Find More Information, Resources and Incentives For Renewable Energy

Incentives, resources and programs for solar and other renewable energy sources vary state-to-state. We’ve compiled a list of the most comprehensive and popular to help you in your search.

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Up to 30% Savings with the Federal Solar Tax Credit

You can now claim up to 30% of the cost of your new solar system with the Federal Solar Tax Credit. This tax credit has no upper limit and can be combined with state and local rebates. Learn more at One Block Off the Grid.

Finding Incentives

DSIRE – a comprehensive database of state, local, utility and federal incentives and policies that promote renewable energy and energy efficiency. Funded by US Dept of Energy

Web site: www.dsireusa.org

About Solar and LED Lighting

There is lots of information about factors to consider when calculating savings from solar energy. Here are few helpful articles:

Solar Savings: http://www.trustyguides.com/solar-panels3.html

What is LED lighting and how does it work?
http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-led-lighting.htm
http://www.howstuffworks.com/led.htm
http://www.ledlights.org/FAQ/What-is-LED-Light.html

Information About Solar Ratings

SRCC – Solar Rating & Certification Corporation; a non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to provide authoritative performance ratings, certifications and standards for solar thermal products, with the intention of protecting and providing guidance to consumers, incentive providers, government, and the industry.

Web site: www.solar-rating.org

Article on Solar Light Towers

CBP to buy solar-powered light towers to save money in Arizona
CBP plans to procure three separate light towers powered by off-grid solar systems for use at the Naco Port of Entry in Naco, AZ, in the hope of saving nearly $43,000 in operating costs per year… Read more on GSN Magazine.