Solar AdvantageThinking About Solar
Thanks to recent legislation, both the state and federal government offer big incentives for homeowners and businesses that invest in solar power.
- Your system can qualify for a 30% federal income-tax credit.
- If you live in PG&E territory and are building a new home with solar, then you can take advantage of the New Solar Homes Rebate.
- If you live in Santa Clara or Palo Alto, Silicon Valley Power and City of Palo Alto Utilities offer substantial rebates as well.
- Commercial solar systems could be eligible for state rebates and may also qualify for federal and state depreciation.