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REAP Solar Panel Grant

Solar Panel Grants for Small Businesses

The USDA is offering solar panel grants and loans through the REAP program for those interested in going solar with their farm or small business. With REAP, making the switch to solar is easier and costs your business less. Here’s how:

What is the USDA REAP Grant Program?

REAP is short for Rural Energy for America Program, which is a USDA government incentive designed for small, rural businesses, and farmers. This includes large or small farming or ranching operations, and small businesses in rural areas.

REAP provides solar panel grant funding for up to 25% for your new solar installation. The loan guarantees can cover up to 75% of the solar project cost. 

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Funding from the REAP Solar Grants and Loans

These grants and loans are awarded on a competitive basis.

The cost of installing solar is at an all-time low and prices are falling each year. If you combine a REAP grant with the 30% tax credit and other state incentives, you can significantly decrease the costs of going solar!

Now is the time to lock in low energy costs and start saving immediately with solar and energy efficiency upgrades.

Did you know? According to the, a total of $63 million in grants and loans were awarded through the USDA REAP program in 2015.

How Do I Qualify for the Rural Energy For America’s Solar Panel Grant?

Does my business qualify for the solar grant?

If your business falls into one of these categories, you can apply to REAP to get a grant or loan for a renewable energy system. Here are a few requirements.

If you aren’t certain whether or not your business is legally defined as a “small” business, you can check your NAICS code at the NAICS website. You can also check your SBA defined business size at their website.

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What Can I Use the REAP Grant For?

Renewable energy is the future. Solar is a big part of the renewable energy efforts to promote clean energy and lock in savings from high energy costs. Renewable energy systems such as wind, geothermal, hydrogen and biomass energy can also be funded with the REAP grant.

Energy Efficiency Improvements are covered if you want to make your small business more energy efficient and save on electricity costs. The REAP grant covers:

ADT Solar Makes It Easy for your Small Business to Apply for the REAP Solar grant.

It may seem complicated applying for a grant to the government, but don’t worry. We have helped many business take advantage of these commercial solar grants. ADT Solar will walk you through the application process. We also help you secure your solar panel grants and loans with ease. Many small commercial businesses take advantage of these additional solar grants from snowball stands, poultry farms, to inside sales call centers.

You make the switch to go solar, we make it easy and affordable. You can apply for a REAP grant or loan at any time during the year at your local office or state office. If you’d like to read more about the USDA REAP program, you can check out the USDA’s webpage for full details.

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