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How Much Do Solar Panels Cost In Delaware

The average price per watt for solar panels will vary from city to city in Delaware. The below pricing represents a range of costs based on an average price per watt of $2.61.

System Size Avg. Cost Per Watt Low-End Price Average Price High-End Price
6 kWs $2.61 $11,745.00 $15,660.00 $19,575.00
8 kWs $2.61 $15,660.00 $20,880.00 $26,100.00
10 kWs $2.61 $19,575.00 $26,100.00 $32,625.00
12 kWs $2.61 $23,490.00 $31,320.00 $39,150.00
14 kWs $2.61 $27,405.00 $36,540.00 $45,675.00
16 kWs $2.61 $31,320.00 $41,760.00 $52,200.00

Keep in mind, the prices above are based on the average price per watt across all of Delaware. The real cost per watt may be higher or lower in your city.

Delaware Solar Panel Rebates

In addition to the Federal Solar Tax Credit, you might be surprised to know that there are currently at least 29 rebates available in the State of Delaware. Click the link below to see all of the solar panel rebates available in your state.

  • At Least 29 Solar Rebates
  • Get Federal Tax Credits & Delaware Solar Rebates
  • Save Thousands Of Dollars On Solar Panels In Delaware
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Delaware Solar Panels By City

Cities In Delaware Where Solar Is Booming

Homeowners in Delaware are saving huge on solar panels with solar tax credits. Find out more about how you can eliminate your energy bills, improving the value of your home, and make Delaware a little more green. Check out some of the cities where solar panels are popular in Delaware below.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Common Questions About Solar Panels In Delaware

    Still have questions about getting solar panels installed at your home or property in Delaware? Browse some of our most common questions and answers below.

    How Is Solar Energy Produced?

    When the photons in sunlight hit the atoms in your solar panel, electrons can be kicked loose. Solar panels are designed to collect these disassociated electrons and store them in a battery to power your home and electronics.

    How much do solar panels weigh?

    The average solar panel weighs about 40 pounds. This will add about 2.8 pounds per square foot to pitched roofs, and about 5 pounds per square foot for flat roofs.

    How do solar panels work?

    Solar panels, or solar photovoltaic panels, transform sunlight into usable energy by converting the light into an electric field that then flows into a conductive wire.  The conductive wire flows into the inverter which then transforms the electricity to an alternating current which can then be used to power a property.

    You can read our full article about how solar panels work here.

    What is the best way to clean solar panels?

    In most cases, your solar panels will get a good cleaning every time it rains. However, if you’re in an area that doesn’t get rain very often, you can use a garden hose, a large sponge, and mild dish soap to clean your solar panels. Never use harsh chemicals, pressure washers, or any abrasives that might scratch the surface of your panels. Many solar panel installation companies will also offer inexpensive panel cleaning and maintenance.

    How much does it cost to lease solar panels?

    The cost to lease a solar panel system depends on many factors including your location, your credit, and the size of system you will need, but the average ranges from about $75 – $250 per month. The best way to find out is to speak to a solar panel installer in your area. Click here to start an online solar panel quote now.

    How do you clean solar panels?

    In most cases, cleaning your solar panels isn’t really necessary. They get a great rinse off every time it rains. However, if you live in a dry state you may need to clean them from time to time. It’s generally advised that you hire a professional to do this so that you don’t do any unintended damage to your solar panels. However, if you plan to do it yourself, it’s not all that difficult. All you really need is a hose, a good brush, and some patience. Make sure to take your time and gently, but thoroughly scrub the panels until all the dirt and debris is removed.

    How much does it cost to clean solar panels?

    The prices range greatly depending on the size of the solar panel system that needs cleaning, the panel’s location, and the angle of your roof. The harder it is to get up to and reach your panels the more you can expect to pay. In general, costs can range from $20 – $30 per panel, but will depend on the specific company you contract.

    Things To Know About Delaware

    Delaware, also known as the Diamond State; First State; Small Wonder, ranks number 46 overall for population. It has seen a population growth of 10.20% since 2010. The percentage of homeownership in Delaware is a whopping 74.7%! This means that 74.7% of the 989,948 people in Delaware are potentially elligible to install solar panels at their home. Click here to find out if you're elligible for solar panels. A few fun facts about the state of Delaware: 1) it is actually the home of The first log cabins in North America, built in 1683 by Swedish immigrants, and number 2, the state motto is "Liberty and Independence".

    Delaware has a total area of 1,948.54 square miles of which 78.29% is land. The average elevation in Delaware is 60 feet with the highest point being Ebright Road, Del.?Pa. state line at an elevation of 448 feet. The lowest point in Delaware is Atlantic Ocean. This type of landscape is generally advantageous for solar panels.

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