Solar power in Fort Worth, Texas
Oncor energy offers a $1,001 per kW rebate for installing solar on your home or business. Even if you buy your power from another company you can still receive the rebate because most of the lines are owned by Oncor. On a typical $15,000 5kW system the rebate will take that down to $9,995 and then after the 30% federal solar tax credit it is brought down to $6996.50 covering over half the cost within the first year. After wiping out your power bill the savings will quickly cover the remaining $6996.50.
Programs this generous tend not to last long so don't wait!
Even if you are not convinced about solar we recommend that at the very least you use the solar panel calculator to find out:
- How many solar panels you need to cover your power bill;
- How suitable your house is for solar;
- What incentives your house may be eligible for;
- The cost of solar panel installation in Fort Worth and whether you are eligible for zero down solar deals; and
- Your likely payback period and return on investment from installing solar
Estimate your solar savings
The average cost of installing residential solar panels in Fort Worth, Texas in 2018 is $3.56 per watt. The average system size in the US is 6 kilowatts, which means the average price of a solar system in Fort Worth, TX is $17,800. (before claiming 30% tax credit and other rebates)
What does the cost of a real solar system look like?
Facts about installing a 8.07kW solar system in Fort Worth, TX
This system would offset 100% of your energy usage if your typical monthly bill is $137, however your situation may vary so try our solar calculator to get a result tailored to you.
Net cost of system
Cash - after 30% solar tax credit
9 Years 5 Months
Average payback time
Annual power production
levilized cost of solar energy
If you don't get solar
The forecast average utility price over the next 25 years
Cash flow graph based on cash purchase of this 8.07kW system
Life-time savings on this system over the next 25 years
(Prices shown after repayments of capital)
Solar companies in Fort Worth, TX that provide pricing through the Solar-Estimate marketplace
Average total cost of solar panel installation in Texas
|System Size||Cash purchase
After 30% solar tax credit
After 30% solar tax credit
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Going solar in Texas
Check out all of the ways energy providers of Texas can help you be more energy efficient and save money.
The following programs are available:
|Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit||Federal||Personal Tax Credit|
|Oncor Electric Delivery - Solar Photovoltaic Standard Offer Program||Utility||Rebate Program|
Find your local rebates and incentives
Please keep in mind that the best source of up-to-date information on incentives are the solar installers who specialize in your area.