Solar power in San Antonio, Texas
Besides net metering and the 30% federal solar tax credit there is a $0.60 per watt rebate for CPS energy customers. Upfront incentices already cover about 50% of the costs! Under CPS' net metering program each kWh of unused solar generation is valued 1 for 1 with energy drawn from the grid. Solar is a no brainer for your home or business in San Antonio and no one should have to miss out on these incentives. Get a free estimate by entering your zip code below!
Even if you are not convinced about solar we recommend that at the very least you use the solar panel calculator for San Antonio 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 San Antonio 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 San Antonio, Texas in 2020 is $2.52 per watt. The average system size in the US is 6 kilowatts, which means the average price of a solar system in San Antonio, TX is $12,600. (before claiming 26% tax credit and other rebates)
What does the cost of a real solar system look like?
Facts about installing a 16.73kW solar system in San Antonio, TX
This system would offset 100% of your energy usage if your typical monthly bill is $220, however your situation may vary so try our San Antonio solar calculator to get a result tailored to you.
Net cost of system
Cash - after 26% 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 16.73kW system
Life-time savings on this system over the next 25 years
(Prices shown after repayments of capital)
Solar companies in San Antonio, TX that provide pricing through the Solar-Estimate marketplace
Average total cost of solar panel installation in Texas
|System Size||Cash purchase
After 26% solar tax credit
After 26% solar tax credit
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|
|Renewable Energy Property Tax Incentive||State||Property Tax Incentive|
|CPS Energy - Solar PV Rebate Program||Utility||Rebate Program|
|Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative - Renewable Energy Rebates||Utility||Rebate Program|
Please keep in mind that the best source of up-to-date information on incentives are the solar installers who specialize in your area.