Star One offers financing for the purchase and installation of solar energy systems for your home.
Best solar loan rates:
as low as 2.99% APR1
Star One solar loan rates are among the best solar loan rates around. Competitive fixed rates are offered on all solar loans.
Fast loan approvals
Receive a loan decision within minutes.
Loans up to $100,000
Star One offers loans that are designed to cover your entire project.
By offering up to 100% financing with no money down, our solar loans allow you to swap your monthly electric bill for a monthly loan payment on a solar electric system—one which you would own at the end of the loan repayment period.
Take advantage of the federal investment tax credit
When you take out a solar loan, you may be eligible for the federal investment tax credit*. This is worth 26% of total system costs—a substantial savings.
If you choose to apply the ITC, or any lump sum, to your solar loan, you can retain your same interest rate, keep your original loan term, and lower monthly payments at no cost.
Solar Loan Interest Rates
Annual Percentage Rate Range
Monthly payment: $6.94 - $7.91 per $1,000, Fixed rate, 15 years maximum term
Solar panel financing for investment properties
Star One can finance a solar-powered energy system for your investment or rental property, up to four units, in addition to your primary residence or second home.
Solar loan refinance
If you have an existing solar loan with another lender, you can refinance with Star One at no cost to take advantage of Star One's low rates and excellent member service. The term available for a refinance may be determined by the remaining term of the solar equipment warranty.
How solar financing works
You line up your solar installer and then apply for your loan online, or you can get pre-approved. Upon approval, you upload income documentation, a copy of the solar installment contract plus other required documentation. Star One will work with you and the installer to fund your solar loan upon confirmation of installation.
1. Your Annual Percentage Rate (APR) may be higher based on credit qualifications. The range of APR is 2.99% to 4.99%. A sample payment on a 180-month loan at 2.99% APR is $6.94 per thousand financed, and a sample payment on a 180-month loan at 4.99% is $7.91 per thousand financed. Promotional rates are valid through June 30th, 2022. Rates are current as of May 16, 2022 and are subject to change without notice.
*Consult your tax professional. The 26% ITC will go down to 22% in 2023, and possibly eliminated completely after 2023.