What Can I Back Up with Powerwall?

Technically...anything.
You can probably safely back up most of your home circuit breakers on a single Powerwall, but special attention should be paid to things like air conditioners, heaters, pumps and EV chargers-most of those appliances will require more.

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What Can I Back Up with One Powerwall?

There are several rebate and incentive programs available to residential homeowners and commercial building owners who install solar and energy storage systems that are powered by solar. Below are some of the most common current incentives available to customers installing a new solar system with Powerwall, or who may be adding a Powerwall system to a property that has an existing solar installation. 

What Can I Back Up with Two Powerwalls?

Powerwall qualifies for the Investment Tax Credit, or ITC, which is also commonly referred to as the Solar Federal Tax Credit when it’s installed with solar or retrofitted on a site with existing solar. Currently the ITC tax credit value is 26% of total system cost. It’s important to know that you should always ask your tax professional any questions you might have related to tax credit qualifications on your specific system.

What if I Want Whole Home Backup?

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) established the Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP) as a response to the 2000/2001 energy crisis and is one of the longest running distributed energy incentive programs in the US. In it’s current state, it is used to encourage energy storage installations throughout the state to reduce the overall strain ion the energy grid and the need to deploy expensive and environmentally hazardous fossil fuel power plants. The current program is aimed at residential customers to help reduce the cost of installing a clean energy system with energy storage. 

Can I back Up my Air Conditioner?

\Powerwall qualifies for the Investment Tax Credit, or ITC, which is also commonly referred to as the Solar Federal Tax Credit when it’s installed with solar or retrofitted on a site with existing solar. Currently the ITC tax credit value is 26% of total system cost. It’s important to know that you should always ask your tax professional any questions you might have related to tax credit qualifications on your specific system.

Can I Back Up My EV Charger?

The SGIP program is divided into different tiers or “Steps” that define a specific rebate amount. Powerwall installers are each allowed to apply for up to 20% of each step’s existing budget, which is why you may find some variance on whether or not a particular contractor can offer the SGIP rebate or not. 

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Nevada Solar Group Advanatages Over Tesla

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Site Survey

With Tesla, you need to find your own surveyor. Nevada Solar Group provides a site evaluation with a detailed analysis of your home and roof.

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Installation Fees

Prices include tax, installation and fees with Nevada Solar Group Tesla typically charges between 4-8k for labor, logistic and permitting services.

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Warranty

With Nevada Solar Group, we have the best warranties in the business. 25 years on labor, panels and production compared to Tesla's 10-year installation warranty.

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Installation

Nevada Solar Group has dedicated install crews with years of experience to install your system and has the most 5-star reviews of any storage installer.

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Full SGIP Rebates

Tesla has run out of current tier funding for SGIP and commonly runs out quickly with any newly released tier. Nevada Solar Group still has current tier SGIP rebates available.

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