Residential Solar Energy

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The sun will always shine. If you are in Maine or in Arizona, solar energy can still be a solution for you. Government and state solar incentives are at the highest level ever. It is important to know that federal and state incentives are in their infancy right now and at the highest level right now (click here to see incentives in your state). This means, you, as a homeowner, will see the highest return on your money by going solar now. Below is our map to help you identify what your costs and savings will amount to by upgrading your home to solar energy.

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SolarEnergyByZip is a tool for home owners or businesses to easily determine the potential of solar energy for any location in the continental United States. To determine the potential solar energy, fill in the address below. You only need to fill in either the city and state or the zip code. You can also click on the map below to find the solar energy for that location.

Solar Energy for Home Owners

Street: City: State: Zip:
Total Annual
Electric Usage:
(kW) Residential:

* solar energy values provided by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (“NREL”), which is operated by the Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC for the U.S. Department of Energy (“DOE”).