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Connecticut – Solar Incentives & Resources

Connecticut – Solar Incentives & Resources

Save money by installing solar panels in Connecticut.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Connecticut offer 1:1 net metering?

 A: Homeowners in Eversource and United Illuminating Company territory have access to full 1:1 net metering for new customers through at least December 31, 2021. The State is working to determine the future value of solar exports in an ongoing proceeding.


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Solar Panel Cost in CT

Average solar panel cost in CT

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Average payback period, savings, and cost of a 5 kW system

The number of years to recover your solar energy investment. (for a 5 kW System)

8.29 Years

20-year savings comparing total cost vs. utility cost for the same amount of electricity, including all costs, incentives, and inflation. (for a 5 kW system)


The price of the system on a per-Watt basis. (for a 5 kW system)


CT Solar Incentives & Rebates

  • Full 1:1 net metering is available for both Eversource and United Illuminating customers
  • Homeowners do not have to pay state sales or additional property taxes on installed solar systems
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Connecticut Electric Utilities

Check with your local utility company for:

  • Incentive Programs
  • Net Metering Policy
  • Maximum System Size
  • Maximum Power Offset
  • Other Requirements

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Eligibility & Redemption

Solar incentives apply to eligible residential customers. 

Incentive programs are offered and administered by government agencies. 

Eligibility and availability vary and are outside of Dean Solar’s control. 

Most programs are limited to a total dollar amount that can be dispersed or will expire on a certain date. 

Be sure to visit the program’s website for the most up-to-date information on availability, eligibility, and redemption requirements.

Your eligibility for income tax credits depends on your personal tax situation. 

Dean Solar recommends speaking with a tax professional for guidance.