If you are looking for an alternative way heat your hot water and make your home more green, let the renewable team at Comfort By Design help you determine if a solar thermal installation to heat domestic hot water will work for you. Now is a great time to reduce your carbon footprint by using the sun to heat the water your family needs. As a result of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, there is a 30% federal tax credit
on the cost of a solar thermal installation.Using the sun to heat hot water is a tried and true use of the sun’s energy and also often the fastest return on investment of renewable technologies.
A site assessment is the best, first step to take to find out if a solar system will work at your home. Let our certified site assessor give you an educated recommendation that will provide you with a wealth of information including suggested array and storage size for your occupancy, estimated percentage of solar offset, available incentives and almost everything else you need to make an informed decision. If your utility participates with Wisconsin’s Focus On Energy (determine eligibility here
) you should start by reading more about the the Focus incentives
and the other ways solar hot water can save you money. Focus offers a cash back reward in addition to the tax credit, which is determined by system output and can equal up to 25% of the cost.
Customers outside Focus may be eligible for other incentives from their utility company as well. Call Comfort By Design to discuss this and all your renewable energy goals at (715) 273-3658.