Solar power in Round Rock, Texas
In Oncor's delivery territory solar customers here are eligible for a $538.53 per kW rebate alongside a 25 cent tariff at nearly 3 times the retail power rate. Oncor's 25 cent Feed in Tariff (FiT) means every kWh of unused solar generation you are given 25 cents. A tariff this high won't only compensate for your power bill it will make you a lot of money over the life of your system.
After deducting your rebate 30% of the remaining cost may be claimed as a deduction to your federal taxes. The federal solar tax credit can be spread over several years and has no size limitations or restrictions. Solar is a no brainer investment in Round Rock and with utility incentives reducing over the next few years don't wait. Get a quote by entering your zip code below to calculate your system size needed and savings.
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 Round Rock 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 Round Rock, 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 Round Rock, 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 8.45kW solar system in Round Rock, 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
8 Years 11 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 8.45kW system
Life-time savings on this system over the next 25 years
(Prices shown after repayments of capital)
Solar companies in Round Rock, 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|
|Austin Energy - Residential Solar PV Rebate Program||Utility||Rebate Program|
|Oncor Electric Delivery - Solar Photovoltaic Standard Offer Program||Utility||Rebate Program|
|Austin Energy - Value of Solar Rate: 9.7 cents per kWh (effective January 1, 2018)||Utility||Feed In Tarrif|
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.