Cost of solar in Round Rock, TX

Electricity Consumption in Round Rock

Electricity Consumption by Texas residents averages 1168 kWh per month. It ranks #13 in the nation for savings from installing solar panels on the home.

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Solar power in Round Rock, Texas

In Oncor's delivery territory solar customers here are eligible for a $538.53 per kW rebate alongside a 25 cent tariff at nearly 3 times the retail power rate. Oncor's 25 cent Feed in Tariff (FiT) means every kWh of unused solar generation you are given 25 cents. A tariff this high won't only compensate for your power bill it will make you a lot of money over the life of your system.

After deducting your rebate 30% of the remaining cost may be claimed as a deduction to your federal taxes. The federal solar tax credit can be spread over several years and has no size limitations or restrictions. Solar is a no brainer investment in Round Rock and with utility incentives reducing over the next few years don't wait. Get a quote by entering your zip code below to calculate your system size needed and savings.

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Solar power in Texas

The average cost of installing residential solar panels in Round Rock, Texas in 2018 is $3.56 per watt. The average system size in the US is 6 kilowatts, which means the average price of a solar system in Round Rock, TX is $17,800. (before claiming 30% tax credit and other rebates)

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Facts about installing a 8.45kW solar system in Round Rock, TX

This system would offset 100% of your energy usage if your typical monthly bill is $137, however your situation may vary so try our solar calculator to get a result tailored to you.

$15,911

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

8 Years 2 Months

Average payback time

11,496
kWh

Annual power production


/kWh

levilized cost of solar energy

25¢
/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 8.45kW system

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

$50,142

(Prices shown after repayments of capital)

 


 

Solar companies in Round Rock, TX that provide pricing through the Solar-Estimate marketplace

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Average total cost of solar panel installation in Texas

System Size Cash purchase
After 30% solar tax credit
Financed purchase
After 30% solar tax credit
3kw $8,190 $8,845
4kw $10,612 $11,461
5kw $12,880 $13,910
6kw $14,952 $16,148
7kw $16,905 $18,257
8kw $18,704 $20,200
9kw $20,349 $21,977
10kw $21,840 $23,587

 

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Going solar in Texas

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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.