Compare Costs from Top Solar Installers Near You

We reviewed more than 4,509 solar installations and analyzed the performance of 36 installers to find the best solar panel installers in Watsonville,ca.

Vivint
Experience
Experience: 4
Vivint has completed 420 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 13
Vivint offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Vivint charges an average of $4,300 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Watsonville.
Tesla
Experience
Experience: 4
Tesla has completed 1,035 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 19
Tesla offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Tesla charges an average of $4,744 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Watsonville.
Solar Technologies
Experience
Experience: 4
Solar Technologies has completed 276 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 2
Solar Technologies offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Solar Technologies charges an average of $5,089 per kW.
Sunrun
Experience
Experience: 3
Sunrun has completed 129 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 16
Sunrun offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Sunrun charges an average of $3,749 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Allterra Solar
Experience
Experience: 3
Allterra Solar has completed 54 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 5
Allterra Solar offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Allterra Solar charges an average of $4,909 per kW.
PetersenDean
Experience
Experience: 2
PetersenDean has completed 18 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 11
PetersenDean offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
PetersenDean charges an average of $4,245 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.
Canopy Energy
Experience
Experience: 2
Canopy Energy has completed 15 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 4
Canopy Energy offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Canopy Energy charges an average of $5,847 per kW.
Smart Energy Solar
Experience
Experience: 1
Smart Energy Solar has completed 9 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 4
Smart Energy Solar offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Smart Energy Solar charges an average of $4,255 per kW.
Clean Energy Solutions
Experience
Experience: 1
Clean Energy Solutions has completed 9 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 3
Clean Energy Solutions offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Clean Energy Solutions charges an average of $3,895 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
California Solar Systems
Experience
Experience: 1
California Solar Systems has completed 9 installations in Watsonville.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 6
California Solar Systems offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
California Solar Systems charges an average of $4,506 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.

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 Watsonville is $4.28, compared to the national average of $4.02 and is decreasing by 09 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in Watsonville is $23,625.

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

4.4 kW

System Cost

$19,959

Pay-off Time

9 Years

How Much Could You Save with Solar?

Speak to a top installer and find out today!

Rebates and Savings

Watsonville 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
Watsonville Price Winners
  • Semper Solaris
    1st best price
    $16,480.00
    4.9kw
  • Solar Coast Electric
    2nd best price
    $16,126.00
    4.6kw
  • Clean Energy Solutions
    3rd best price
    $16,238.00
    4.4kw