Solar Power Panels in Utah: Costs, Companies, and ROI

UtahInterested in solar power in Utah? We’ve got you covered. We’ve gathered a ton of stats and tracked down any local installers we could find.

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The average Utah resident spends about 0.1 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) and uses about 798 kilowatts (kW) per month. With an average month’s electric bill totaling $82.79 it definitely makes sense to see if you can save money on power.

Key Solar Facts – Averaged for Utah

Average savings per year: $1055.1 ($87.93 per month)

Estimated time for the system to pay for itself: 20 years, 0 months

Is solar worth it in Utah? Based on the price of electricity in Utah (an average of 0.1 per kW) and very high amounts of sun (15% more than average) compared to other states, solar power  is 1% more cost effective than the rest of the nation.

Our final opinion: solar panels are somewhat recommended in Utah.

Solar Panel Installers in Utah

No local installers or providers available. See DIY products.

DIY Solar Systems

ProviderDescriptionMore info
CostcoDIY Solar panel kits from Costco are surprisingly affordable and easy to install. Recommended for experts and researchers only.Visit site
Solar DirectSolar Direct offers plenty of products, including batteries. Installation is available if you want it.Visit site
Local providers coming soonWe're in the process of adding new solar providers by state. Check back soon!

Solar Power by Month in Utah

A 5kW system will save someone in Utah about $87.93 on an average month. Utah residents will usually generate the most power in June. A breakdown of average solar power and savings per month is below.

Month Available kW / meter / day Estimated savings / month
Jan  3.96  61.06
Feb  4.43  68.38
Mar  5.83  89.94
Apr  6.22  95.96
May  6.57  101.35
Jun  6.73  103.76
Jul  6.69  103.25
Aug  6.63  102.33
Sep  6.71  103.57
Oct  6.01  92.7
Nov  4.8  74.01
Dec  3.81  58.78

Utah has a very high amount of solar power to capture – about 5 kilowatts per meter per day.

Calculations and Sources

Data based on 287 reporting zip codes in Utah. Stats above assume a 32 square meter (345 square foot) standard-efficiency (15%) 5 kW system costing $21,000 out of pocket. Costs vary, but are generally lower due to federal and local government incentives.

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Choose from a city in Utah below to see info on solar power panels, installation, provider, and cost effectiveness in your area.

Alpine, UT
Altamont, UT
Alton, UT
Altonah, UT
American Fork, UT
Annabella, UT
Antimony, UT
Aurora, UT
Axtell, UT
Beaver, UT
Beryl, UT
Bicknell, UT
Bingham Canyon, UT
Blanding, UT
Bluebell, UT
Bluff, UT
Boulder, UT
Bountiful, UT
Brian Head, UT
Brigham City, UT
Bryce, UT
Cache Junction, UT
Cannonville, UT
Castle Dale, UT
Cedar City, UT
Cedar Valley, UT
Centerfield, UT
Centerville, UT
Central, UT
Chester, UT
Circleville, UT
Cisco, UT
Clarkston, UT
Clawson, UT
Clearfield, UT
Cleveland, UT
Coalville, UT
Collinston, UT
Corinne, UT
Cornish, UT
Croydon, UT
Dammeron Valley, UT
Delta, UT
Deweyville, UT
Draper, UT
Duchesne, UT
Duck Creek Village, UT
Dugway, UT
Dutch John, UT
Eagle Mountain, UT
East Carbon, UT
Echo, UT
Eden, UT
Elberta, UT
Elmo, UT
Elsinore, UT
Emery, UT
Enterprise, UT
Ephraim, UT
Escalante, UT
Eureka, UT
Fairview, UT
Farmington, UT
Fayette, UT
Ferron, UT
Fielding, UT
Fillmore, UT
Fort Duchesne, UT
Fountain Green, UT
Fruitland, UT
Garden City, UT
Garland, UT
Garrison, UT
Glendale, UT
Glenwood, UT
Goshen, UT
Grantsville, UT
Green River, UT
Greenville, UT
Greenwich, UT
Grouse Creek, UT
Gunlock, UT
Gunnison, UT
Hanksville, UT
Hanna, UT
Hatch, UT
Heber City, UT
Helper, UT
Henefer, UT
Henrieville, UT
Herriman, UT
Hildale, UT
Hill Afb, UT
Hinckley, UT
Honeyville, UT
Hooper, UT
Howell, UT
Huntington, UT
Huntsville, UT
Hurricane, UT
Hyde Park, UT
Hyrum, UT
Ivins, UT
Jensen, UT
Joseph, UT
Junction, UT
Kamas, UT
Kanab, UT
Kanarraville, UT
Kaysville, UT
Kingston, UT
Koosharem, UT
La Sal, UT
La Verkin, UT
Lake Powell, UT
Laketown, UT
Lapoint, UT
Layton, UT
Lehi, UT
Levan, UT
Lewiston, UT
Lindon, UT
Loa, UT
Logan, UT
Lyman, UT
Lynndyl, UT
Magna, UT
Manila, UT
Manti, UT
Mantua, UT
Mapleton, UT
Marysvale, UT
Mayfield, UT
Mendon, UT
Mexican Hat, UT
Midvale, UT
Midway, UT
Milford, UT
Millville, UT
Minersville, UT
Moab, UT
Modena, UT
Mona, UT
Monroe, UT
Montezuma Creek, UT
Monticello, UT
Monument Valley, UT
Morgan, UT
Moroni, UT
Mount Carmel, UT
Mount Pleasant, UT
Mountain Home, UT
Myton, UT
Neola, UT
Nephi, UT
New Harmony, UT
Newton, UT
North Salt Lake, UT
Oak City, UT
Oakley, UT
Ogden, UT
Orangeville, UT
Orderville, UT
Orem, UT
Panguitch, UT
Paradise, UT
Paragonah, UT
Park City, UT
Park Valley, UT
Parowan, UT
Payson, UT
Peoa, UT
Pine Valley, UT
Pleasant Grove, UT
Plymouth, UT
Portage, UT
Price, UT
Providence, UT
Provo, UT
Randlett, UT
Randolph, UT
Redmond, UT
Richfield, UT
Richmond, UT
Riverside, UT
Riverton, UT
Rockville, UT
Roosevelt, UT
Roy, UT
Rush Valley, UT
Saint George, UT
Salem, UT
Salina, UT
Salt Lake City, UT
Sandy, UT
Santa Clara, UT
Santaquin, UT
Saratoga Springs, UT
Scipio, UT
Sevier, UT
Sigurd, UT
Smithfield, UT
Snowville, UT
South Jordan, UT
Spanish Fork, UT
Spring City, UT
Springdale, UT
Springville, UT
Sterling, UT
Stockton, UT
Summit, UT
Sunnyside, UT
Syracuse, UT
Tabiona, UT
Talmage, UT
Teasdale, UT
Thompson, UT
Tooele, UT
Toquerville, UT
Torrey, UT
Tremonton, UT
Trenton, UT
Tridell, UT
Tropic, UT
Vernal, UT
Vernon, UT
Veyo, UT
Virgin, UT
Wales, UT
Wallsburg, UT
Washington, UT
Wellington, UT
Wellsville, UT
Wendover, UT
West Jordan, UT
Whiterocks, UT
Willard, UT
Woodruff, UT
Woods Cross, UT