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Commercial Solar Energy Solutions
Manage your system with our mobile app from anywhere in the world. Get real-time data and keep track of usage history. During development, you will have real-time access to your project's status and all documentation in one place.
Our commercial solar energy solutions will help you increase cash flow, cut operating expenses, and move your business closer to energy independence.
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SOLAR TAX BENEFITS
Commercial Solar Energy Federal Tax Credits 2022
Thanks to a two-year delay of the ITC phasedown in 2020, qualified owners can get a dollar-for-dollar tax deduction for up to 26% of the cost of installing a new solar power system if construction begins by December 31, 2022.
If your organization decides that zero-down leasing a solar energy system is the best option, there are still ways to take advantage of the Federal Investment Tax Credit through reduced costs within the structure of the lease. There can be other tax benefits such as 5-year accelerated depreciation of system cost and State tax incentives.
FAQ: Why should I invest in solar?
New commercial solar energy customers may be able to enjoy NEM-2 benefits by committing to solar before the implementation date of NEM-3. (As of May 2022, the earliest the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) could issue a draft decision in July). Installing solar after the implementation date, new solar customers could be locked into NEM-3 regulations that include:
- A fixed charge of $60/month on their energy bill.
- A substantial reduction in daytime reimbursement rates
- A 5-year reduction in grandfathering protection
Federal Tax Credits
Qualified owners can get a dollar-for-dollar tax deduction for up to 26% of the cost of installing a new solar power system if construction begins by December 31, 2022.
Because most solar systems have no moving parts, there is virtually no maintenance needed. It is recommended to have your panels washed if you live in an area that experiences little to no rainfall or if your commercial solar power panels are located in an area that's susceptible to collecting debris.
Commitment to Sustainability
If saving money isn't enough, solar energy installations are appealing to potential tenants. Just like installing EV chargers in parking lots, solar energy shows your commitment to sustainable energy.
Increase Property Value
Solar panels are a smart capital investment for businesses. They have short payback periods, provide steady financial returns, and help business owners protect against unpredictable and rising energy prices. Going solar also makes it easier for companies to budget, manage cash flow and plan for the future. In addition to the financial incentives to go solar, many employees and potential customers are attracted to sustainable businesses that promote good stewardship of the environment.
Rooftop Revenue for Landlords
Landlords or property owners can now benefit by earning revenue above the roof, not just within the confines of the building. For building owners with multiple tenants, solar can be easily tracked through automation. A software/hardware solution that allows aggregate billing of both proprietary solar power and grid-tied energy, reducing energy costs for ALL occupants of a building while providing quick system amortization and passive revenue capture for decades. Most building owners today understand the advantages of a commercial solar power plant for their facilities. Like a building, a solar power plant is a commodity and should be treated the same as any other billable service. It’s your capital, there is no reason it shouldn’t work for you.
California's Solar on Multifamily Affordable Housing (SOMAH) program
Bringing new value and revenue streams to multi-family affordable housing
What is SOMAH?
The Solar on Multifamily Affordable Housing (SOMAH) program provides financial incentives to substantially offset the cost of a solar PV system on multifamily affordable housing buildings across California.
This program requires the majority of the system to directly power tenant meters but also provides incentives for common area loads.
- Have a qualified affordable housing regulatory agreement and five or more rental units
- 80% of residents must have income at or below 60% of the area median income or property is located in a state-designated disadvantaged community (CalEnviroScreen).
- Have individually metered units eligible for virtual net energy metering.
- Be an existing building with a certificate of occupancy.
- In PG&E, SDG&E, SCE, Liberty Utilities, or PacifiCorp utility service territory.
Save on common area energy costs. This includes lighting on the property and other energy costs associated with your property's energy usage.
Solar installed through SOMAH must allocate a minimum of 51% of the energy produced to tenants through VNEM. Reduced electricity bills will help tenants live more affordably.
Tenants are eligible for paid solar installation training and employment opportunities. Additional solar contractor career resources are available including access to a job board and resume bank.