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$4,500 Dollar Solar Rebate NOW AVAILABLE!

03 May 2017

Posted in General, Residential by Alba Energy

Interested in saving money on home energy bills with a solar panel installation in Katy, Texas? You should know that a solar power system can generate thousands of dollars worth of electricity AND the federal government offers a 30% tax credit for making the switch to solar! Plus, Alba Energy is currently offering a special rebate for new customers in Katy, worth up to $4,500 dollars!

What You Should Know About Going Solar In Katy

How Solar Works

Photovoltaic (PV) solar panels absorb energy from the sun and make direct current (DC) electricity. An inverter changes this DC electricity into alternating current (AC) electricity, which is what homes in Katy use. The inverter is connected to your utility meter and makes a connection with the local power grid from ONCOR.

System Lifespan & Warranty

Today’s solar panels come with a 25-year manufacturer’s warranty, with an expected lifespan of 30-40 years. Believe it or not, solar panels don’t require a whole lot of maintenance. However, you’ll want to make sure your installation of panels has full access to light and stays relatively clean (no dust, dirt, sand, pollen, etc.) to keep your system functioning at full capacity for as long as possible.

Related Reading: How Long Do Solar Panels Really Last?


Net Metering & Reimbursement

Net metering is the process by which the local power company credits or reimburses you for any extra electricity that your solar panels generate but do not use. This excess energy is sent back into the grid through your meter, getting sold to CenterPoint or another service provider.
Solar panels do not produce electricity at night, so you will purchase any energy that you need straight from the grid.

Rebates & Incentives

Many electric utilities across America offer Solar Rebates & Incentives as financial encouragement for their customers to adopt the technology.
While CenterPoint no longer offers their own solar rebate, Alba Energy recently announced a rebate program designed for homeowners in Katy. A one-time rebate of up to $4,500 is now available for new customers who sign up to go solar on their homes! Visit the Solar Rebates & Incentives in Texas page to learn more.

Ready To SAVE MONEY With Solar In Katy?!

With offices across the state, Alba Energy specializes in the design, engineering and installation of exceptional quality commercial and beautiful residential solar systems in Texas. Learn more about a solar solution for your home or business by calling 800-238-3112 or signing up for a FREE solar consultation today!

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