Solar Panels in
Big Bear Lake, CA

Updated 1/9/2021

How much do solar panels cost in Big Bear Lake, CA in 2021?

As of January 2021, the average solar panel cost in Big Bear Lake, CA is $3.07/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Big Bear Lake, CA ranges in cost from $3 to $4, with the average gross price for solar in Big Bear Lake, CA coming in at $15,350. After accounting for the 26% Federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and other state and local solar incentives, the net price you'll pay for solar can fall by thousands of dollars.

Importantly, these costs are typical for solar shoppers comparing solar quotes on the EnergySage Marketplace. When you compare quotes for solar panels on EnergySage's competitive solar marketplace, you can expect to see prices up to 20% lower than working with a single solar company.

Average solar panel cost by system size in Big Bear Lake, CA

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $9,210 $6,815
4 kW $12,280 $9,087
5 kW $15,350 $11,359
6 kW $18,420 $13,631
7 kW $21,490 $15,903
8 kW $24,560 $18,174
9 kW $27,630 $20,446
10 kW $30,700 $22,718

2021 average solar panel cost graph in Big Bear Lake, CA

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$3 or less
Market Average
$15,350
Above Market
$4 or more

Solar installation costs do not include the 26% Federal Investment Tax Credit or local incentives. Learn more about local CA incentives, tax credits & rebates.

Payback Period

5.48 Years

20-Year Savings

$110,019

Cost per Watt

$3.07

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