Florida Solar Thermal Manufacturer
SunEarth is the leading Florida solar thermal manufacturer of pool and hot water heating systems. With over 40 years of experience in solar heating solutions for homes and businesses of all sizes.
Here at SunEarth, we understand that living in one of the sunniest states in the USA offers many benefits for the owners of residential, commercial, and industrial properties. Utilizing solar energy can result in lower energy bills and reduced taxes.
Services and Products Available In Florida
With a name like the Sunshine State, it should come as no surprise that Florida has the perfect climate to harness the benefits of solar systems. SunEarth is a name that you can trust for all your solar water heating and pool heating solutions. We have developed a range of products for all kinds of climates and environments, so no matter where you are in the state, we have the right solution for you.
As a trusted Florida solar thermal company, SunEarth manufactures the highest quality products, utilizing the latest in solar technology. All our products are rigorously tested and meet all the state and federal certification standards. From solar pool heating to solar water heating systems for homes and commercial buildings, we have got you covered.
When you choose SunEarth for your solar water and pool heating needs, you will get access to our extensive network of dealers and distributors who take care of aspects of the installation and service.
Benefits For Florida Residents
Residents of the Sunshine State can take advantage of the huge amount of sun rays that it basks in throughout the year. Installing solar panels and systems not only saves money on energy bills, but it can also add significant value to your home. Installing a new solar system will make your home exempt from any value-added tax.
Living in Florida, residents have access to a wide range of programs that can save additional money in taxes. The Federal solar tax credit offers a generous rebate for newly installed systems.
The team at SunEarth can guide you through all the available options, as well as offering hassle-free financing so you can start saving money on your energy bills as soon as possible.
Common Areas Served in Florida
No matter where you are in Florida, SunEarth’s extensive network of installers and distributors is never far away. We serve all major cities and towns throughout the state, including:
- Fort Meyers
- Cape Coral
- Fort Lauderdale
- Key West
- Boca Grande
- Naples Park
If you can’t see your city or are interested to learn more about how SunEarth can help you save money on your energy bills, contact us today.
FLORIDA SOLAR WATER HEATING REBATES, CREDITS, & INCENTIVES
Beaches Energy Services - Solar Water Heating Rebate Program
Beaches Energy Services offers a solar water heating rebate to their residential customers. This $500 rebate applies to new systems which are properly installed and certified. New construction and solar pool heating systems do not qualify for the rebate payment. Systems must be installed by a licensed Florida contractor and must be FSEC certified.
City of Tallahassee Utilities - Solar Water Heating Rebate
The City of Tallahassee Utilities offers a $450 rebate to homeowners and homebuilders who install a solar water-heating system. This rebate may be applied to a first-time installation or to the replacement of an older solar water-heating system. Homebuilders may also apply for the rebate when installing a solar water heater on a new home.
Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc - Energy Smart Solar Water Heater Rebate Program
Clay Electric Cooperative (CEC) provides a rebate of $0.01 per BTU output to its residential members when they purchase qualified solar water heaters. This rebate is capped at 60,000 BTUs per system, or $600. Eligible solar water heaters can be either passive or active systems. The proposed solar system must meet Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) specifications and be installed by a contractor certified to install solar water heating systems by the Florida Department of Professional Regulation's Construction Industry Licensing Board.
Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc - Solar Thermal Loans
Clay Electric Cooperative (CEC), a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, covers 14 counties in northern Florida, including Gainesville, Keystone Heights, Lake City, Orange Park, Palatka, and Salt Springs. CEC offers low interest loans to help customers finance solar water heaters and solar pool heaters.
Energy Conservation in Public Buildings
The Florida Energy Conservation and Sustainable Buildings Act requires the use of energy-efficient equipment and design, and solar energy devices for heating and cooling state buildings where life-cycle cost analysis determines that solar-energy systems will be cost-effective over the life of the building. Florida law also requires that all new educational facilities include passive solar design. Florida mandates that schools with hot water demands exceeding 1,000 gallons per day must include a solar water heating system that provides at least 65% of hot water needs whenever economically feasible.
Fort Pierce Utilities Authority - Solar Water Heating Rebate
Fort Pierce Utilities Authority is offering a Solar Water Heating rebate program. Flat rebates of $450 are now available to residential customers toward the installation of new solar water heating units.
Ocala Utility Services - Solar Hot Water Heating Rebate Program
The Solar Water Heater Rebate Program is offered to residential retail electric customers by the City of Ocala Utility Services. Interested customers must complete an application and receive approval from the Ocala Utility Services before installing equipment. The application can be found on the program website. The system must be installed by a licensed Florida contractor on the customer's premises, which must be located within the Utility service territory. The system must be new and take the place of an electric hot water heater.
Property Tax Abatement for Renewable Energy Property
Florida provides a 100% property tax exemption for residential renewable energy property and an 80% property tax abatement for non-residential renewable energy property.
Eligible renewable energy property includes solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, solar PV plus storage systems, wind energy systems, solar water heaters, and geothermal heat pumps installed on or after January 1, 2013.