Nelnet Friends and Family, Plug Into™ Community Solar

If a friend or family member who is a Nelnet associate referred you to community solar, you can join and save on energy costs, support clean energy, and receive a $100 bill credit.1*
*Certain limitations and restrictions on receiving the $100 bill credit apply.

How It Works for You

Colorado is known for its beautiful outdoors and its residents’ passion for the environment. Joining a community solar garden is a great way to help keep Colorado colorful. At the same time, you support the production of clean, renewable energy – and you’ll save money on your annual energy costs. In addition, you:

  • Don’t have to worry about installing solar panels on your rooftop.

  • Don’t even need to own your roof (or have one).

  • Pay no upfront costs, maintenance, or insurance fees.

  • Save up to 10% on your annual energy costs.2

  • Receive a $100 bill credit with community solar when you enter your Nelnet friend or family member’s email address in the promo code field during signup.1* Be sure to ask your Nelnet referrer which email address to use.
    *Certain limitations and restrictions on receiving the $100 bill credit apply.

Sign-up is easy.

1

Search

Enter your ZIP code to see if there are any community solar gardens near you. (You must be an Xcel Energy electric customer.)

2

Subscribe

Create your account using your personal email address, confirm your eligibility, and sign up for your project. Enter the email address of the Nelnet associate who referred you in the promo code field. Be sure to ask your Nelnet referrer which email address to use.

3

Save

After your project starts producing energy, you’ll save on your annual energy costs and receive your $100 bill credit on your Nelnet Renewable Energy community solar subscription.1*
*Certain limitations and restrictions on receiving the $100 bill credit apply.

Ready to start saving money with community solar?

Plug Into Service With Nelnet Renewable Energy

Nelnet Renewable Energy

Nelnet Renewable Energy was built on the strong foundation of Nelnet’s commitment to serving our communities over the last 40 years. Our leadership and associates are committed to supporting renewable energy – and serving our communities with exceptional customer experiences. That’s our promise to you. With Nelnet Renewable Energy, you:

  • Lock in on savings on energy costs 2 – and always pay less with community solar than if you hadn’t signed up.
  • Have resources like a solar dashboard that provides information about your solar project, energy usage, and impact on the environment.
  • Work with real people here to support you and answer your questions.
  • Have a flexible contract. If you change your mind or move, notify us in advance – there are no fees to cancel.
  • Count on us to be straight with you. We’ve been around for more than 40 years because we do things the right way.

1 To qualify for this bill credit offer, the Subscriber must enter the email address provided by the Nelnet employee who referred them in the promo code during sign-up. A $100 bill credit will be applied to the Subscriber’s Nelnet Renewable Energy account. This offer is valid through 12/31/23. Certain limitations and restrictions on receiving the $100 bill credit apply. Certain limitations and restrictions on receiving the $100 bill credit apply.

2 As a community solar subscriber, you can expect to see savings of up to 10% on your electricity costs. For more on how cost savings are determined, see https://nelnetenergy.com/employee-co-disclaimers/#savings.

Nelnet Renewable Energy is in no way affiliated with the State of Colorado.

Solar is acknowledged by the Energy Department as one of several clean energy technologies, along with wind, water, geothermal, bioenergy, and nuclear.

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If you have questions or need help with the sign-up process, just give us a call. If you prefer to sign up over the phone, we can help with that, too. 844.584.3213