Washington D.C. Commercial Solar Incentives

Commercial Solar Incentives (PV)

  • Federal Tax Credit of 26% of the cost of the solar system
  • Sale of Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs)
  • Accelerated (one year) depreciation

Commercial Solar Water Heating (Thermal)

  • Federal Tax Credit of 26% of the cost of the solar system
  • Sale of Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs)
  • Accelerated (one year) depreciation

Solar–The Smart Choice for Today’s Businesses

The sale of RECS in addition to the savings on your energy bill add up. A commercial solar system is the solution your business needs.

Solar Renewable Energy Credits

Maryland, DC and VA are SREC states. In SREC states, the Renewable Portfolio Standard requires electricity suppliers to secure a portion of their electricity from solar generators. In a nutshell, the energy your system produces becomes a sale-able credit (a Solar Renewable Energy Credits) and you will be paid accordingly (depending on system size, current value of an SREC and your chosen payment option). Our preferred aggregator is SolSystems, a local leader in the sale of SRECs.