Database of solar incentives in Iowa including solar power rebates available in Iowa and solar tax credits. We have incorporated this incentive and rebate data into our free online estimator below

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Our Solar & Wind Estimators are driven by our proprietary databases - the industry's largest and most up-to-date - of solar and wind energy incentives and solar/wind energy rebates. We include federal, state, local and utility incentives and rebates for solar and wind energy systems. These include tax credits, tax deductions, property tax relief, purchase incentives (rebates), production incentives, and more. Our solar & wind estimators cover solar electric, solar water heating, solar pool and spa heating, and wind turbines.

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Incentive summaries, below, include Federal Investment Tax Credit and other federal tax incentives for solar power and wind energy investments, such as Modified Accelerated Cost Recovery System (MACRS) depreciation.

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Summary of Solar & Wind Incentives and Rebates currently stored and available:


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State/Region/UtilitySolar/Wind TechnologySolar/Wind Incentive or Rebate Description
Iowa (IA)
Applies to: Residential & Business
Solar Electric (PV)
Wind Turbine
IA - Renewable Energy Production Tax Credits ( > 750 kW) » link
US (US)
Applies to: Residential & Business
Solar Electric (PV)
Solar Water Heating
Wind Turbine
Federal Tax Credit (30% of Net Cost at Installation) » link
Iowa (IA)
Applies to: Residential
Solar Electric (PV)
Solar Water Heating
Iowa Solar Energy System Tax Credit: 2016 Residential 50% of Fed. Tax Credit ($5k max) » link
Iowa (IA)
Applies to: Business
Solar Electric (PV)
Solar Water Heating
Iowa Solar Energy System Tax Credit: 2016 Non-Residential 50% of Fed. Tax Credit ($20k max) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: City of Ames
Applies to: Residential & Business
Solar Electric (PV)
Solar PV Rebate: $0.50 per watt (utility board has waived incentive limits) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Clarke Electric Coop Inc
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Consumers Energy
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: East-Central Iowa Rural Elec Coop
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Eastern Iowa Light & Power Coop
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Farmers Electric Coop
Applies to: Residential
Solar Electric (PV)
Wind Turbine
Farmers Electric Cooperative (Kalona) - Renewable Energy Purchase Rate (< 50 kW) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Farmers Electric Coop
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Guthrie County Rural E C A
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Linn County REC
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential Electric) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Maquoketa Valley Rrl Elec Coop
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Midland Power Coop
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Southwest Iowa Rural Elec Coop
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: T I P Rural Electric Coop
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Waverly Municipal Elec Utility
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Waverly Light & Power - Residential Solar Thermal Rebates » link
Iowa (IA)
Utility: Pella Cooperative Elec Assn
Applies to: Residential
Solar Water Heating
Rural Electric Cooperatives Solar Water Rebate (Residential) » link