The nation’s capital is gearing up for a brighter future with its climate and energy plan. It plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2032, so you can be sure that they’re taking solar seriously. DC already has a few incentives in place to help households go solar.
Along with receiving utility bill credits for any excess solar electricity your panels generate, you will also be able to benefit from a couple other D.C. solar programs, including:
Property tax exemptions
Thanks to the Solar Energy System and Cogeneration System Personal Property Tax Credit, you can also avoid paying any additional property taxes on the value you are adding to your house by installing that solar energy system.