solar incentives



Various rebates and incentives ranging from electricity production payments to up front rebates are available in your area. Several of these programs are described below. A federal tax credit of 30% of the cost of a solar PV system is also available until 2016.

Xcel Energy Solar*Rewards

This program offers Xcel electric customers a production payment for every kilowatt hour of electricity produced, check their website for the current incentive, or learn more with a free solar assessment. Learn more at:*Rewards_-_CO

City of Ft. Collins

Fort Collins Utilities offers rebates for photovoltaic (PV) system installations. Rebates of $2 per watt, up to $6,000 for residential installations and $20,000 for commercial installations, are available to electric customers.
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United Power Renewable Incentives

This program offers United Power customers residential and small commercial incentives of $0.75/watt up to a 3 kilowatts, or a maximum of $2,250. Learn more at:

Federal Incentives

A variety of federal incentives, including the 30% Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit are available, for a summary visit: