Cost of solar in Oklahoma City, OK

Electricity Consumption in Oklahoma City

Electricity Consumption by Oklahoma residents averages 1212 kWh per month. It ranks #40 in the nation for savings from installing solar panels on the home.

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Solar power in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Oklahoma Gas and Electric (OG&E) offers its Oklahoma City customers net metering. However, OG&E is not required to pay its customers for excess generation their solar systems produce. This means if you apply to the net metering program, there is no guarantee you will receive compensation for excess energy your system generates and sends to the grid. 

Despite OG&E’s substandard net metering policy, Oklahoma City residents can take advantage of the federal solar tax credit. The tax credit is equal to 30% of the cost of a solar system and is applied to your federal income taxes. In some cases, you may be able to wipe out your entire tax bill for a year! 

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

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Solar power in Oklahoma

The average cost of installing residential solar panels in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in 2020 is $2.58 per watt. The average system size in the US is 6 kilowatts, which means the average price of a solar system in Oklahoma City, OK is $12,900. (before claiming 26% tax credit and other rebates)

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Facts about installing a 6.92kW solar system in Oklahoma City, OK

This system would offset 100% of your energy usage if your typical monthly bill is $107, however your situation may vary so try our Oklahoma City solar calculator to get a result tailored to you.


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

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Annual power production


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The forecast average utility price over the next 25 years

Cash flow graph based on cash purchase of this 6.92kW 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 Oklahoma

System Size Cash purchase
After 26% solar tax credit
Financed purchase
After 26% solar tax credit
3kw $6,016 $6,497
4kw $7,903 $8,535
5kw $9,694 $10,470
6kw $11,455 $12,372
7kw $13,105 $14,154
8kw $14,741 $15,920
9kw $16,250 $17,550
10kw $17,760 $19,181


Going solar in Oklahoma

Check out all of the ways energy providers of Oklahoma 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
Net Metering 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.