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    Annual Savings Per Home
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    Average Installation Cost
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    15 Years
    Potential Pay-off Time

Solar Energy Installation in Texas

The installation cost in Texas ranges from $2,744 to $111,300.
Texas residents who switch to solar may be eligible for federal and state tax credits, exemptions, and loans.
Most of the Texas residents who switched to solar chose Suntech Power panels.
Data Industry Logos: Berkeley Lab, NREL, eia, DSIRE

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What Size is Your Home?

System Size

9.0 kW

System Cost


Pay-off Time

15 Years

For the most accurate cost estimate, connect with an experienced installer in your area.

Rebates and Savings

Texas tx 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
Renewable Energy Systems Property Tax ExemptionProperty Tax Exemption100% of increase in appraisal value from install is exempt
Austin Energy Residential Solar PV Rebate ProgramRebate$.50/Watt- decreases as goals are met