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Solar energy costs and benefits

Last updated 12/12/2019

Learn more about the benefits of solar energy, and find out how much you can save by installing solar on your property.

The financial benefits of solar energy

Solar delivers significant financial benefits. But just how much can you save by going solar? Learn how the economics of going solar result in more cash in your wallet.

Your Savings with Solar

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Incentives will cut your costs by 30% or more

Don't overpay for solar! Weigh your options and save.

How much does solar really cost?

Solar panel systems qualify for a number of rebates, tax credits and incentives that significantly reduce the cost of a solar energy system.

How Much Does a Solar Panel System Cost?

Rebates, Tax Breaks and Incentives Offset Your Costs

The Federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC) for Solar

How Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) Add Extra Income

Is now the right time to go solar?

Prices are falling each year, but so are some of the rebates and incentives. Find out how these forces affect the timing of your decision to go solar.

Should I Wait to Go Solar, or Buy Now?

Explore Your Solar Financing Options

Solar Power: A Retirement Investment Strategy

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FAQ: What size solar energy system should I get?

The size of your solar energy system will depend on how much electricity you use on a monthly basis, as well as the weather conditions where you live. Take a look at your past electricity bills and compare offers from licensed, pre-screened solar installers to determine the best system size for your needs.

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