Offset Your Costs with Solar Rebates and Incentives Solar energy is clean, free and nearly inexhaustible. That’s why federal, local and state governments have tax credits and solar rebates for people to adopt residential solar systems. The incentives can measurably decrease the cost of purchasing and installing a solar energy system in Bakersfield. For more details, read about the available solar rebates and incentives below or call Hillcrest Air Conditioning & Plumbing at 661-437-3499. Government Tax Credits Federal HVAC Credit (25C) – $300 tax credit is currently offered on solar heat pumps or air conditioners, the heart of the SunSource® Home Energy System. Federal Solar Credit (25D) – covers 30% of the cost and installation, with no upward limit, of SunSource solar modules. Additionally, the credit will cover 9% of the total cost of solar-ready products. State and Local Incentives Other incentives might be offered by Bakersfield’s local and state governments, as well as utility companies. Call us at 661-437-3499 to find out more. Find other incentives that you qualify for at dsireusa.org or www.energystar.gov. Contact a tax professional in San Joaquin Valley for full details on all federal, state and local tax credits.