Solar Panels in
Alabama, NY

Updated 9/19/2020

How much do solar panels cost in Alabama, NY in 2020?

As of September 2020, the average solar panel cost in Alabama, NY is $2.82/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Alabama, NY ranges in cost from $11,985 to $16,215, with the average gross price for solar in Alabama, NY coming in at $14,100. 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 Alabama, NY

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $8,460 $6,260
4 kW $11,280 $8,347
5 kW $14,100 $10,434
6 kW $16,920 $12,521
7 kW $19,740 $14,608
8 kW $22,560 $16,694
9 kW $25,380 $18,781
10 kW $28,200 $20,868

2020 average solar panel cost graph in Alabama, NY

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$11,985 or less
Market Average
$14,100
Above Market
$16,215 or more
Note: Showing cost data for Genesee County, NY.

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

Payback Period

9.77 Years

20-Year Savings

$15,910

Cost per Watt

$2.82

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