• Annual Savings Per Home Icon
    $1,160
    Annual Savings Per Home
  • Average Installation Cost Icon
    $19,250
    Average Installation Cost
  • Potential Pay-off Time Icon
    9 Years
    Potential Pay-off Time

Solar Energy Installation in Rancho Cucamonga

6.5% of Rancho Cucamonga homes use solar energy

6.5% of Rancho Cucamonga homes use solar powercompared to the U.S. National Solar Adoption Rate of 1.25%

The installation cost in Rancho Cucamonga ranges from $4,885 to $113,500.
Out of 3,827 solar installers in Rancho Cucamonga, most installations are done by SolarCity.
Rancho Cucamonga residents who switch to solar may be eligible for federal and state tax credits, exemptions, and loans.
Most of the Rancho Cucamonga residents who switched to solar chose Kyocera 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 Rancho Cucamonga in 2016 was $4.38, compared to the national average of $4.18 and is decreasing by 18 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in Rancho Cucamonga is $27,500.

What Size is Your Home?

System Size

4.0 kW

System Cost

$18,212

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 3,827 solar installations and analyzed the performance of 124 installers to find the best solar panel installers in Rancho Cucamonga,CA.

Vivint
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
Vivint has completed 177 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 18
Vivint offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Vivint charges an average of $4,284 per kW.
SolarCity
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
SolarCity has completed 692 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 24
SolarCity offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
SolarCity charges an average of $4,963 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Rancho Cucamonga.
Lennar
Experience: 4
Experience
Experience: 4
Lennar has completed 276 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 2
Lennar offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Lennar charges an average of $4,598 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Rancho Cucamonga.
Verengo
Experience: 3
Experience
Experience: 3
Verengo has completed 132 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 19
Verengo offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Verengo charges an average of $3,742 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
SunPower
Experience: 3
Experience
Experience: 3
SunPower has completed 149 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 10
SunPower offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
SunPower charges an average of $4,236 per kW.
Sunrun
Experience: 2
Experience
Experience: 2
Sunrun has completed 113 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 16
Sunrun offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Sunrun charges an average of $3,561 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Horizon Solar
Experience: 2
Experience
Experience: 2
Horizon Solar has completed 124 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 20
Horizon Solar offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Horizon Solar charges an average of $4,129 per kW.
Sungevity
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
Sungevity has completed 81 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 14
Sungevity offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Sungevity charges an average of $3,487 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
PetersenDean
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
PetersenDean has completed 66 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 13
PetersenDean offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
PetersenDean charges an average of $4,243 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
Future Energy Corp
Experience: 1
Experience
Experience: 1
Future Energy Corp has completed 102 installations in Rancho Cucamonga.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 11
Future Energy Corp offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Future Energy Corp charges an average of $5,958 per kW.

Rebates and Savings

Rancho Cucamonga 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
Rancho Cucamonga Price Winners
  • Integrity General Services
    1st best price
    $10,780.00
    4.8kw
  • SunFreedom Solar
    2nd best price
    $12,714.00
    4.0kw
  • Freedom Solar Services
    3rd best price
    $13,440.00
    4.2kw