Deal Available in 84 Metro Areas Including Hundreds of Cities and Towns; the Largest Online Discount Available for SolarCity's Services
CHICAGO and SAN MATEO, Calif., May 28, 2014 -- In an effort
created the first online offer of its kind for solar power systems.
Groupon (Nasdaq:GRPN) will work with SolarCity (Nasdaq:SCTY), the nation's
largest solar power provider, to offer deals on solar systems in the Groupon
marketplace. SolarCity makes it possible for many homeowners to pay less for
solar electricity than they pay for utility power. For a limited time,
customers can benefit from additional savings with a deal from Groupon by
paying $1 for $400 off home solar power.
Groupon has more than 200,000 active deals and more than 51 million active
customers globally. The SolarCity offer is Groupon's first national deal in
the solar category and is part of their growing collection of home and auto
After purchasing today's solar deal on Groupon, homeowners will be contacted
by SolarCity to schedule a consultation. If the homeowner decides to move
forward with solar service, the discount will be applied. Homeowners can
install their solar system at no additional cost and pay only for the power.
SolarCity currently serves thousands of communities and major metropolitan
areas in 15 states.
To purchase the offer and learn more about the terms and conditions of the
deal, please visit www.groupon.com/deals/solarcity-1.
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SolarCity(R) (Nasdaq:SCTY) provides clean energy. The company has disrupted
the century-old energy industry by providing renewable electricity directly
to homeowners, businesses and government organizations for less than they
spend on utility bills. SolarCity gives customers control of their energy
costs to protect them from rising rates. The company offers solar power,
energy efficiency and electric vehicle services, and makes clean energy easy
by taking care of everything from design and permitting to monitoring and
SolarCity currently serves 15 states and signs a new customer every three
minutes. Visit the company online at www.solarcity.com and follow the
company on Facebook & Twitter.