Cost of solar in Layton, UT

Electricity Consumption in Layton

Electricity Consumption by Utah residents averages 793 kWh per month. It ranks #14 in the nation for savings from installing solar panels on the home.

Find local city information


Solar power in Layton, Utah

Rocky Mountain Power does offer a net metering program to its customers in Layton. Under net metering all power exported to the grid will be credited at the retail power rate and the customer will only receive a bill if less power is exported than drawn from the grid. Utah also has a $2,000 up to 25% state tax credit far better than most states. After taking into account the state tax credit the 30% federal tax credit comes into play, there is no limit a size can be to receive this incentive. Both tax credits can be applied in parts across several years.

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

 

Estimate your solar savings

 

Solar power in Utah

The average cost of installing residential solar panels in Layton, Utah in 2018 is $3.44 per watt. The average system size in the US is 6 kilowatts, which means the average price of a solar system in Layton, UT is $17,200. (before claiming 30% tax credit and other rebates)

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

Facts about installing a 5.91kW solar system in Layton, UT

This system would offset 100% of your energy usage if your typical monthly bill is $91, however your situation may vary so try our solar calculator to get a result tailored to you.

$12,873

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

9 Years 7 Months

Average payback time

8,400
kWh

Annual power production


/kWh

levilized cost of solar energy

23¢
/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 5.91kW system

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

$29,961

(Prices shown after repayments of capital)

 


 

Solar companies in Layton, UT that provide pricing through the Solar-Estimate marketplace

61

 


Solar calculator and quote comparison tool

Average total cost of solar panel installation in Utah

System Size Cash purchase
After 30% solar tax credit
Financed purchase
After 30% solar tax credit
3kw $7,938 $8,573
4kw $10,276 $11,098
5kw $12,460 $13,457
6kw $14,448 $15,604
7kw $16,317 $17,622
8kw $18,032 $19,475
9kw $19,593 $21,160
10kw $21,000 $22,680

 

Design your own solar panel system for your home

Going solar in Utah

Check out all of the ways energy providers of Utah 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
Renewable Energy Systems State Tax Credit State Personal Tax Credit
Find your local rebates and incentives

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