• Annual Savings Per Home Icon
    $1,131
    Annual Savings Per Home
  • Average Installation Cost Icon
    $18,663
    Average Installation Cost
  • Potential Pay-off Time Icon
    9 Years
    Potential Pay-off Time

Solar Energy Installation in Murrieta

14.3% of Murrieta homes use solar energy

14.3% of Murrieta homes use solar powercompared to the U.S. National Solar Adoption Rate of 1.25%

The installation cost in Murrieta ranges from $4,880 to $99,800.
Out of 5,541 solar installers in Murrieta, most installations are done by SunPower.
Murrieta residents who switch to solar may be eligible for federal and state tax credits, exemptions, and loans.
Most of the Murrieta residents who switched to solar chose AU Optronics 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 Murrieta in 2016 was $4.16, compared to the national average of $4.18 and is decreasing by 26 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in Murrieta is $26,662.

What Size is Your Home?

System Size

3.9 kW

System Cost

$17,815

Pay-off Time

9 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 5,541 solar installations and analyzed the performance of 125 installers to find the best solar panel installers in Murrieta,CA.

Vivint
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
Vivint has completed 266 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 18
Vivint offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Vivint charges an average of $4,514 per kW.
SunPower
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
SunPower has completed 691 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 10
SunPower offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
SunPower charges an average of $4,092 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Murrieta.
SolarCity
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
SolarCity has completed 690 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 24
SolarCity offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
SolarCity charges an average of $5,041 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Murrieta.
Solcius
Experience: 3
Experience
Experience: 3
Solcius has completed 234 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 12
Solcius offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Solcius charges an average of $4,727 per kW.
Lennar
Experience: 3
Experience
Experience: 3
Lennar has completed 230 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 2
Lennar offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Lennar charges an average of $4,103 per kW.
Sunpro Solar
Experience: 2
Experience
Experience: 2
Sunpro Solar has completed 160 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 10
Sunpro Solar offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Sunpro Solar charges an average of $5,165 per kW.
Horizon Solar
Experience: 2
Experience
Experience: 2
Horizon Solar has completed 197 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 20
Horizon Solar offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Horizon Solar charges an average of $3,862 per kW.
Sunrun
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
Sunrun has completed 149 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 16
Sunrun offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Sunrun charges an average of $3,049 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.
Solar Service Center
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
Solar Service Center has completed 145 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 19
Solar Service Center offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Solar Service Center charges an average of $4,683 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
HelioPower
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
HelioPower has completed 153 installations in Murrieta.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 11
HelioPower offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
HelioPower charges an average of $3,868 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.

Rebates and Savings

Murrieta 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
Murrieta Price Winners
  • Sunpro Solar
    1st best price
    $9,778.00
    4.6kw
  • Sunrun
    2nd best price
    $7,067.00
    3.3kw
  • 360 Solar Energy
    3rd best price
    $12,196.00
    4.4kw