Safe Harbor: Claiming an “Early” Tax Credit for Commercial Solar

Posted on April 01, 2020, by All Energy

By 2022, the federal investment tax credit (ITC) for installing a home solar system, a real help in paying for residential solar, is coming to an end.

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Paying for Solar: Utilities Can Help

Posted on March 30, 2020, by All Energy

Along with public-sector initiatives like tax credits, some energy utilities offer or participate in programs that help solar customers offset the costs of installation.

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Infographic: The Solar Investment Tax Credit: What You Need to Know

Posted on March 24, 2020, by All Energy

There’s no doubt about it: setting up a solar power system, whether it’s going to be running in a residential or a commercial setting, is a serious investment.

Many people choose solar in the first place because—along with helping create a cleaner environment—they’re aiming to cut their monthly expenditures for energy, and with solar you can significantly reduce or even eliminate your electric bill.

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How Do I Claim the Federal Tax Credit for My Solar System?

Posted on March 18, 2020, by All Energy

Uncle Sam allows you to claim a credit of 26 percent of the expense of a residential or commercial solar power system installed in 2020 on your 2020 federal taxes.

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Tax Credits for Solar: The ITC Story

Posted on March 10, 2020, by All Energy

The tax credits that you can take advantage of when you install a solar system are basically a legacy of the “energy crisis” of the 1970s.

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eBook: Solar Tax Incentives Explained

Posted on March 05, 2020, by All Energy

There’s no doubt about it: setting up a solar power system, whether it’s going to be running in a residential or a commercial setting, is a serious investment.

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Paying for Solar: How Uncle Sam, States, and Cities Can Help

Posted on February 28, 2020, by All Energy

Solar is a major financial investment—but there are ways to pare down costs. One major strategy is to check out what the public sector has to offer.

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Infographic: 6 Solar Shopping Tips

Posted on February 24, 2020, by All Energy

Solar can offer big benefits—to your pocketbook and to the planet. But is it right for you? And if it is, how do you choose the best provider/installer and tailor the system to your home and your energy needs? Here are some tips for making the power of the sun work for you.

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What Size Home Solar Installation Is Right For You?

Posted on February 20, 2020, by All Energy

No doubt about it—going solar is a big investment. One of the first and most important questions you’ll have is—how big should my installation be? How many kilowatts of sun power, and how many panels?

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Off-Grid? Grid-Tied? How to Decide

Posted on February 18, 2020, by All Energy

While many potential solar-energy users have dreams of being “off the grid,” the fact is that the majority of solar setups are actually partnerships between the sun and your electrical utility.

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