Interested in solar power in Wyoming? We’ve got you covered. We’ve gathered a ton of stats and tracked down any local installers we could find.
The average Wyoming resident spends about 0.1 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) and uses about 894 kilowatts (kW) per month. With an average month’s electric bill totaling $90.85 it definitely makes sense to see if you can save money on power.
Key Solar Facts – Averaged for Wyoming
Average savings per year: $944.04 ($78.67 per month)
Estimated time for the system to pay for itself: 22 years, 4 months
Is solar worth it in Wyoming? Based on the price of electricity in Wyoming (an average of 0.1 per kW) and medium amounts of sun (5% more than average) compared to other states, solar power is 9% lest cost effective than the rest of the nation.
Our final opinion: solar panels are somewhat recommended in Wyoming.
Solar Panel Installers in Wyoming
No local installers or providers available. See DIY products.
DIY Solar Systems
DIY systems can save you a lot of money – they’re up to 4 times cheaper than professionally-installed systems. Just remember that installing solar panels is not easy. You must know how to mount the panels with the optimum tilt for your area, connect it to your home’s power, and avoid damage to your roof or the panels. This option is recommended only for those who have experience in professional construction.
Solar Power by Month in Wyoming
A 5kW system will save someone in Wyoming about $78.67 on an average month. Wyoming residents will usually generate the most power in July. A breakdown of average solar power and savings per month is below.
|Month||Available kW / meter / day||Estimated savings / month|
Wyoming has a medium amount of solar power to capture – about 4.31 kilowatts per meter per day.
Calculations and Sources
Data based on 175 reporting zip codes in Wyoming. 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.
Get more info on cities in Wyoming
Choose from a city in Wyoming below to see info on solar power panels, installation, provider, and cost effectiveness in your area.
Big Horn, WY
Big Piney, WY
Devils Tower, WY
Elk Mountain, WY
Fe Warren Afb, WY
Fort Bridger, WY
Fort Laramie, WY
Fort Washakie, WY
Four Corners, WY
Granite Canon, WY
Green River, WY
Hawk Springs, WY
Horse Creek, WY
Jay Em, WY
Jeffrey City, WY
La Barge, WY
Lance Creek, WY
Little America, WY
Lost Springs, WY
Mc Kinnon, WY
Medicine Bow, WY
Mountain View, WY
Pine Bluffs, WY
Point Of Rocks, WY
Powder River, WY
Rock River, WY
Rock Springs, WY
Ten Sleep, WY
Teton Village, WY
Tie Siding, WY
Van Tassell, WY
Yellowstone National Park, WY