Nevada’s Solar Incentives Make It Easy to Go Solar with Sunrun
Nevada ranks #5 in the state for solar capacity, and with good reason—it’s got plenty of sun to go around, plus some attractive solar tax credits and rebates to get started.1 Not only can we help you make sense of Nevada solar incentives, we’re here to help you take advantage of them all so you can maximize your savings.
NV Energy South RenewableGenerations Rebate
Nevada wants to reward households for using renewable energy and maximizing energy efficiency. To help reach Nevada’s goal of 250 megawatts of installed solar capacity, NV Energy is offering the RenewableGenerations solar rebate program, or SolarGenerations, to homeowners that go solar across the state. Through this program, home solar systems that generate up to 25 kilowatts of electricity could earn NV Energy South customers $0.20 per watt back on their system.
Sunrun also participates in SolarGeneration’s low income program, calculated as 80% of area median income. That means qualifying solar system owners could get $0.45 per watt on their systems. Because when we say we believe in solar for all, we mean it.
Nevada Solar Incentives, Rebates, & Tax Credits
|Solar Savings Types
||Value of Savings
|Federal Solar Tax Credit (ITC)
||30% of the total system cost
|NV Energy SolarGeneration
||$0.15 per Watt
**Customer’s ability to monetize rebates, incentives and tax credits depends on several factors, including, without limitation, continued state subsidization of these policies, the applicable Sunrun product type, and whether a customer purchases or leases a solar system from Sunrun.
Solar Access Laws are on Your Side
Nevada believes that everyone has the right to go solar, and we couldn’t agree more. That’s why it has solar access laws in place that protect homeowners’ ability to install home solar systems on their property. Without these protections, unreasonable restrictions to your ability to install solar energy systems can can significantly decrease the efficiency or performance of the system.4
Federal Solar Tax Credit
Buying a home solar system also qualifies you for the 30% Federal Solar Tax Credit, or ITC.5 Add that to the state incentives you could get from the SolarGenerations program and the savings just keep adding up.* However, ITC credits will begin stepping down from 30% at the end of 2019. The tax credit for systems in service after 12/31/19 will drop to 26%. After 12/31/20, it’ll drop even further to 22%. That’s why the time to go solar is now. But not to worry—we can help you maximize on all the solar savings available to you.
Own Your System and Cash In on Nevada Solar Rebates and Tax Credits
Our BrightBuy™ and BrightAdvantage™ plans give you the chance to buy your own solar system outright or through a hassle-free loan. We’ll create a customized agreement based on your individual needs. You’ll also get a free, custom solar design that meets the unique needs of your home and lifestyle. We only partner with the top solar installers in your area to ensure you enjoy the highest quality solar installation available.
Whichever one you choose, we’ll help you take advantage of all the Nevada solar power incentives available to you. We’ll even handle the paperwork. All you have to do is sit back and soak up the savings.
See why other customers have chosen to go solar with Sunrun, one of the most trusted home solar companies in Nevada. Want to see how much you could save? Get your free solar quote today.