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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 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.

    How many solar panels do you need to power a house?

    Typically, an average-sized house will need 20 to 25 solar panels. However, depending on the size of the house, the sun exposure, where you live, and how much energy you consume, you could need more.

    How long does it take to break even on solar panels?

    The time it takes to break even on your solar panel investment will depend on a number of things including the total cost for your system, whether you’re financing or you buy outright, and several other factors. However, the typical time range to break even is about 8 to 11 years for most residential solar panel systems.

    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 much do solar panels cost?

    When it comes to the all-in price of installing solar panels, several factors can have an impact. Some of the most common factors that affect the pricing of solar panel installation are the type of solar panels you’re using, the number of solar panels you’re installing, your roof type, and interconnection costs. You can learn more about solar panel costs in this resource.

    Do Solar Panels Create Power On Cloudy Days?

    Solar Panels still produce some electricity during cloudy days from indirect and UV light, but their production is reduced to around 15-30% of what they would create in direct sunlight.

    How many solar panels can I fit on my roof?

    On average, you can fit about 25 to 28 solar panels for every 500 square feet of roof space. However, in some cases, homeowners will not be able to utilize the entire roof space due to shading or roof grade.

    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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