The average solar panels price for a carport system is about 3.45 per watt to install according to EnergySage. Carport solar panel cost anywhere from $67,275 for a 50kW carport system covering 3,526 all the up to $1,332,800 for a 1,000kW system covering 68,000+ sq. ft. according to Solar Electric Supply. The average system size is about 11.3 kW and the leading brand of solar panels is LG.
According to Big Dog Solar, “a solar carport will cost $3.99 per watt, a rooftop solar system will cost $3.58, and a ground-mount system $3.86. In terms of the percentage need met by each system, Energy Sage estimates that solar carports will meet 88.5%, rooftop solar 90.6%, and ground mount 96.8%”.
The economics of your solar canopy will rely on how much you pay for electricity and the size of your solar system. Solar canopies can help you save even more if your facility uses a lot of electricity when demand charges are at their highest. You can drastically lower your electric bill by using solar energy during those peak hours.
How Much Do Carport Solar Panels Save?
Santa Cruz saves about $73,000 worth of electricity per year and meats about 50% to 74% of the electricity consumption. They will save over $4,000,000 over the next 25 years. Read More
The Santa Barabara County Housing Authority saves about $1,085,000 worth of electricity per year with solar canopies. This meets about 75% to 99% of their electricity usage. The gross cost of their system was $13,800,0000 before their rebates of 4.6m, and a tax credit of 7.2m; making the net cost of their system about $2,650,000. Their return on investment is 40.9%. Read More
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Solar Carports and canopies help reduce your commercial energy costs. Furthermore, they also enhance your commercial real estate value and display your dedication to sustainability.
If you are searching for solar carport installers in Phoenix, Arizona, Alternative Energy can help! Altnerative Energy, LLC is a commercial solar energy company offering professional parking lot solar panel installation in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Fountain Hills, Cave Creek, Care Free, and the entire state of Arizona. Contact us today for an affordable solar carport estimate!