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Solar Panel Installation in New Jersey

The use of solar panels in residential and commercial settings can result in decreased electricity expenses and positive environmental impact. Surf Clean Energy responds to the growing need for renewable energy sources in New Jersey through their solar panel installation services. Solar power is growing due to factors such as elevated electricity prices and environmental consciousness. This article discusses the benefits of solar panel installation for New Jersey residents, including financial savings and environmental advantages. If you’re looking for a solar installer, Surf Clean Energy can guide you through the process and make sure you get all the available incentives.

Solar Panel Benefits in New Jersey

Installing solar panels on your New Jersey home has several benefits.

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Low Maintenance and Easy Installation

The process of installing solar panels is typically quick and can be done in a day. They also have low maintenance requirements, with an annual inspection being enough to ensure proper functioning of the wiring, connections, and parts.

Increased Property Value

New Jersey homes equipped with solar panels may increase in resale value due to their energy efficiency and demonstration of environmental and social responsibility. Plus, adding a solar system to your New Jersey home won't increase your property taxes.

Incentives and Rebates

New Jersey homeowners are eligible for various incentives and rebates when installing solar panels, including federal tax credits, state incentives, and local rebates, which can significantly reduce the installation cost.

For example, New Jersey residents may qualify for the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs), Solar Investment Property Tax Exemption, and sales tax exemption on your solar system purchase.

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Job Creation

The use of solar panels in New Jersey provides employment opportunities and supports the growth of a sustainable energy industry.

Energy Independence

New Jersey homeowners can produce their own electricity using solar panels and store it in a battery system, which serves as a backup power source during emergencies or outages.

Long Lifespan

Solar panels typically have a lifespan of 25 to 30 years and are considered a valuable long-term investment due to their durability and low maintenance needs. Additionally, they are capable of producing energy consistently over extended periods of time.

Reduced Energy Costs

The use of solar panels can result in significant savings on energy expenses for homeowners, particularly in areas with high electricity rates like New Jersey. These savings can accumulate to thousands of dollars over the lifespan of the solar system.

Environmental Benefits

Solar panels produce energy with zero emissions, which helps reduce your carbon footprint and minimize climate change.

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Solar Panel
Installation Process in New Jersey

Here is Surf Clean Energy’s process for all solar system installations.

Site Assessment

Prior to solar panel installation, a complete a site assessment to determine eligibility, assess the roof's condition and orientation, identify obstructions, evaluate the best panel location, and assess any possible shading impact.

Designing and Permitting

Surf Clean Energy offers personalized solar panel designs that take into account factors such as location, shading, and energy needs, as determined through site evaluations. The team also secures all required permits to ensure adherence to relevant laws and regulations during the installation process.

Solar System Installation

The installation of solar panels involves connecting them to the roof and an inverter that converts DC power to AC power. The length of the installation varies from one to three days, depending on the size of the system.

Inspection and Interconnection

After solar panels are installed, they undergo a comprehensive evaluation to ensure compliance with safety and performance criteria. If the evaluation is successful, the solar panel system can be connected to the utility grid, allowing for personal electricity generation.

Monitoring and Maintenance

Surf Clean Energy provides advice on monitoring methods and maintenance schedules to improve the effectiveness of solar panel systems.

Incentives and Rebates
in New Jersey

New Jersey offers various financial benefits for installing solar panels, such as a tax credit of 25% for equipment costs, a property tax exemption, and a program that rewards homeowners with Renewable Energy Credits for generating electricity from their panels.

Utility companies in New Jersey offer net-metering programs that assist with the expenses of installing solar panels and potentially lower monthly energy bills.

Surf Clean Energy provides support for accessing solar incentives and rebates for newly installed solar energy systems.

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Need a Solar System
for Your New Jersey Home?

Solar panel installation in homes have several benefits, such as reduced energy expenses, increased property value, job opportunities, and positive impacts on the environment and society. Moreover, solar power is recognized for its durability and low maintenance, making it a dependable energy source for New Jersey residents.

Choose solar energy today.

Contact our Energy Experts today to learn more about adding a solar energy system to your home.

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We educate

Give Surf Clean Energy 30 minutes and you will fully understand the impact of solar energy.

We assess

We review solar options that make sense for your situation and what it will take to make it happen.

We install

We manage every aspect of your solar installation including tree removal, roof replacement, and permits, if needed.

We ensure quality

We ensure that your new solar system is running efficiently and you know how to effectively manage it.

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NY-Sun On Bill Recovery Program

New York State is making solar energy more accessible to homes and communities through NY-Sun. New Yorkers can choose clean energy while lowering their energy costs through incentives and financing, education, local government resources and community solar projects. Learn more about whether you qualify for the NYS program.

Backup battery solution

Surf Clean Energy offers solar backup battery power options through Tesla, LG, and Goal Zero from Yeti. Solar backup power is becoming a more valuable energy option that is beginning to generate rebate opportunities. Learn more.

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Smart home technology

While solar will lower your total energy expenses, you still need to manage your overall energy usage. Manage your home and energy bill by integrating smart home technology that tracks the usage on every home appliance right on our mobile device. Learn more.

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