Pensacola resident, Phil Ehr, proudly gestures to his new solar array on the front of his home.
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Residential Solar Energy

We specialize in residential solar installations and we're here to get your project done right.

Going solar is one of the best investments you can make, and residential solar power systems provide a tangible return for many years to come.

Installing a solar power system reduces your monthly electric bill, adds value to your home, and helps to keep our environment healthy. Plus, you can take advantage of a 30% Federal Tax Credit now through December 31st, 2032.

Contact SunFarm Energy today to discuss a custom-fit solar photovoltaic (PV) power system for your home with turnkey installation. Whether you’re purchasing your new system directly or exploring one of our preferred financing opportunities including zero-down and low-interest options, we can help you save money from day one.

Get started with a quote and see what solar looks like on your home!

Residential Solar Incentives

The federal Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit (ITC) program allows taxpayers to claim a 30% Federal Tax Credit for the gross cost of their solar PV system now through December 31st, 2032.

SunFarm Energy is also proud to offer a military discount. Thank you for your service!

Residential Solar Product Options

The Hughes Family solar array from above in this residential case study

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems

SunFarm Energy has installed over 360 solar PV systems across the Gulf Coast over the past 10 years. We specialize in residential solar PV for your home.

We offer a variety of products for your solar PV system with panels available from Q-Cells, Tesla, and more. In addition, we’re proud to offer Enphase microinverters and premium racking solutions from Unirac.

Tesla Solar Roof

Don’t love the look of traditional solar panels? Then Tesla Solar Roof is the solution for you.

With building-integrated solar PV from Tesla Solar Roof, you can enjoy a beautiful roof with all the benefits of renewable energy.

Learn more.

Note: Tesla Solar Roof does not currently qualify for the renewable energy tax credit at this time.

Plus, Tesla Solar Roof can even increase your roof’s solar capacity when compared to traditional solar panels.

Tesla Solar Roof pays for itself over time with solar PV built right in.

Battery Back-Up

Adding a solar + storage solution is the next step towards true energy independence and peace of mind.

Installing a battery storage system with your solar array can help reduce your monthly electric bill, add value to your home, and give you peace of mind in the event of a power outage.

SunFarm Energy offers a variety of battery storage products for our customers including Tesla Powerwall, Enphase Ensemble, and off-grid solutions with Sol-Ark. Learn more.

Solar Thermal

SunFarm Energy offers Solar Thermal options with Heliocol Pool Heating solutions. These systems allow you to capture the radiated heat from the sun on your roof and use it to heat your hot water, outdoor pool, or spa. Even better, you can extend your pool season every year, and even cool your pool’s water at night during the hot summer months.

Note: While Solar PV & Thermal Hot Water heating solutions qualify for the 26% Federal Tax credit, thermal pool heating solutions do not.

EV Charging

SunFarm Energy is the Tesla partner in Northwest Florida and Alabama for all Tesla EV charging needs. Did you recently purchase a Tesla vehicle and need to install a charger at your home? We are here to help. Give us a call today at 850-472-0341 to speak with one of our Energy Consultants.

Interested in powering your current EV with a solar PV system? Check out our calculator to get started.

Solar Evaluation Reports

SunFarm Energy is proud to provide a Solar Evaluation Report for existing systems.

Whether your array was installed by SunFarm Energy or another business. Learn more and request your Solar Evaluation Report today.

Dedicated Service Department

At SunFarm Energy we maintain a dedicated service department to assist with all your solar needs. Whether you’re having issues with system reporting, need uninstall/reinstall services, or just have questions about your system, we’re here to help.

Our Solar Service Specialists are standing by to assist with troubleshooting and dispatching service crews if needed. Plus, we keep an eye on your system monitoring to make sure everything is running smoothly. We even assist customers who installed solar with a different company and we’ve completed hundreds of uninstall/reinstall jobs on homes across the Florida Panhandle.

Warranty Information

All SunFarm Energy installations are backed by a 30-year comprehensive, third-party, industry-leading warranty.  Find peace of mind knowing your system is protected for generations and backed by an A-rated insurance company with specific experience in the solar industry.

30-Year Coverage Includes:

  • Complete System Protection: Coverage on system components including panels, inverters, optimizers, and racking.
  • Parts & Labor:  No hidden fees or surprise labor expenses.
  • Transferable Ownership: Easily transfer from homeowner to homeowner with no fee.
  • Roof Penetrations: With an included workmanship warranty, you’re protected from any costly penetrations from the environment.

Financing for Residential Solar Projects

SunFarm Energy offers financing solutions tailored for the average residential client, including zero down and low interest rate options. These non-equities-based solar loans are intended for customers seeking financing for renewable energy projects, including solar, where credits, rebates and/or incentives are available.

Qualifying renewable energy projects may be paired with other general home improvements, including roofing, window, energy efficiency solutions, garages and much more. To learn more, give us a call at 850-472-0341, or send us an email at

Residential Case Studies

Get a better understanding of how Solar Energy can benefit you. Check out some case studies from SunFarm Energy for residential projects.

Your Guide to the Solar Investment Tax Credit

There are plenty of incentives to help you make the switch to solar power, but the federal solar investment tax credit is perhaps the most important of them all. This program has been helping folks make the switch to solar for over 15 years and it’s a great way to jump-start your solar power project….

Cleaning your solar panels

The Truth About Cleaning Your Solar Panels

Happy Spring! It’s that time of year in Northwest Florida where we start to see pollen on everything: cars, driveways, windows, and just about every surface you can imagine. That also means your solar power system might be looking a little dusty these days. But should you be cleaning your solar panels? Is cleaning my…

Living the Solar Lifestyle - SF Energy Testimonial

Living the Solar Lifestyle

For Air Force Imagery Analyst, Eric Gruner, there’s nothing better than living the solar lifestyle. “When I moved down here, my Dad told me I’d be silly not to do it,” says Eric. Thanks to SunFarm Energy, he’s ready to start soaking up the Navarre sunshine with his 9.5 kW system. Eric says his lifestyle…

Weathering the Storm – Self Sufficiently

For retirees Bill and Barb Troendle, self-sufficiency is key. “We don’t want to rely on anybody. We like the idea of not having a power company tell us what we can do or how much we have to pay.” With solar and storage, they found their solution. If you live in Pensacola, you might recognize…

Troy has a gorgeous south-facing solar array at his home in Navarre Florida.

Residential Case Study – The Norton Family

In the summer of 2020, we sat down with our client, Troy Nortion, to talk about his experience switching to solar PV at his home in Navarre, Florida. *This Residential Case Study interview has been edited for length and clarity What was life like before you had your solar solution? I have a pool that…

Solar Power: A Modern Solution for @ModernDad

Solar Power: A Modern Solution for @ModernDad

For a jack of all trades like Phil Nickinson, the latest technology trends are always at the forefront. So how does a technology guru make the switch to solar? He does his research of course! As the face behind the popular blog, Modern Dad, Phil has had his ear to the ground for years on…

Helen and John Caffrey stand in front of their property in Gulf Breeze

A Sustainable Oasis – The Caffrey’s Story

For Helen and John Caffrey, installing solar was more than a financial investment, it was a commitment to sustainability. “We think that there is a lot that we can do that can be sustainable,” said Helen. This past fall, we sat down with the Caffrey’s to talk about their journey switching to solar with SunFarm…

Hughes Home in Navarre Florida

Residential Case Study – The Hughes Family

In the summer of 2020, we sat down with our client, Jeremy Hughes, to talk about his experience switching to solar PV at his home in Navarre, Florida. *This Residential Case Study interview has been edited for length and clarity Can you describe your lifestyle before you installed solar? We were on Energy Select with…