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Fairfax County Virginia Homeowner’s Guide to Solar Panel Installation

Turn to Solar Energy World As Your Fairfax County Solar Installer

A Regional Leader in Solar Panel System Design and Installation

It’s the perfect time for Fairfax County homeowners to make the switch to solar energy. Solar Energy World is the fastest-growing Virginia solar panel installer. Since our beginning in 2009, we’ve helped thousands of people say no to higher energy costs by making the transition to clean, green, solar energy. 

Solar Energy World proudly serves homeowners in Reston, Centreville, Chantilly, Clifton, Annandale, Herndon, McLean, and other communities across Fairfax County. By going solar, they save money on energy costs, earn profits and lower their carbon footprint.

How We Are Different

1.  We’re not a discount retail chain. You are guaranteed to receive personalized customer service.

2.  We practice what we preach. We run our facility on a solar system designed and installed by our own employees. We will be happy to schedule an appointment for you to see our system up close and learn more about the energy cost savings and extra revenue it generates for us.

3.  Our customers truly love us. To prove it, we will let you pick anyone at random from our customer list to contact for an unbiased, unprepared reference.

4.  We have incentive specialists to assist you with local tax credits & grants.  You’ll get all the benefits your entitled to hassle-free.

5.  We install only the highest-quality, highest-efficiency solar panels with performance guaranteed.

6.  We never send subcontractors to your home or business. All of our installers are our employees, directly accountable to us.
7.  We provide 24/7 monitoring and diagnostics once your system is installed, ensuring it will always operate optimally.

Plus, when you work with Solar Energy World, you are not only helping protect the earth for your children and grandchildren, you’ll be helping to make a change today. We donate a portion of the profits from every installation to the GivePower™ Foundation to build solar-powered water purification farms across the world.

Plus, Save Now With Fairfax County Solar Incentives

The Virginia State Legislature recently took a critical step forward with the passage of the Virginia Clean Energy Act (VCEA), which requires 100 percent of energy from solar and other clean energy sources by 2050. 

VCEA increases the allowable size of solar installations on residential and commercial properties, removes certain unfair fees, and expands upon current Virginia solar incentives.

Local Northern Virginia Solar Tax Credits

The State of Virginia allows counties, cities, or towns to exempt the cost of solar energy equipment, either partially or entirely, from local property taxes. As a result, Fairfax County currently offers property tax exemptions for systems used primarily for heating, cooling, and hot water that would otherwise require a conventional source of energy.

Solar Energy World helps complete all paperwork required to ensure you get the most savings with your install.

To learn more about this valuable Fairfax County Solar Program, Fairfax County’s Department of Land Development Services, or the Office of Tax Administration

Other Incentives for Going Solar in Fairfax County, Virginia

Every spring, Fairfax County joins with the Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP) to offer a Solarize Fairfax County campaign that allows homeowners to take advantage of free site assessments, identification of energy-saving opportunities, bulk discounts on solar equipment and installation, and community workshops.  

Solar Energy World has been named a pre-qualified solar installer for the Solarize Event.

Don’t forget the Federal Tax Credit!

Now is the time to take full advantage of the federal government’s Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC), allowing homeowners to recoup a big chunk of equipment and installation costs. 

The dollar-for-dollar credit is worth 30% of the total cost.

Homeowners claim the credit when filing federal tax returns. A similar credit is available for businesses.

You can also sell energy produced by your owned solar system!

Virginia Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs)

Virginia homeowners who own a solar system generate solar renewable energy credits (SRECs) and earn hundreds of dollars every year by selling energy to their utility. 

We calculate how much energy you are likely to generate, and we will set up an automatic system to earn and sell your Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs).

Net Metering in Virginia

Homeowners and commercial property owners can use net metering to get a credit on their electric bills for excess solar energy added back to the grid for use by other utility customers. You can use credits that build up during the summer to offset higher electric bills during the winter months.   

When the federal tax is combined with net metering, SRECs, and other incentives, the savings for homeowners can be substantial.

And – Solar Energy World Offers the Solar Battery Backup Products For Your Solar Panel Installation

Never go without power!

When you add one of the best solar batteries on the market today, you no longer have to worry about running out of power, even during widespread power outages. 

When your solar system isn’t producing enough energy, you can use the electricity stored in your selected battery instead of buying it from your utility company. Adding a cutting edge-battery is easy and affordable, and the savings are significant. 

A solar battery ensures your power stays on, and you’ll never have to worry about going without electricity again.

When we install your solar panel system, we include a monitoring service so you can quickly log into a web page to see exactly how much power you’re generating in real-time.

Ready to go solar?

If you’re interested in making the switch to solar energy, contact Solar Energy World today by calling us at 866-856-4580 or filling out this form for a free, no-obligation customized solar estimate: