Details Of 2018 San Marcos Solar Rebate Program

Residents of San Marcos have yet another great reason to look into installing solar panels – the City of San Marcos recently announced the plans of their solar rebate program, and believe it or not they will actually pay YOU to go solar! The new incentive is available for both home solar and commercial solar projects.

About The 2018 San Marcos Solar Rebate Program

Residents in the City of San Marcos service territory can receive an incentive worth up to $2,500 dollars to install a qualifying solar energy system on a home, and non-residential customers are eligible for an incentive up to $5,000 dollars! 

Locations eligible for the City of San Marcos Solar Rebate Incentive

The city’s territory spans across Interstate 35 in central Texas. The map below shows locations within the San Marcos service area eligible for the solar rebate (red):

$2,500 Solar Rebate For Residential Customers

An incentive of $1.00/watt-DC is offered for single-family residential solar energy system installations. Maximum rebate is $2,500 for homeowners.

$5,000 Solar Rebate For Commercial Customers

A $1.00/watt incentive is also offered for commercial customers, up to a maximum $5,000 solar rebate.

What’s The Catch On This San Marcos Solar Rebate?

Pre-approval is required in order to qualify for the solar panel rebate, and the program is open to existing San Marcos Electric Utility (SMEU) customers with an account in good standing. The rebate applicant must be both the property owner and the electric utility customer. Customer must have at least twelve months of electric usage history at the current address. Single-family homes must meet minimum energy efficiency criteria in order to qualify. Rebate is not applicable to systems less than 1 kW, or systems sized to produce more than 100% of the annual energy consumption.

You can learn more on the San Marcos Distributed Solar Generation Rebate page.

Related Reading: San Marcos, Texas Home Solar Panel Installations

Solar panels on the roof of this San Marcos home (pictured above) will help our customers produce 84% of their annual electricity needs, with just 16% power from the grid. They’ll save money for 25+ years thanks to this solar panel installation!

SMART Solar Financing Available In San Marcos!

With SMART Solar Financing from Alba Energy, going solar on your home is affordable for everyone, allowing you to save money INSTANTLY! That is, the cost of your new power bill + the monthly solar finance cost could be less than your current power bill! It’s a no-brainer!

Alba Energy is proud to be one of the leading providers of solar energy installations in Texas. With offices in Austin, Dallas, Katy, McAllen and San Antonio, our statewide footprint allows us to offer solar power across Texas at amazing prices! Contact Alba Energy today for a free estimate on the cost of going solar on your San Marcos home or business!


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