How Much Does it Cost to Install Solar in Hilo?

$185 Cheap
$201 Great Price
$217 Costly
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The cost of solar installation Hilo has reduced dramatically significantly in the past several years. This trend is even expected to go on in the coming years as more homeowners are getting Hilo solar installation in their homes. The demand for solar power homes increased prompting more companies to manufacture and distribute high-quality solar components, at a slower rate because of tight competition. An average 5KW solar installation Hilo can cost you around $185 to install. In already include the panels, labor, connections and other miscellaneous fees. Many states offer rebates and incentives for homeowners who has Hilo solar panels in their home. To know the real cost of your installation, subtract the incentives and a solar federal tax break. For a 5KW solar installation Hilo, you can get a rebate amounting to $3700. Now, subtract the 30 percent federal solar tax, and that is equivalent to another $217 that will be deducted from your original investment cost. Overall, your 5KW Hilo solar installation is estimated to cost you $163 . Now that is almost half of the original cost and huge saving.

Estimated final cost for solar installation

Item Quantity Fair Price
Solar Light Fixture Cost 1 Fixture $28.23
Solar Light Fixture Labor 2 Hours $160.57
Solar Light Fixture Job Materials and Supplies 1 Fixture $12.90
Totals - Cost to Install Solar Lighting - 1 Fixture $201.69
Average Cost Per Fixture $201.69

Is it really possible to reduce my electric bill to zero because of solar installation Hilo?

Yes. There are instances that solar systems produce more electricity that can be used in a month, bringing the electricity cost to $0. However, you may still pay minimal connection fees to keep connected to the electric grid.

How many solar panels will I need to install to cover the whole cost of my electric bill in Hilo?

The number of solar panels by how your monthly energy consumption. A panel can produce 250 to 300 W so to produce 5 KW of electricity, you will need to install 20 solar panels.

If I move from my current home that has a solar installation, should I remove the solar panels?

No! A solar installation can add value to your home. If you're planning to sell it, you might be surprised at how easily you will be able to sell it.

Find the Best Costs on Solar Installation - Hilo, 96720

The primary reason why people tend to hold back from getting solar installation Hilo is the intimidating price. However, in the long run, you will earn the benefits of getting one because the solar installation will eventually pay for itself. The savings that you will get are not in cold hard cash but in lower utility bills and tax incentives from your state. Typically, the more money you spend paying for your current energy consumption is the same amount of money that you will save when you get Hilo solar installation. To explain further, for every $163 you pay monthly for your electricity bill, it is equivalent to a 1 KW solar panel. If you pay $163 for your electricity bill monthly, you will have to get a 5KW solar installation to cover your expense. A 5KW solar installation can cost you $185 to $217.

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Solar Energy Companies available in your area

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    Cano Electric

    Rating: 71
    308 Kamehameha Ave. 
    HiloHI  96720
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    Hawaiian Solar & Plumbing

    Rating: 62
    HiloHI  96720
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    Alternative Energy Resources Inc

    Rating: 63
    14 Holomua St. 
    HiloHI  96720
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    REC Solar

    Rating: 67
    HiloHI  96720
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    REC Solar

    Rating: 62
    HiloHI  96720
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    808 Plumbing

    Rating: 60
    HiloHI  96720