Solar Tax Incentives

Solar Tax Incentives Near Myrtle Beach, Charleston, Bluffton

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Discover the programs that make solar energy even more afforable

Investing in solar energy is not only good for the environment, but it's also good for your wallet. On top of providing you with your own energy source, there are several tax incentives and rebates that you can claim when you make the switch to solar.

Carolina Energy Conservation's knowledgeable staff can help you determine which tax incentives make the most sense for your solar project. Below, we have compiled a list of the most common incentives and rebates in South Carolina.

Interested in starting a solar energy project or learning more? Schedule a free quote with Carolina Energy Conservation today in Eastern SC!

The many solar tax incentives in South Carolina

  • South Carolina State Solar Tax Credit: When you install solar panels in South Carolina, you are eligible to receive a one-time 25% tax credit. You can elect to receive this benefit in a number of ways; either as this 25% credit with no expiration, as 50% of your South Carolina state tax liability, or $3,500 a year for up to ten years - whichever is cheapest.

Incentives from Utilities Companies

  • Duke Energy Carolinas: Duke Energy Carolinas offers a cash rebate for solar panel installation. This rebate pays out $1.00 per watt of DC solar panel capacity for both homes and businesses. You will also receive net metering, crediting you for any extra electricity you add to the grid. This is offered at the full retail electricity rate.
  • Santee Cooper: This energy company offers a $1.60 per watt rebate for the installation of solar panels, which can be applied directly to your energy bill. Keep in mind that this rebate is capped at a total of $9,600. You will also receive net-metering for energy put back into the grid at a fixed price of about 3.8 cents per kilowatt.

Working with a professional will get you the best deal

When you choose an expert like Carolina Energy Conservation for your solar energy needs, you can rest easy knowing you have a properly installed system working at its maximum capacity. You also have a friend to call if something goes awry in the future. Carolina Energy Conservation is dedicated to offering top-quality solar panels, solar attic fans, solar water heaters and more to help homeowners make the most of their homes.

Ready to get started on solar energy and apply for the rebates that will work best for you? Call Carolina Energy Conservation at 1-855-410-0662 or contact us online to schedule a free quote! We offer our energy services to homeowners in Myrtle Beach, Charleston, Bluffton and throughout the nearby cities and towns.

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