Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I use PowerScout?

Five good reasons.

  1. Instant Solar Savings Calculator. We have created an instant Solar Savings Calculator that analyzes data about your home, including satellite images of your roof, to instantly provide you with an assessment of whether solar is right for you and how much you could save by making the switch. No guesswork!
  2. You’ll get a great deal. Once you figure out how much you could save by going solar, we connect you with up to 4 curated solar installers who compete for your business. When installers compete you are guaranteed to get a great deal. We’ve designed it this way to make going solar with PowerScout a no-brainer.
  3. You will be working with a trusted technology company (that’s us!). We’ve combined 40+ years of business experience with 25 years of solar savvy to create a trusted online solar quote comparison tool. We only work with the finest installers and financial providers — even the U.S. Department of Energy is behind us — to give you the best, most affordable, solar experience.
  4. Your solar installation will be top-notch. The providers you’ll access through PowerScout have gone through a rigorous 30-point checklist to guarantee the finest installation. We also provide workmanship warranties and energy production guarantees.
  5. It is FREE for you to use: Nothing. Nada. Zilch. It won’t cost you anything to use our service. Our carefully selected finance and installation partners pay a fee to be connected with customers like you. And since we charge these organizations dramatically less than they’re used to paying for sales and marketing, you get a great deal on your solar system.