Local Electricity Company Doesn't Offer Net Metering?
Net metering policy varies depending on if you're in the deregulated or regulated utility market. Net metering allows residential and commercial customers who generate their own electricity with solar energy to sell the electricity they aren't using back into the grid. Net metering is one of the most important policies for encouraging solar energy. Texas has some of the best net metering policies in the country and you can sell your excess electricity to the grid and receive bill credits for any electricity you use.
Read Your Utility Providers Distributed Energy Manual Online
You can find your utility companies net metering policy by going online and searching for their Distributed Generation manual or by calling your utility provider and asking. If the net metering policies aren't favorable in your area and want to keep that energy then, it might be time to install a solar energy backup battery on your property.