Going Solar Mistake #6 – Reading Your Bill Incorrectly

Many people who go solar assume they will no longer have an electric bill.

Look at your current electric bill carefully and note that you are billed for energy charges and NON-energy charges. They are clearly listed together. Reading your electric bill after going solar is different. After going solar your energy charges are cumulative and required at the end of the year. Meanwhile, you contnue to get billed for NON-energy charges. Most people miss this and only see the monthly bill for non-energy charges. All year long they are billed for a few dollars at a time thinking this is their only electric bill.

Make sure you understand how to find ALL of your energy charges on your utility bill! Download our FREE e-book to see how to read your post-solar electric bill and learn about other common mistakes homeowners make when going solar.

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