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Applying for the Solar Tax Credit is as Easy as 123!

Applying for the Solar Tax Credit doesn’t need to be hard! If you’re considering a new solar system, you’ve probably heard about the federal solar tax credit, also known as the Investment Tax Credit (ITC). The Federal ITC makes solar more affordable for homeowners and businesses by granting a dollar-for-dollar tax reduction equal to 26% [...]

By |2021-04-15T03:36:25-06:00February 4th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Invest in Solar Panels While the Solar Tax Credit is Still High

Congress has passed, and the President has signed, the new appropriation bill into law that also extended the 26% Investment Tax Credit (ITC) through the end of 2022. The Federal ITC has been in place since 2005 and has played a major role in the adoption of solar energy across the country. The credit has [...]

By |2021-04-15T03:38:47-06:00January 21st, 2021|News|0 Comments

2020 Federal Earned Income Tax Credit (ITC)

The federal earned income tax credit ITC has been in place since 2005 and has played a major roll in the adoption of solar energy across the country. The credit has allowed homeowners and commercial entities to deduct a significant portion of the cost of their solar system installation from their income taxes, which made [...]

By |2020-11-30T11:31:27-07:00November 2nd, 2020|Information, News|0 Comments

Financing a Solar Photovoltaic System

With financing, like with the Solar Photovoltaic system itself, their is no one size fits all.  The financing package that you pick is custom designed to meet your needs, your expectations, and perhaps your equity position in your home. In general, solar financing falls into 3 basic categories: 100% of the cost wrapped into your [...]

By |2020-11-30T11:31:27-07:00August 2nd, 2020|Information, News|0 Comments

Is solar photovoltaic a good idea in high wind areas, or should we build a wind generator instead?

The Bahamas, right smack dab in the middle of hurricane alley, are building multiple micro grids with solar photovoltaic panels to power the island and keep it powered up even after the next Cat 5 -180 mph storm hits the islands.  That’s because the solar panels are built to withstand the impact force of items [...]

By |2020-11-30T11:31:27-07:00March 4th, 2020|Breaking News, Information, News|0 Comments

Colorado Ranks 12th Among States in Q2 PV Update

In the first half of 2016, solar accounted for 26% of all new electric generating capacity brought on-line in the U.S. The new U.S. Solar Market Insight report shows the market growing 43% year-over-year with 2,051 MW of solar photovoltaics installed in Q2 2016 in the U.S. According to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries [...]

By |2020-10-28T16:17:15-06:00February 4th, 2020|Information, News|0 Comments

The Colorado Sierra Club + ARE Solar

ARE Solar is proud to support the Colorado Sierra Club and their efforts to push Colorado towards 100% clean energy.  The #ReadyFor100 campaign urges Colorado citizens, businesses, and politicians to make the switch from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources like solar and wind to power our state.  With cities like Denver, Boulder, Pueblo and [...]

By |2020-11-30T11:31:27-07:00July 3rd, 2018|Information, News|0 Comments
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