Florida is third for highest producer of carbon dioxide (CO₂) in the nation. Florida Solar Incentives gave homeowners several reasons to go solar in 2019, ranking Florida 5th for the total solar installed in the United States. Current solar incentives available in Florida:
Florida allows customer-owned renewable energy generation to offset the customer’s on-site electricity consumption. Net metering provides homeowners with two main incentives:
It creates an option for homeowners to switch to a clean energy solution with a more sustainable source of power; and
It allows homeowners to save money by either reducing or even eliminating the consumption charges on every electric bill.
If your home receives enough sunlight, a properly installed solar panel system can generate enough energy to power your entire home each month without consuming any energy from the utility company. This is called a “net zero home”.
In 2019, Zillow Research estimated that homes with solar in Orlando Florida sold for 4.6% more than homes without solar. Purchasing a solar system for your home instantly adds value and therefore becomes a long-term financial investment that provides short term and long term returns that otherwise is given to your utility company each month. As such, the seller of a solar property, the advantages in the real estate market are advantageous.
Homeowners understand the value of property tax exemptions, so it’s good news that Florida is offering a tax exemption for residential solar systems. Since solar systems may increase the value of your home by up to $15,000 on average, you’ll get even more bang for your buck if you decide to move.
Yep, Solar Panels aren’t all we offer. We offer a full range of green products. Including but not limited to: