Compare Costs from Top Solar Installers Near You

We reviewed more than 4,664 solar installations and analyzed the performance of 117 installers to find the best solar panel installers in Carlsbad,ca.

Tesla
Experience
Experience: 4
Tesla has completed 570 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 16
Tesla offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Tesla charges an average of $4,838 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Carlsbad.
Sullivan Solar Power
Experience
Experience: 4
Sullivan Solar Power has completed 266 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 6
Sullivan Solar Power offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Sullivan Solar Power charges an average of $4,508 per kW.
Baker Electric
Experience
Experience: 4
Baker Electric has completed 422 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 18
Baker Electric offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Baker Electric charges an average of $3,597 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Carlsbad.
Stellar Solar
Experience
Experience: 3
Stellar Solar has completed 250 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 6
Stellar Solar offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Stellar Solar charges an average of $3,562 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Horizon Solar Power
Experience
Experience: 3
Horizon Solar Power has completed 99 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 16
Horizon Solar Power offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Horizon Solar Power charges an average of $3,874 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
SunPower
Experience
Experience: 2
SunPower has completed 88 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 4
SunPower offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
SunPower charges an average of $4,301 per kW.
Solar Watt Solutions
Experience
Experience: 2
Solar Watt Solutions has completed 73 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 9
Solar Watt Solutions offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Solar Watt Solutions charges an average of $3,676 per kW.
Solare Energy
Experience
Experience: 1
Solare Energy has completed 71 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 10
Solare Energy offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Solare Energy charges an average of $3,755 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
Natural Energy
Experience
Experience: 1
Natural Energy has completed 72 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 7
Natural Energy offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Natural Energy charges an average of $3,946 per kW.
Home Unplugged
Experience
Experience: 1
Home Unplugged has completed 63 installations in Carlsbad.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 7
Home Unplugged offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Home Unplugged charges an average of $3,336 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.

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 Carlsbad is $4.00, 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 Carlsbad is $22,533.

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

4.3 kW

System Cost

$15,907

Pay-off Time

7 Years

How Much Could You Save with Solar?

Speak to a top installer and find out today!

Rebates and Savings

Carlsbad 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
Carlsbad Price Winners
  • REC Solar Commercial
    1st best price
    $7,459.00
    3.7kw
  • Generation 819
    2nd best price
    $10,000.00
    4.8kw
  • Allied Energy Incl
    3rd best price
    $10,500.00
    4.4kw