How big is my Sunscription? What does that mean for my savings?
How big is my Sunscription?
The size of your Sunscription is based on your annual historical energy use. This means that if you use more electricity, you will have a larger subscription, and if you use less electricity, you will have a smaller subscription. Most subscribers have a Sunscription sized between 80-105% of their annual historical energy use, depending on the program and state guidelines.
If you are a ComEd electricity customer and have excess Sunscription credits - or a credit amount that is greater than your total charges with ComEd – the credits will rollover and apply to charges in future months. ComEd Sunscribers are initially sized at 90% of their historical energy usage to limit the accumulation of excess credits. Excess credits rollover indefinitely until they are either used up or until the customer leaves ComEd service territory, at which point any excess credit would expire.
If you are an Ameren electricity customer and have excess Sunscription credits - or a credit amount that is greater than your total charges with Ameren – the credits will rollover and apply to charges in future months. Excess credits rollover each month until April, at which point, any remaining excess credit expires. Because solar energy production – and therefore bill credits – are lower in the winter and early spring, it is expected that very few if any Sunscriptions sized at 85% of a resident’s historical energy use would result in excess credits in the spring. Subscribers whose Sunscriptions do produce excess credits most commonly do so in the summer when there is a high amount of energy production at the Solar Garden.
How big is my solar subscription? Can subscription size be adjusted?
How big is my solar subscription? The size of your Sunscription is based on your annual historical energy use. This means that if you use more electricity, you will have a larger subscription, and if you use less electricity, you will have a smaller ...
How does my Sunscription bill credit work?
As a community solar subscriber, you receive a bill credit on your electric bill for the energy your portion of the Solar Garden produces. Your electricity service provider will apply this Sunscription bill credit directly to your Ameren or ComEd ...
How much money am I saving with my Sunscription?
Understanding Your Statements The best way to see how much you are saving at the solar garden is to compare the statements on your Sunscription Dashboard to electric utility bill. Electric Utility Bill from Xcel Energy Each month with your ...
How do my Sunscription bill credits and payments work together to save me money?
Sunscription Bill Credits on My Electric Bill: Your solar bill credits are applied directly to your electric bill. To see the credit amount and corresponding solar production period, locate your electric bill. You will find your Sunscription bill ...
What is a Sunscription Dashboard credit?
A Sunscription Dashboard credit is a credit applied directly to your Sunscription Dashboard to be used on upcoming subscription payments to US Solar. Referring subscribers to our program is a great way to acquire credits – for each person you refer ...