Cost of solar in Anaheim, CA

Electricity Consumption in Anaheim

Electricity Consumption by California residents averages 573 kWh per month. It ranks #2 in the nation for savings from installing solar panels on the home.

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Solar power in Anaheim, California

The City of Anaheim's net metering program values each kWh of energy sent to their grid at the retail rate. When more power is sent to the grid than consumed credit is still provided at retail value to future bills. Remaining credit at the end of the yearly cycle are deposited into your account. Net metering can save or make a lot of money since most home owners are away and using little power at home during the day. 

Under the federal ITC 30% of the system cost can be claimed as a deduction to income taxes, this incentive is flexible and can be spread over several years. Incentives in Anaheim make solar a neccesity especially with incentives set to die and power bills set to rise. Even if you're still sceptical a free estimate by entering your zip code below can never hurt.

Even if you are not convinced about solar we recommend that at the very least you use the solar panel calculator to find out:

 

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Solar power in California

The average cost of installing residential solar panels in Anaheim, California in 2018 is $3.63 per watt. The average system size in the US is 6 kilowatts, which means the average price of a solar system in Anaheim, CA is $18,150. (before claiming 30% tax credit and other rebates)

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Facts about installing a 4.22kW solar system in Anaheim, CA

This system would offset 100% of your energy usage if your typical monthly bill is $111, however your situation may vary so try our solar calculator to get a result tailored to you.

$11,343

Net cost of system
Cash - after 30% solar tax credit

7 Years 4 Months

Average payback time

6,342
kWh

Annual power production


/kWh

levilized cost of solar energy

37¢
/kWh

If you don't get solar
The forecast average utility price over the next 25 years

Cash flow graph based on cash purchase of this 4.22kW system

Life-time savings on this system over the next 25 years

$42,872

(Prices shown after repayments of capital)

 


 

Solar companies in Anaheim, CA that provide pricing through the Solar-Estimate marketplace

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Average total cost of solar panel installation in California

System Size Cash purchase
After 30% solar tax credit
Financed purchase
After 30% solar tax credit
3kw $8,337 $9,004
4kw $10,808 $11,673
5kw $13,125 $14,175
6kw $15,246 $16,466
7kw $17,248 $18,628
8kw $19,096 $20,624
9kw $20,727 $22,385
10kw $22,260 $24,041

 

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Going solar in California

Check out all of the ways energy providers of California can help you be more energy efficient and save money.

The following programs are available:
Incentive Name Eligibility Type
Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit Federal Personal Tax Credit
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Please keep in mind that the best source of up-to-date information on incentives are the solar installers who specialize in your area.