Cost of solar in Granada Hills, CA

Electricity Consumption in Granada Hills

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 Granada Hills, California

LADWP offers a rebate for its solar customers besides the also great just net metering. Rebates are currently at $250 for residential and $300 per kW for commercial. On a common 5kW system that's $1,250 off! The biggest incentive of all is LADWP's net metering program, under this program solar customers export power to the grid to offset their power bill at a 1kWh for 1kWh rate. After paying off the power drawn from the grid you can either carry the credits forward for future bills or receive a check. Granada Hills has a far better net metering program since it doesn't require its customers to switch to time of use billing which hurts returns. There is also on top of all this the 30% federal solar tax credit. This tax credit has no system size limits and can be used in parts over many years. With funding for the rebate program close to running out don't wait around.

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

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Solar power in California

The average cost of installing residential solar panels in Granada Hills, California in 2020 is $2.72 per watt. The average system size in the US is 6 kilowatts, which means the average price of a solar system in Granada Hills, CA is $13,600. (before claiming 26% tax credit and other rebates)

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Facts about installing a 17.81kW solar system in Granada Hills, CA

This system would offset 100% of your energy usage if your typical monthly bill is $410, however your situation may vary so try our Granada Hills solar calculator to get a result tailored to you.


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

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Average payback time


Annual power production


levilized cost of solar energy


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The forecast average utility price over the next 25 years

Cash flow graph based on cash purchase of this 17.81kW system

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


(Prices shown after repayments of capital)



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Average total cost of solar panel installation in California

System Size Cash purchase
After 26% solar tax credit
Financed purchase
After 26% solar tax credit
3kw $6,416 $6,929
4kw $8,377 $9,047
5kw $10,286 $11,109
6kw $12,077 $13,043
7kw $13,831 $14,937
8kw $15,451 $16,687
9kw $17,050 $18,414
10kw $18,500 $19,980


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
Property Tax Exclusion for Solar Energy Systems State Property Tax Incentive
Sonoma County - Energy Independence Program Local PACE Financing
NEM 2.0 State Net Metering
LADWP - Solar Incentive Program Utility Rebate Program

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