Compare Costs from Top Solar Installers Near You

We reviewed more than 7,489 solar installations and analyzed the performance of 69 installers to find the best solar panel installers in San Francisco,ca.

Tesla
Experience
Experience: 4
Tesla has completed 1,373 installations in San Francisco.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 21
Tesla offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Tesla charges an average of $4,999 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in San Francisco.
Skytech Solar
Experience
Experience: 4
Skytech Solar has completed 645 installations in San Francisco.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 9
Skytech Solar offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
Skytech Solar charges an average of $3,390 per kW.
Low Cost
Low Cost
Bottom 25% for price -- Perfect for homeowners on a budget.
Luminalt Energy
Experience
Experience: 4
Luminalt Energy has completed 930 installations in San Francisco.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 8
Luminalt Energy offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 4
Luminalt Energy charges an average of $5,756 per kW.
Local Expert
Local Expert
This seasoned pro specializes in San Francisco.
Occidental Power
Experience
Experience: 3
Occidental Power has completed 500 installations in San Francisco.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 9
Occidental Power offers panels from 3 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Occidental Power charges an average of $4,513 per kW.
Sunrun
Experience
Experience: 2
Sunrun has completed 129 installations in San Francisco.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 10
Sunrun offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
Sunrun charges an average of $4,229 per kW.
SunPower
Experience
Experience: 1
SunPower has completed 97 installations in San Francisco.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 4
SunPower offers panels from 1 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 2
SunPower charges an average of $4,252 per kW.
Sun Light & Power
Experience
Experience: 1
Sun Light & Power has completed 90 installations in San Francisco.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 8
Sun Light & Power offers panels from 2 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 3
Sun Light & Power charges an average of $4,767 per kW.
Product Variety
Product Variety
In the top 25% for panel variety -- A great resource for custom options.
All Bay Solar
Experience
Experience: 1
All Bay Solar has completed 85 installations in San Francisco.
Panel Variety
Panel Variety: 11
All Bay Solar offers panels from 4 different manufacturers.
Cost
Cost: 1
All Bay Solar charges an average of $3,949 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 San Francisco is $4.84, compared to the national average of $4.02 and is decreasing by 17 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in San Francisco is $21,640.

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

5.0 kW

System Cost

$23,578

Pay-off Time

9 Years

How Much Could You Save with Solar?

Speak to a top installer and find out today!

Rebates and Savings

San Francisco 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
San Francisco Price Winners
  • Lminalt
    1st best price
    $12,958.00
    5.6kw
  • Skytech Solar
    2nd best price
    $10,973.00
    4.6kw
  • Skytech Solar
    3rd best price
    $11,200.00
    4.6kw