Albuquerque New Mexico Solar Company

ADT Solar in Albuquerque


Trusted Solar Company in Albuquerque, NM

Free Solar QuoteADT Solar, formerly Sunpro Solar, has a reputation as a trusted solar company in Albuquerque. Our solar installers work with you to provide a professional solar panel installation from beginning to end.

Every solar panel system we install is custom-designed for each home for maximum savings and efficiency. Plus, with the excellent state and federal incentives currently available, buying residential solar panels has never been more affordable for homeowners of Albuquerque.

Why ADT Solar?

ADT Solar has a proven history and reputation for providing quality service. In 2021, Solar Power World ranked ADT Solar, formerly Sunpro Solar, #2 for Top Residential Solar Installer in the United States.

When purchasing rooftops solar panels in Albuquerque, you can expect reliable solar services with ADT Solar. And with our 25-year warranties and power production guarantees, you can rest assured that you will enjoy your solar energy system for years to come.

Benefits of going with ADT Solar:

  • 25-year Labor Warranty
  • 25-year Solar Power Production Guarantee
  • 25-year Solar Panel Manufacturer Warranty
  • 25-year Enphase Microinverter Warranty
  • Free Energy Audit on your home

If you’re interested in going solar, call us today at 505-336-5760 so one of our qualified solar specialists can offer you a free quote. We’ll take everything into consideration including your home’s energy consumption, sun exposure, and projected energy cost savings.

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Are Solar Panels Worth It in Albuquerque?

For most Albuquerque homeowners, installing a solar panel system will be well worth it based on the energy cost savings alone. Not only will it significantly reduce your high monthly energy bills, but New Mexico’s solar incentives have a lot to offer in terms of decreasing the cost of installation. Read more to find out whether solar makes sense for your home.

New Mexico’s Limitless Sunshine

As you are no doubt aware, Albuquerque is very rich in sunlight much like the rest of New Mexico. This provides a great opportunity for homeowners in Albuquerque who struggle with high energy bills to save on utility costs with rooftop solar panels.

Decreased Costs and Improved Efficiency

Over the last five years, solar panel prices have fallen 36% thanks to improvements in manufacturing and by taking advantage of solar incentives offered by the state of New Mexico. Solar panels have never been more affordable, and more efficient at producing solar energy thanks to solar technology improvements.

Protect Your Albuquerque Home from Power Outages

While they are rare, power outages can still be immensely stressful to most homeowners as they usually come unexpectedly. Well, with a solar battery backup such as the Enphase Encharge, you can rest assured your home will be powered by solar energy day and night, even during power outages.

Read More: Are Solar Panels Worth It in New Mexico?

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Albuquerque Solar Incentives, Tax Credits, Rebates

Solar incentives offered by Albuquerque and the state of New Mexico provide homeowners plenty of opportunities to reduce the cost of their residential solar panel installation. For example, with the Federal Tax Credit, you can save thousands of dollars by claiming 26% of the total cost of your solar energy system as a tax credit. New Mexico also provides state-wide opportunities to reduce your monthly bills for homes that produce solar energy. Let’s go over all the great incentives available in Albuquerque:

Federal Solar Tax Credits

The federal solar tax credit is an incentive generously offered by the U.S. government. With this tax credit, you can offset 30% of the total cost of your solar panels in tax credits.* So take the price of a solar panel system, including installation, and subtract 30% from it. That’s a nice hefty sum that you could get back in tax credits. And if you don’t use all the credits one year, the remainder rolls over to the next. This wonderful incentive can be used for both residential solar panel systems, and commercial solar panel systems.

You are eligible for the 30% rate if you get your solar array installed by the end of 2032. Homeowners who got a solar energy system in 2022 before the law passed are also eligible. In 2033 the rate decreases to 26% and in 2034 it gets reduced to 22%.**

New Mexico’s Sustainable Building Tax Credit

Albuquerque doesn’t just have the federal solar tax credit to enjoy, however. Residents also have New Mexico’s Sustainable Building Tax Credit program as well. If you’re thinking of building a house or a commercial building, this is something to look into.

It’s good for anyone’s home or business to be as energy-efficient as possible. But sometimes the building you’re in wasn’t originally designed with that in mind. With the Sustainable Building Tax Credit, if you build energy-efficient, sustainable buildings, you will receive a tax credit for it. The tax credit incentives are tiered, and each building must meet certain requirements and guidelines to qualify.

Building Type



Must be certified by either U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system, or Build Green New Mexico rating system. ENERGY STAR manufactured homes are eligible for the tax credit.


Must be certified by U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system.

To learn more about specific details, please visit the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department webpage.

Property Tax Exemption for Residential Solar Panel Systems

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Solar energy systems are a great way to increase your home’s value. In fact, for every $1 in electrical bill savings, you add $20 to the value of your home. That’s an exciting bonus with solar energy systems you may not have considered before! Usually when your home increases in value, so does your property tax. However, the state of New Mexico allows a property tax exemption for renewable energy systems, such as solar panel systems. So your Albuquerque home will increase in value, and you won’t have to worry about additional taxes. That seems like a pretty good deal to us.

Albuquerque Solar Panels Sales Tax Exemption

The property tax exemption is nothing to scoff at, but this next deal is pretty awesome, too. Wherever you go, you’ll usually run across a sales tax when you buy something. This adds a little extra to the final price of whatever it is you’re buying. If the thing you buy is already pricey on its own, sales tax will add even more to the final bill. But in Albuquerque, solar panels have no sales tax! New Mexico has waived the sales tax on solar panels! This means you get to save several hundred dollars that sales tax would have added on.

Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs)

Many people have heard of either solar renewable energy credits (SRECs) or net metering. But there’s some confusion as to what the differences between these two programs are. We’ll explain SRECs below.

Many states have Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS). This means that they have set time goals to get a certain percentage of their energy from renewable sources. Utility companies often offer rebates or incentives to customers with renewable energy systems. They do this to ensure that they meet standards set for them by the state RPS. One of these incentives is the SRECs. For every 1,000 kWh your solar panel system produces, you will receive an SREC. It doesn’t matter if the energy was sent to the utility grid or used by you, you will get SRECs. Your utility company will then buy these SRECs from you, and pay you directly for them.

Utility Company


REC Rate

Power New Mexico (PNM)

There are three tiers for solar panel systems, each of which have different application fees.

  • Small systems, which are up to and include 10 kW. The application fee is $150.

  • Large systems, above 10 kW and up to 100 kW. The application fee is $450.

  • Large Systems above 100 kW. The application fee is $450 plus $1.00 for each kW above 100 kW.

The customer must sign a REC purchase agreement which will have a term of 8 years.

Flat rate of $0.0025 per kWh produced.

Net Metering in Albuquerque 

If you want to maximize the benefits your solar panels bring you, you should look into net metering. With net metering, your Albuquerque solar system is connected to your utility grid. When your solar panels produce more energy than is needed, the excess energy is sent to the utility grid. Your account is then credited for that energy, reducing your monthly utility bill.

New Mexico currently offers statewide net metering. ADT Solar will work with your utility company to handle all net metering requirements.

Choosing the best solar company in Albuquerque NM

Choosing the right solar panel company in Albuquerque New Mexico can be overwhelming, but we’ve put together a few tips to help you understand what to look for in a solar company.

Here are the three most important things when choosing a solar panel company:

  1. Make sure the company you’re choosing has warranties in place. Not only on the labor, but products as well. That way you know you and your investment are protected in the years to come.
  2. Read reviews about the company you’re choosing. While you’ll see a bad review here and there (just the nature of open reviews), make sure a large majority of the reviews aren’t negative and state the same problems over and over. That’s a clear indicator of a company to stay clear of, no matter how well known their name is.
  3. Choose a reputable company that’s been in the game for a while. Again, this way you are sure to protect your investment with a company that will continue to be there for you in the years to come.

ADT Solar, Solar Panel Installer in Albuquerque

Being energy efficient is important, not just in Albuquerque, but everywhere else too. And to be as energy-efficient as possible while saving money on your energy bills, you need the right company and the right equipment.

ADT Solar offers installations using only the best materials for our installations. Our solar panels come from top brands like solar panels from LG and micro-inverters from Enphase. When ADT Solar installs your Albuquerque solar panels, you can rest assured that it will be done according to the highest standards. We offer our unmatched 25 year labor warranty, and 25 year production guarantee with each installation to back up our work. Our solar panels come with 25 year manufacturer’s guarantee, and our Enphase microinverters come with a 25 year warranty also.

ADT Solar services the greater Albuquerque area. We offer turnkey solar solutions so that you can get your Albuquerque solar panels without having to worry about a thing. Contact us today to learn more!

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*Tax and credits or incentives including those provided by federal, state, or local governments may change or end. This can impact the amount of money you might save. Consult a tax professional to understand any tax liability or eligibility for any tax credits that may result from the purchase of your solar system.

**If you have taxable income and own the system, you may qualify for the federal investment tax credit (ITC). It is your responsibility to determine your eligibility and to apply. Consult a qualified tax professional for assistance and details.

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5811 Midway Park Blvd NE Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87109


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