Oregon

Solar Energy Panel Installation in Northwestern Oregon


As a leader in environmental concerns and clean energy, it is no wonder Oregon is among the states leading the way towards a solar future. And with utility agreements, tax credits, and cash incentives, Oregon makes it financially attractive to install solar on your home or business.

With years of solar expertise, along with deep connections with the local utility and electrical companies, Earthlight Technologies brings their experience and know-how to help northwestern Oregon homeowners and business owners enjoy solar.

Oregon Solar Statistics

In 2016:

  • 134 MW of solar generating capacity in OR
  • OR is 20th in the nation for solar generating capacity
  • OR produces enough solar energy to power 15,000 homes\
  • By 2020, Oregon is expected to add an additional 1.5 GW of solar energy capacity

Source: seia.org

Solar Installations in Oregon

See some of our past projects for solar energy installations.
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Energy Audits in Oregon

How much can you save by switching to solar? We’ll figure that out for you!

Let Earthlight Technologies perform a free energy audit for your home or business. We will perform an on-site inspection of your property, evaluate your current energy usage, and make recommendations on areas of improvement. These areas can include updating appliances, new HVAC controls, or installing a solar panel system on your roof.

Solar Power Incentives in Oregon

Homes

State tax credit – Enjoy a tax credit up to $6,000 over four years.
Property Tax Exemption – Oregon exempts solar panels from increasing property taxes on your home.
Federal tax credit – Receive a 30% federal tax credit when you install a solar panel system on your home.
Energy Trust of Oregon Incentive – If you’re a Pacific Power or Portland General Electric residential customer, you can receive a cash incentive for your solar installation.

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Businesses

Federal Tax Credit – Your company will receive a 30% federal tax credit by installing a qualifying solar energy system.
MACRS Depreciation – Accelerated depreciation allows you to deduct the cost of your system over 5 years.
Energy Trust of Oregon Incentive – If you’re a Pacific Power or Portland General Electric business customer, you can receive a cash incentive for your solar installation.
Renewable Energy Development Grant – This competitive grant from the Oregon Dept. of Energy can cover up to 35% of your solar installation cost.

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Farms

USDA Grant – Apply for a grant or loan from the USDA’s REAP program, which offers significant savings off the cost of your solar panel installation.
Federal Tax Credit – Your company will receive a 20% federal tax credit by installing a qualifying solar energy system.
MACRS Depreciation – Accelerated depreciation allows you to deduct the cost of your system over 5 years.
Energy Trust of Oregon Incentive – If you’re a Pacific Power or Portland General Electric business customer, you can receive a cash incentive for your solar installation.

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Oregon Service Area

The western branch of Earthlight Technologies primarily serves homeowners and business owners in the Willamette Valley, including parts of Linn, Marion, Polk, Yamhill, and Benton counties. We’ve worked on projects in Salem, Albany, Corvallis, McMinnville, and along the Willamette Valley.

If you are searching for a solar contractor in Oregon for your residential solar or agriculture solar project, turn to the experienced team at Earthlight Technologies. Since 2008, we’ve installed enough solar panels to generate a combined 4.7 MW of clean solar energy.


Earthlight Technologies

1037 Commerce Ct
Silverton, OR 97381

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Phone: 503-874-4142
Email: info@earthlighttech.com

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