Boulder, CO, located located at the base of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains 25 miles north of Denver, is home to approximately 95,000 residents, making it the 11th most populous city in Colorado. More importantly, with its location at almost a mile above sea level, Boulder enjoys upwards of 300 sunny or mostly sunny days each year..
This is great news as Boulder’s main utility providers offer excellent solar rebates to offset the up front cost of solar in Colorado and make solar power more affordable for all homeowners. For example, XCEL Energy offers an incentive of up to $1.75 per watt (for example, $8,000 for a 4 kilowatt system) plus a $0.04 per kWh Renewable Energy Credit (paid monthly) for systems up to 10 kilowatts in size, while the second largest state utility, Black Hills Energy, offers an incentive of up to $2.00 per watt (for example, $8,000 for a 4 kilowatt system) plus a one time $0.50 per watt REC for systems up to 10 kilowatts in size. So if you live in Boulder, CO and are interested in investing in solar power, please contact us for a residential solar quote or a commercial solar quote from a reputable solar installer in your area!