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San Francisco Solar Power FAQs
The size of the solar system and the local installation price are two direct factors that affect pricing. The median cost in California for a solar panel system is $3.87 per watt. A standard 5.7 kW panel would cost about $21,935 before tax credits and incentives. It’s important to shop around with different installers to find the best local price.
Solar power is a sound long-term investment for homeowners and renters alike. The upfront costs may be steep, but you could save over $20,000 after 20 years of using solar in San Francisco. Energy prices rise over time, so lowering your energy bills by generating your own electricity will lead to huge savings.
You don’t have to research San Francisco solar panels on your own to find a good installer. SaveOnEnergy can help connect you with a local installer. Fill out our form to get started today. The installer will help you explore financing options and find the best solar option for your situation.
Solar power does not emit carbon dioxide like coal or oil. Solar power comes from the sunlight, meaning it is a renewable energy source. Installing solar is a direct way your household can reduce its carbon footprint. Learn more about solar and its environmental impact in SaveOnEnergy’s resources on solar energy and solar’s renewability.