Brighte Selects OpenSolar Platform To Expand Access To Zero Percent Solar Financing In Australia
Integration with OpenSolar's End-to-End Solar Design and Sales Platform Continues Brighte's Strong Track Record of Providing Easy-to-Access and Affordable Finance Offerings to Accelerate Solar Uptake
SYDNEY, 22 December, 2021 – Brighte, a leading green financier on a mission to make every home sustainable, today announced that it has selected OpenSolar, the world’s fastest, most accurate and entirely free solar design and sales platform, as a new strategic partner to expand access to its zero percent interest plan. As a result, solar installers can now design, quote and provide Brighte’s zero percent finance solution for solar installations on one platform at www.opensolar.com, drastically simplifying the sales process for both vendors and customers. Brighte’s selection of OpenSolar continues the company’s strong track record of identifying and partnering with like-minded, mission-driven, industry leaders who are accelerating solar uptake by making the overall process easier and affordable for all stakeholders.
“As a digital native business, Brighte has led the pack from day one when it comes to innovation, simplification and customer centricity, both in the finance and solar sectors,” said Katherine McConnel, Brighte’s Chief Executive Officer. “Our new partnership with OpenSolar extends our reach and continues our strong track record of embracing best-in-class digital solutions that allow customers to reap the cost-saving benefits of solar power today and pay over time.”
“OpenSolar was founded to make the solar adoption process easy, accessible and affordable, and our new partnership with Brighte is yet another example of how we are accomplishing that,” said Maaike Gobel, Head of Partnerships at OpenSolar. “Our platform is entirely free to use and with options like Brighte’s zero percent financing, solar installers can offer their prospective customers with highly compelling packages using a single end-to-end resource, enabling them to scale their businesses by close deals with drastically increased efficiency.”
Brighte is on a mission to make every home sustainable by offering consumers a fast and easy way to pay for solar, battery and home improvement. Delivering on a promise to bring forward the benefits of clean energy for Australian families. Brighte has installed over 490MW of clean energy so far by providing homeowners with access to an affordable way to make their homes more comfortable and sustainable. To date, Brighte has processed over $1 billion in finance applications, assisted nearly 90,000 households and partnered with over 2,000 vendors and 7,000 sales agents across the country. In 2020, Brighte became the sixth-fastest growing technology company in Australia and secured $100 million in Series C funding which it will use to develop a new payment model to make it easier for households to buy batteries. To assist with this model Brighte has successfully obtained an energy retailers license to retail solar power. The company is headquartered in Sydney, Australia. To learn more, visit www.brighte.com.au