Albuquerque 505-792-6359 Las Cruces 575-305-3028 Santa Fe 505-982-9044
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Full-Service Solar

We design, engineer, install and maintain solar systems for home owners, businesses, and utilities.

Why Go Solar?

-Save money on energy costs
-Clean & renewable energy
-Environmental stewardship

Why CST Solar?

Experience–we install the largest solar systems in Albuquerque and perform installations daily.

New Mexico Residential Solar Incentives

New Mexico State Incentives

Gross Receipts Tax Exemption

Responsible Authority New Mexico Energy, Minerals, and Natural Resources Department/ New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department
Eligibility All solar systems
Description Receipts from the sale and installation of solar energy systems may be deducted from gross receipts.
Limitations/Expiration Exemption will be repealed in 2017

Solar Market Development Tax Credit

Responsible Authority New Mexico Energy. Minerals, and Natural Resources Department/ New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department
Eligibility All solar systems
Description Allows for a 10% of system costs tax credit against personal income tax. The credit is capped at $9,000 and can be carried forward 10 years
Limitations/Expiration: Expires in 2016

Utility Incentives

PNM Small PV Program

Responsible Authority PNM
Eligibility Photovoltaic Solar Systems 10kW or less
Description PNM will pay customers with solar systems for every kilowatt hour produced for a period of 8 years. This payment is in exchange for the Renewable Energy Certificates produced by the solar system. PNM will credit excess energy produced by the system to future bills.
Limitations/Expiration Currently none, REC contract is for 8 years

Xcel Energy Solar Rewards For Small Systems

Responsible Authority Xcel Energy
Eligibility Xcel Energy customers with solar systems between 0.5kW and 10kW
Description Xcel Energy will pay customers with on-site solar systems $.08 for every kilowatt hour produced for a period of 12 years. This payment is in exchange for the Renewable Energy Certificates produced by the solar system.
Limitations/Expiration Currently none, REC contract is for 12 years

El Paso Electric Small PV Program

Responsible Authority EPE
Eligibility Photovoltaic Solar Systems 10kW or less
Description EPE will pay customers with on-site solar systems $.08 for every kilowatt hour produced for a period of 8 years. This payment is in exchange for the Renewable Energy Certificates produced by the solar system. EPE will credit excess energy produced by the system to future bills

Federal Incentives

Federal Renewable Energy Tax Credit

Responsible Authority U.S Department of Treasury
Eligibility All Solar Projects
Description Allows for the owner of a residential photovoltaic system to recapture 30% of the system cost through a personal tax credit against their Federal income taxes
Limitations/Expiration Expires 12/31/2016

Call us to take advantage of solar power energy tax incentives for your home!

Call (575) 305-3028 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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