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Kentucky Solar Incentives: Tax Credits & Rebates Guide 2023

Written by Luke Daugherty/

Edited by Hannah Whatley

Last updated 09/06/2023

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Key Points

  • The average price per watt for a solar system in Kentucky is $3.65.
  • Solar panels in Kentucky cost an average of $36,500 for a 10-kilowatt system before factoring in potential savings from federal and Kentucky solar incentives.
  • Several factors determine the total price of a solar system, including installation, location, roof repairs, panel type, and more.

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Solar power FAQs

  • The total cost of solar panels in Kentucky is unique for each household, depending on system size, local installation costs, permit fees, and available tax credits and rebates. A typical 10-kW solar panel system in Kentucky costs an average of $36,500 before incentives.

  • Solar power can be a wise investment in Kentucky to reduce your carbon footprint and long-term energy costs. Specific savings will depend on your location, amount of direct sunlight, installation type, and energy usage. We recommend seeking quotes from multiple installers to compare prices and warranty terms to determine the best fit for you. 

  • The average monthly electricity bill in Kentucky is currently $135.39. If your solar system generates 100% of your energy consumption, you could save over $1,600 per year on electricity bills. This amount does not include potential savings you could earn through net metering or other Kentucky solar incentives.

  • There are currently 47 solar panel companies operating across Kentucky. It’s best to consider reviews, testimonials, warranties, and services offered by each solar installer. SaveOnEnergy can help you find a trusted solar panel installer in Kentucky. Call the number on your screen to speak with a solar advisor and start your solar process today. 

  • Solar power is a clean and renewable energy source that doesn’t emit carbon dioxide. Using renewables reduces your carbon footprint and helps the environment by decreasing greenhouse gas emissions.

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