Cost of solar in Glendale, AZ

Electricity Consumption in Glendale

Electricity Consumption by Arizona residents averages 1061 kWh per month. It ranks #8 in the nation for savings from installing solar panels on the home.

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Solar power in Glendale, Arizona

Glendale residents and business owners can benefit from APS's excellent net metering policy on top of other great incentives. APS records how much energy you use from their grid and how much energy your solar system sends them and bill or credit you by subtracting power exported by power received. With so much sunshine net metering will make you a lot of money since excess kWh's after covering power received is credited at the retail power rate. Arizona also has a 25% tax credit with a maximum of $1,000 on top of the 30% tax credit. With utilities and many politicians being against solar a lot of incentives will reduce or be cancelled, the time to go solar is now!

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

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Solar power in Arizona

The average cost of installing residential solar panels in Glendale, Arizona in 2020 is $2.67 per watt. The average system size in the US is 6 kilowatts, which means the average price of a solar system in Glendale, AZ is $13,350. (before claiming 26% tax credit and other rebates)

What does the cost of a real solar system look like?

Facts about installing a 13.02kW solar system in Glendale, AZ

This system would offset 100% of your energy usage if your typical monthly bill is $264, however your situation may vary so try our Glendale solar calculator to get a result tailored to you.

$22,384

Net cost of system
Cash - after 26% solar tax credit

6 Years 3 Months

Average payback time

20,307
kWh

Annual power production


/kWh

levilized cost of solar energy

28¢
/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 13.02kW system

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

$108,652

(Prices shown after repayments of capital)

 


 

Solar companies in Glendale, AZ that provide pricing through the Solar-Estimate marketplace

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Average total cost of solar panel installation in Arizona

System Size Cash purchase
After 26% solar tax credit
Financed purchase
After 26% solar tax credit
3kw $6,371 $6,881
4kw $8,288 $8,951
5kw $10,101 $10,909
6kw $11,855 $12,803
7kw $13,468 $14,545
8kw $14,978 $16,176
9kw $16,450 $17,766
10kw $17,760 $19,181

 

Going solar in Arizona

Check out all of the ways energy providers of Arizona 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
Residential Solar and Wind Energy Systems State Tax Credit State Personal Tax Credit
Solar and Wind Equipment Sales Tax Exemption State Sales Tax Incentive
Energy Equipment Property Tax Exemption State Property Tax Incentive
Net BIlling State Net Metering

Please keep in mind that the best source of up-to-date information on incentives are the solar installers who specialize in your area.