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 Astoria Metro is $4.24, compared to the national average of $4.02 and is decreasing by 23 cents per year. Meanwhile, the average cost of solar panels and installation in Astoria Metro is $17,963.

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

10.6 kW

System Cost


Pay-off Time

18 Years

How Much Could You Save with Solar?

Speak to a top installer and find out today!

Rebates and Savings

Astoria or 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
New Homes Incentive ProgramRebate$200
Net MeteringUtility CreditExcess power credited to customer's next bill and rolled over monthly. Annual excess energy is credited to low-income accounts and absorbed for others.
Renewable Energy Systems ExemptionProperty Tax ExemptionTax exclusion for 100% of system appraisal
Residential Energy Tax CreditState Tax CreditUp to $1,500 tax credit
Solar Electric Incentive ProgramPerformance IncentiveVaries:PGE: $0.30/watt DC, up to $2,100 per home Pacific Power: $0.25/watt DC, up to $1,500 per home
Home Energy Solutions for Existing Homesother