Pueblo, CO, located in a semi-arid desert land in Southern Colorado, is home to approximately 105,000 residents, making it the 245th most populous city in the United States. More importantly, with its location in the high desert, Pueblo enjoys sunshine throughout the year, with an annual total of nearly 3470 sunshine hours, or 79% of the possible total annually.
This is great news as Colorado’s main utility providers offer excellent solar rebates to offset the up front cost of solar in Pueblo and make solar power more affordable for all homeowners. For example, the state’s largest utility, XCEL, 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 Pueblo, 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!