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Saving Money is Simple
Our goal is to simplify the process of going solar. We’ll gather some basic information from you, design a system specific for your home or business’s needs and then go over the estimate with you remotely. If you have Wi-Fi and a phone, we’ll provide options for solar, on your schedule–not ours. And we’ll handle all of the paperwork and details for you throughout the process.
Invest in a solar energy system custom designed to support the unique energy needs of your home or business.
Control energy costs and increase the value of your home with a nationally recognized Pearl Certification report.
Hire an expert that will handle all of the paperwork, permitting, inspections, and utility connections for you.
Make Your Own Power
Solar prices have dropped more than 70% since 2009. It’s more affordable than ever and it’s giving homeowners a chance to take control of their electric bills. With utility prices on the rise, installing solar lets you lock in your rate now and avoid future increases. With convenient financing, tax credits and other state-specific incentives, you don’t need a lot of money to go solar.
Why Homeowners & Businesses Go Solar
Save Money on Utility Costs
Increase Your Home Value
Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
Control Energy Costs
The thought of going solar may seem like a big project and, in some cases, it can be, but we take care of everything, from designing your system, to permitting and installation. All that’s left for you is to sign a couple papers and start saving!
Getting Solar Really Can Be Simple
*4-6 weeks depending on local permitting agencies and utility companies.
Solar Experts Serving the Midwest and Beyond
We enjoy working with homeowners and business owners to lower their electric bills and we are going to be around for the long-term. We currently serve Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri in the Midwest.
The Simple Difference
|NABCEP Certified||✓||Highly qualified and experienced installers.||X|
|Endorsed by the U.S. Department of Energy||✓||The ONLY solar company in the mid-west endorsed as “Home Improvement Experts.”||X|
|$750.00 Referral Bonus||✓||$750.00 Referral Bonus when you send others to us that also buy a system.||X|
|Highest Google Rating||✓||Highest Google rating of 4.9 out of 5.||X|
|Lifetime Monitoring||✓||App access and customer portal provided to monitor your system for life.||X|
|25-Year Panel Performance Guarantee||✓||25-year panel performance guaranteed by the manufacturer.||X|
What Our Clients Say About Us
“I got quotes from three companies before I went with Simple Solar. They by far had the best system for less money than the other two. This was one of my best purchasing experiences I’ve ever had, bar NONE!!!”
- Project Manager
"Quick response with the quote, paper work and agreements. Fast installation and so far it's producing everything they said it would. Happy customer averaging between 50-64 kwh a day with the net metering. I'm producing more than I'm consuming."
“Was very helpful with everything. Cathy was on top of getting inspection approved and it to electric company Installers were respectful and polite. Thanks to all of the Simple Solar team with all their help going solar.”
- Project Manager
"Honesty, no sugar coating, professionalism, forward thinking, outside of the box thinking, all describe Simple Solar. I checked with at least 6 different companies. In the end, there was only one that never broke their word. Simple Solar is who you can trust, we did, and it's the best decision we've ever made.”
- Cheif Officer
“Simple Solar installed solar panels at our home last year. We have gone from $400.00 electric bills to the minimum of $35.00. This company was easy to work with, free estimates, and very professional.”
"I talked to several other companies in town, but Simple Solar made it an absolute no-brainer. Really easy choice to make after talking to them about the technology. They were super knowledgable. I was doing a ton of research and they were able to answer questions for me. They had the best financing out there. They've been around for a long time and do great work! You can rely on them to get you taken care of."
Energy Saving Insights
If you’re like most people, you’ve fallen subject to a few myths about solar power. And hey, this is understandable! Solar technology has changed drastically in recent years, and some of the things that used to be true for the panel industry aren’t true any longer.
Southwest Missouri Utility Rates – They Just Keep Going Up Southwest Missouri has historically enjoyed some of the lowest utility rates in the nation. Electricity rates in coastal areas like California and New York have been as much as 3 times Missouri’s rates over the years. This has led to a slower adoption rate for solar in […]
This guide will teach you everything you need to know about Solar Energy. It’ll answer many of the questions you’ve been wondering about solar panels, installation, and rebates or tax breaks. Best of all…it’ll explain how you can save money on your electric bill. Let’s get started. Chapter One: What is Solar Energy? The sun is the ultimate […]
Have you ever considered switching over to solar? Of course, you have. With a new story or stat coming out almost every week on the growing effectiveness of this energy source, you’d have to be crazy not to have considered it. It’s true, solar power is rapidly becoming the darling of the energy sector. The public loves it. And commercial […]
Four Ways Solar Power is Reducing Missouri’s Carbon Footprint From Branson to Joplin, the popularity of solar systems in southwest Missouri is on the rise. Most people think of solar systems as stars and planets, but here on Earth “solar system” means that a residence or business is drawing energy from the biggest star, the […]
Does my house have to face south for solar to work? The short answer is no. We can install panels on South, East, or West facing roofs. North is the only direction that we don’t want to put panels on. Why is that? Solar panels convert light into DC electricity. The sun doesn’t have to be […]
What is the Empire Electric Solar Rebate? Solar Rebate For Joplin area and SW Missouri Residents Are you thinking about going solar and your utility company is Empire Electric? If so, you’ve got a golden opportunity in front of you that won’t be here for long. Empire Electric District is offering a “once-in-a-lifetime” solar rebate […]
Solar Power: Springfield’s Best Kept Secret For the last several years, Springfield has seen an increase in population and business growth. It has become a city of opportunity and one of the reasons is its residents investing in solar power. Solar power in Springfield has become a gold mine, not just for the city, but for […]
What is the Solar Federal Tax Credit? Solar Tax Credit For Southwest Missouri Homeowners Installing a solar system on your house is a great way to take control of your finances and lock in the rate that you pay for the next 25 years plus. However, there is an initial investment required in order to buy […]
What is Net Metering? Net metering is a term that gets used a lot in the realm of solar energy and it carries with it some confusion. What exactly is it and how does it help you when installing solar panels on your home? Net metering is a process in which a utility company keeps […]