taxes.*

The availability and specifics of Alaska solar incentives can change, and there might be additional programs introduced in the future. Sunnova does not provide tax advice, so before making any decisions, it's advisable to reach out to your tax advisor or the state government's official websites for the most up-to-date information on home solar incentives in Alaska.

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Solar Financing in Alaska

With Sunnova, Alaskans can customize an energy payment plan that best meets their household’s needs.

Easy Own Plan™

Steady monthly payments to own your home solar system and battery equipment.

Pay a predictable monthly payment

Own your system and receive up to 100% of the available incentives


System Ownership

Easy Own Plan™

Steady monthly payments to own your battery equipment.

Pay a predictable monthly payment

Own your system and receive up to 100% of the available incentives


System Ownership

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, your Alaska solar system will still capture and convert light into electricity during rainy, snowy or cloudy weather — however, you can expect solar production to be lower. So, if you live in an area that gets a lot of rain, snow or has overcast days throughout the year, don’t rule out solar power.

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Yes, when you first fill out your application, Sunnova will perform a soft credit check to help verify your identity and determine your eligibility for a Alaska solar energy plan. This soft inquiry won’t impact your credit score. However, if you’re applying for a solar loan, your soft inquiry will convert to a hard inquiry within 30 days of the sale.

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You can monitor your Alaska solar panel production in your MySunnova customer portal. Keep in mind that your production data is delayed approximately 24 hours. In addition, as part of your Sunnova solar energy plan, we’ll proactively monitor your system 24/7 and alert you to any issues as necessary.

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