Learn from solar customers near you.
See who has solar in your area.
You might be surprised.
Learn from your friends and neighbors.
Buy or lease with confidence.
Got solar? Share your story.
Inspire your friends.
How It Works
Curious about solar?
With plummeting costs, solar is booming in the US. Pretty Visible shows you what's going on with solar in your neighborhood.
- Get a bird's eye view.
- See every solar home in your area on our unique solar map.
- Survey the market.
- View and filter by installer, cost, installation date and system size.
- See what's new.
- Follow the latest solar installs and discussion in your community.
Serious about solar?
Finding the right solution can be daunting. Pretty Visible helps by connecting you to info and advice from solar customers near you.
- Go beyond the quote.
- Read real customer stories to find the option that's right for you.
- Make a connection.
- Contact neighbors on the map to ask questions and get advice.
- Keep up with the trends.
- Understand the latest financing and technology options near you.
Connect your solar monitor and smart
meter to track and share your stats.
Tired of manually comparing your utility bills with your solar monitor graphs to figure out how well solar is working?
Pretty Visible lets you easily compare the energy you use from the grid with the solar energy you generate, in beautiful, near-real-time graphs.
- Track and share how much of your energy comes from the sun.
- Learn when you use the most energy to find new ways to save.
- Get emails and alerts about your energy use (coming soon).
Add your story to the map to inspire your
friends and neighbors to go solar.
Seeing and hearing solar success stories from friends and neighbors motivates homeowners to go solar.
You may have already helped motivate a few people you know. Pretty Visible lets you now put your story on the map for everyone to see.
- Like your installer? Saving money? Let your neighbors know.
- Demystify the process by sharing your experience end-to-end.
- Get your own solar profile page that you can send to your friends.
Join your fellow solar homeowners to
discover and share great advice.
Can I go solar if my electricity bill is low? Ever heard of this installer? Do I have to clean my solar panels?
Solar shoppers have questions. The solar community has answers. Join in to meet your solar neighbors and help the solar community grow.
- Ask and answer questions from your neighbors about solar.
- Compare and discuss your solar stats with nearby owners.
- Cheer on your solar friends and get your solar geek on.
Who We Are
Pretty Visible is a new, independent resource and online community for solar customers.
We were founded in 2014 with the mission of increasing solar awareness
and adoption by making it easy for homeowners to see proof of solar
at work all around them. We're helping the fast growing community of happy solar customers inspire
millions more to join them and connecting those new customers with installers they can trust.
Pretty Visible Energy Awareness Tool
Solar homeowners: connect your solar monitor and utility smart meter to Pretty Visible to track and
share your real-time production / consumption stats. No hardware required and it's free.
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Learn the times of day you use the most energy.
Monitor how much of your electricity is powered by the sun.
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