Bay Area SunShares

Simple. Affordable. Together.

The City of Emeryville is excited to announce that SunShares is back again this year!

If you’ve ever thought about installing solar or buying an electric vehicle but don’t know where to start, SunShares is here to help!

SunShares is a renewable energy program making it easier and more affordable for Bay Area residents to go solar or purchase an electric vehicle. SunShares offers discounts, free workshops and helps renters learn more about their clean energy options. Plus, you can still take advantage of the 30% Federal Tax Credit.

To sign up for more information, please visit:

How SunShares works – Register by November 15th to receive:

15% Discount Off Solar:  SunShares pools the group buying power of cities and businesses to get discounted pricing from solar companies and EV dealerships.

Pre-vetted Solar Providers: PetersenDean, SkyTech Solar and Solar Technolgies were selected to offer high quality, discounted solar installation. Sign a solar contract by December 31st, 2018 to move forward with solar installation.

EV Discount Code: To see the deals and to receive your discount code, visit by November 15th.

Third Party Technical Advice and EducationWorkshops and webinars are held to help residents/employees understand the basics of solar, electric vehicles, financing options, options as a renter and answer questions.

Register by November 15th to receive a no-cost, no-obligation solar proposal outlining what solar will look like on your rooftop and financing options.

Program Timeline

  • Sign up before November 15th! New workshops are coming soon. 

For More Info & to Register

To register for the program, please visit or email Nancy Humphrey, Environmental Programs Supervisor or call (510) 596-3728.

Interested in Learning More About Solar?

Visit the City's Energy Resources page to learn more!