• Annual Savings Per Home Icon
    $1,433
    Annual Savings Per Home
  • Average Installation Cost Icon
    $17,808
    Average Installation Cost
  • Potential Pay-off Time Icon
    11 Years
    Potential Pay-off Time

Solar Energy Installation in Phoenix

2.2% of Phoenix homes use solar energy

2.2% of Phoenix homes use solar powercompared to the U.S. National Solar Adoption Rate of 1.25%

The installation cost in Phoenix ranges from $5,941 to $854,310.
Out of 11,759 solar installers in Phoenix, most installations are done by SolarCity.
Phoenix residents who switch to solar may be eligible for federal and state tax credits, exemptions, and loans.
Most of the Phoenix residents who switched to solar chose Jinko Solar panels.
Data Industry Logos: Berkeley Lab, NREL, eia, DSIRE

Data from Industry Leaders

Calculate Your Cost

The price of going solar is decreasing thanks to improved technology and lower material costs. The cost/watt of solar power for homes located in Phoenix in 2016 was $3.68, compared to the national average of $4.18 and is decreasing by 33 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in Phoenix is $25,440.

What Size is Your Home?

System Size

6.9 kW

System Cost

$28,559

Pay-off Time

11 Years

For the most accurate cost estimate, connect with an experienced installer in your area.

Find the Right Solar Installer for Your Home

We reviewed more than 11,759 solar installations and analyzed the performance of 72 installers to find the best solar panel installers in Phoenix,AZ.

Vivint
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
Vivint has completed 1,224 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 3
Vivint offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Vivint charges an average of $4,676 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Phoenix.
SolarCity
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
SolarCity has completed 4,423 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 12
SolarCity offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
SolarCity charges an average of $4,412 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Phoenix.
American Solar Electric
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
American Solar Electric has completed 594 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 7
American Solar Electric offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
American Solar Electric charges an average of $3,180 per kW.
Sunrun
Experience: 3
Experience
Experience: 3
Sunrun has completed 426 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 4
Sunrun offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Sunrun charges an average of $2,736 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Sun Valley Solar
Experience: 3
Experience
Experience: 3
Sun Valley Solar has completed 533 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 12
Sun Valley Solar offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Sun Valley Solar charges an average of $3,556 per kW.
Harmon Electric
Experience: 2
Experience
Experience: 2
Harmon Electric has completed 260 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 7
Harmon Electric offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Harmon Electric charges an average of $3,116 per kW.
Arcadia Solar
Experience: 2
Experience
Experience: 2
Arcadia Solar has completed 202 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 7
Arcadia Solar offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Arcadia Solar charges an average of $3,441 per kW.
Titan Solar Power
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
Titan Solar Power has completed 184 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 7
Titan Solar Power offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Titan Solar Power charges an average of $3,347 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
Solar Topps
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
Solar Topps has completed 161 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 4
Solar Topps offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Solar Topps charges an average of $2,358 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Arizona Solar Solutions
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
Arizona Solar Solutions has completed 182 installations in Phoenix.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 13
Arizona Solar Solutions offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Arizona Solar Solutions charges an average of $3,397 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.

Rebates and Savings

Phoenix AZ residents who switch to solar are eligible for these local, state and federal tax programs.

Program NameProgram TypeAmount
Residential Renewable Energy Tax CreditTax Credit30% before 2020 26% during 2020 22% during 2021
Residential Energy Conservation Subsidy Exclusion (Personal)Tax ExemptionFull rebate amount excluded from taxable income
Solar and Wind Equipment Sales Tax ExemptionSales Tax Exemption100% of sales tax on eligible equipment
Residential Solar and Wind Energy Systems Tax CreditTax Credit25% or $1,000 maximum credit Excess credit may be carried forward for up to five years
Net BillingUtility CreditExcess generated power credited to customer's account, yearly option to roll-over credit or payout
Energy Equipment Property Tax ExemptionProperty Tax ExemptionTax exclusion for 100% of system appraisal
Non-Residential Solar & Wind Tax Credit (Personal)Tax Credit
Phoenix Price Winners
  • Sun Valley Solar
    1st best price
    $14,352.00
    6.8kw
  • Sun Valley Solar
    2nd best price
    $13,156.00
    5.7kw
  • Sun Valley Solar
    3rd best price
    $14,352.00
    6.2kw