Solar Panels in
Chelsea, MI

Updated 11/27/2021

How much do solar panels cost in Chelsea, MI in 2021?

As of December 2021, the average solar panel cost in Chelsea, MI is $3.40/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Chelsea, MI ranges in cost from $14,450 to $19,550, with the average gross price for solar in Chelsea, MI coming in at $17,000. 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 Chelsea, MI

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $10,200 $7,548
4 kW $13,600 $10,064
5 kW $17,000 $12,580
6 kW $20,400 $15,096
7 kW $23,800 $17,612
8 kW $27,200 $20,128
9 kW $30,600 $22,644
10 kW $34,000 $25,160

2021 average solar panel cost graph in Chelsea, MI

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$14,450 or less
Market Average
Above Market
$19,550 or more

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

Payback Period

11.27 Years

20-Year Savings


Cost per Watt


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