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Rochester Solar Panels: 2022 Cost and Local Incentives

Written by Jordan Smith /

Edited by Jamie Cesanek

Last updated 10/14/2022

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Rochester solar panels

If you live in Rochester and want topower your home with solar energy, you’ve come to the right place. SaveOnEnergy can help you understand the industry before you arrange a solar panel installation. You can explore the local cost of solar panels, financing options, state and federal incentives, and the services offered by Rochester solar companies.

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Solar power FAQs

  • The final cost of your solar array depends on various factors, like the size of your system and the available incentives. Assuming you paid the median cost for solar panels in New York ($3.89), your system would cost $26,117. You would save $7,835 from the federal tax credit and $5,000 from the New York Solar Equipment Tax Credit.

  • Yes, since it will save you money over the long term. Rochester residents can look forward to a payback period of around 11.5 years. Since most modern solar panels last up to 25 years, that means more than a decade of free solar power.

  • The SaveOnEnergy marketplace lists a great range of solar companies in Rochester for you to browse. You can enter your ZIP code to get the most relevant results from your local area. You can also fill out this form and speak to one of our solar energy experts to get started.

  • Solar power is a type of green energy. It doesn’t emit carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, meaning it can help prevent climate change. Solar power contributes to a cleaner and healthier environment. You can do your part in this process by transitioning to a clean and affordable energy source that will reduce your home’s carbon footprint.

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