Estimate the Cost of Going Solar

The price of going solar is decreasing thanks to improved technology and lower material costs. The cost/watt of solar power for homes located in Ocean Pines Metro is $3.46, compared to the national average of $4.32 and is decreasing by 61 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in Ocean Pines Metro is $41,400.

What Size is Your Home?

Select the approximate size of your home by the number of bedrooms to see estimates of the system size, cost, and pay-off time:

System Size

9.3 kW

System Cost


Pay-off Time

11 Years

How Much Could You Save with Solar?

Speak to a top installer and find out today!

Rebates and Savings

Ocean Pines md residents who switch to solar are eligible for these local, state and federal tax programs.

Program NameProgram TypeAmount
Residential Renewable Energy Tax CreditTax Credit30% before 2020 26% during 2020 22% during 2021
Residential Energy Conservation Subsidy Exclusion (Personal)Tax ExemptionFull rebate amount excluded from taxable income
Clean Energy Production Tax Credit (Personal)State Tax Credit$0.0085/kWh for 5 years
Residential Clean Energy Grant ProgramGrant$1,000 (flat per installation/household incentive)
Net MeteringUtility CreditExcess power credited to customer's next bill at full retail rate; paid annually at commodity energy supply rate
Property Tax Exemption for Solar and Wind Energy SystemsProperty Tax ExemptionTax exclusion for 100% of system appraisal
Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Renewable Energy EquipmentSales Tax Exemptionexclusion for full amount of purchase