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Solar Water + Pool Heating

A significant amount of your home’s energy is used to heat water? A solar water heating system is one way you can reduce energy use and costs in your home or if you have a swimming pool, a solar pool heating system can also help you save energy and money.

Energy Trust does not offer incentives for solar water or pool heating systems, but there are federal tax credits available to help make your project more affordable.


 Federal Energy Tax Credit
HomeThe tax credit covers a percentage of the cost of the solar water heating system installed. View requirements and information on how to claim the tax credit.
PoolThere is no federal tax credit for solar pool heating systems.

Consult your tax professional to learn how tax credits and rules may apply to you. This information does not constitute tax advice and cannot be used to avoid tax penalties.

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