Compare Costs from Top Solar Installers Near You

We reviewed more than 22,639 solar installations and analyzed the performance of 161 installers to find the best solar panel installers in Bakersfield,ca.

Vivint
Experience
Experience: 4
Vivint has completed 3,665 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 15
Vivint offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Vivint charges an average of $4,216 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Bakersfield.
Tesla
Experience
Experience: 4
Tesla has completed 6,440 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 20
Tesla offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Tesla charges an average of $4,560 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Bakersfield.
Bland Solar & Air
Experience
Experience: 4
Bland Solar & Air has completed 1,700 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 16
Bland Solar & Air offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Bland Solar & Air charges an average of $3,239 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Verengo
Experience
Experience: 3
Verengo has completed 671 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 11
Verengo offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Verengo charges an average of $4,900 per kW.
Sunrun
Experience
Experience: 3
Sunrun has completed 803 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 15
Sunrun offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Sunrun charges an average of $3,711 per kW.
Sun Solar Energy Solutions
Experience
Experience: 2
Sun Solar Energy Solutions has completed 320 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 6
Sun Solar Energy Solutions offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Sun Solar Energy Solutions charges an average of $3,878 per kW.
Pav Solar
Experience
Experience: 1
Pav Solar has completed 160 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 7
Pav Solar offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Pav Solar charges an average of $3,571 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Infinity Energy
Experience
Experience: 1
Infinity Energy has completed 244 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 13
Infinity Energy offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Infinity Energy charges an average of $3,965 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
Horizon Solar Power
Experience
Experience: 1
Horizon Solar Power has completed 265 installations in Bakersfield.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 11
Horizon Solar Power offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Horizon Solar Power charges an average of $4,500 per kW.

Estimate the Cost of Going Solar

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 Bakersfield is $3.81, compared to the national average of $4.02 and is decreasing by 32 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in Bakersfield is $28,271.

What Size is Your Home?

Select the approximate size of your home by the number of bedrooms to see estimates of the system size, cost, and pay-off time:

System Size

4.0 kW

System Cost

$16,427

Pay-off Time

8 Years

How Much Could You Save with Solar?

Speak to a top installer and find out today!

Rebates and Savings

Bakersfield ca 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
California Solar Initiative - Single-Family Affordable Solar Housing (SASH) ProgramRebate$3/W CEC-AC
CEC - New Solar Homes PartnershipRebateAffordable housing: 75% of system cost All other projects: 50% of system cost
Net MeteringUtility CreditExcess generated power credited to customer's next bill at retail rate. After 12-month cycle, customer may opt to roll over credit or receive payment
Property Tax Exclusion for Solar Energy SystemsProperty Tax ExemptionTax exclusion for 100% of system appraisal
Renewable Market Adjusting Tariff (ReMAT)Feed-in Tariff
Bakersfield Price Winners
  • Grable Electric
    1st best price
    $7,200.00
    3.4kw
  • Grable Electric
    2nd best price
    $7,200.00
    3.3kw
  • Grable Electric
    3rd best price
    $7,200.00
    3.2kw