Compare Costs from Top Solar Installers Near You

We reviewed more than 4,679 solar installations and analyzed the performance of 111 installers to find the best solar panel installers in Oakland,ca.

Tesla
Experience
Experience: 4
Tesla has completed 990 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 21
Tesla offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Tesla charges an average of $4,474 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in Oakland.
PetersenDean
Experience
Experience: 4
PetersenDean has completed 147 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 13
PetersenDean offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
PetersenDean charges an average of $4,440 per kW.
Super Solar
Experience
Experience: 3
Super Solar has completed 119 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 7
Super Solar offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Super Solar charges an average of $4,168 per kW.
SunPower
Experience
Experience: 3
SunPower has completed 139 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 4
SunPower offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
SunPower charges an average of $4,216 per kW.
Sunrun
Experience
Experience: 2
Sunrun has completed 106 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 10
Sunrun offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Sunrun charges an average of $3,960 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Fidelity Home Energy
Experience
Experience: 2
Fidelity Home Energy has completed 71 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 6
Fidelity Home Energy offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Fidelity Home Energy charges an average of $6,040 per kW.
Vivint
Experience
Experience: 1
Vivint has completed 43 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 12
Vivint offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Vivint charges an average of $4,416 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
Solar Technologies
Experience
Experience: 1
Solar Technologies has completed 41 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 3
Solar Technologies offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Solar Technologies charges an average of $4,227 per kW.
Clean Solar
Experience
Experience: 1
Clean Solar has completed 46 installations in Oakland.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 6
Clean Solar offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Clean Solar charges an average of $3,662 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.

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 Oakland is $4.39, compared to the national average of $4.02 and is decreasing by 25 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in Oakland is $19,068.

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

4.5 kW

System Cost

$19,631

Pay-off Time

8 Years

How Much Could You Save with Solar?

Speak to a top installer and find out today!

Rebates and Savings

Oakland 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
Oakland Price Winners
  • SunWork Renewable Energy Projects
    1st best price
    $8,800.00
    4.0kw
  • Rectify Solar
    2nd best price
    $16,000.00
    5.4kw
  • A1 Guaranteed Heating & Air
    3rd best price
    $15,000.00
    5.0kw