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Tesla Solar Panel Installation Basics

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Buy and install Tesla solar panels

Here are the Tesla Solar Panel installation basics, if you like the sleek look of a Tesla solar panel but want the expertise of a SoCal trusted installer, you’ve come to the right place. Baker Electric Home Energy has everything you need for an innovative, customized Tesla Solar System.

  • Show your style
    Enjoy a minimalist aesthetic with low-profile, all-black panels that will make your roof look smart.
  • Choose performance
    High conversion Tesla solar panel efficiency and a half-cell architecture mean improved shade tolerance and more power.
  • Depend on quality
    Having passed the highest standards in testing, Tesla solar panels are built to last. Modules are certified to IEC / UL 61730 – 1, IEC / UL 61730 – 2 and IEC / UL 61215.
Module Specifications
Power ClassT420ST425ST430S
Rated Power420W425W430W
Efficiency19.3%19.6%19.8%

Cell Type: Monocrystalline
Weight: 55.8 lb
Dimensions: 82.4 in x 40.9 in x 1.57 in
Operating temperature: -40°F to +185°F

Tesla solar installation basics

Your Tesla solar panel installation will start with an in-depth consultation. We’ll cover how we size your system, your financing options, and everything you need to prepare for installation day.

Designing your system
We’ll help you decide how many solar panels you need to support your energy needs now and in the future, recommend the best setup for your home, and project your expected savings.

Now is the best time to plan for protection too. Integrate Tesla Powerwall home battery backup and guarantee security when it matters most, like during power outages. Powerwall can also power your home through the night, so you never have to rely on the grid again.

Installing your system
When you install your Tesla solar panels with Baker Electric Home Energy, you’ll never have to worry about what’s next because we’ll guide you every step of the way. Here’s how a typical installation goes.

  • On-site survey — we’ll never design and sell you a system without first visiting your home to make sure we’ve covered every detail.
  • Share the Solar Consumer Protection Guide and obtain your approval on the final system design.
  • Obtain approvals and permits from your HOA, city, county, etc.
  • Prepare for installation day — your power may be off for a few hours to one day while we install your system
  • Complete most installations within 1-3 days. Inspections will follow
  • Get permission from the Utility to turn your power on.
  • Show you how to operate and optimize your system.
  • Support any questions you have as you start enjoying your new solar life!

After installation
Your solar system will include an online monitoring system. Watch and manage your solar energy production in real time through the app.

Certified Tesla Solar System Installer

Tesla solar replacement and repair basics


Tesla solar panel owners enjoy the benefit of Tesla’s industry-leading 25-Year Panel Performance Warranty. This warranty guarantees at least 80% of nameplate power capacity for at least 25 years.

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Tesla Powerwall Certified Installer

Solar energy is a great decision for most homes in southern California, but choosing the right installer to handle your design, specification and installation can be daunting.

At Baker Home Energy, we want every customer to feel 100% confident they’ve made the right decision in choosing us as their solar partner. So we’ve created many resources to help you understand key considerations.

You already know that solar energy can help you save significantly on your energy bills. And right now, you can also save on your Tesla solar panel cost without sacrificing the expertise of a local, certified installer. Let Baker Electric Home Energy help you save money and take control of your power today

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