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Solar: Shelton, CT

Compare Electricity has developed a solar score for Shelton, CT to help residents and businesses determine if a solar installation is a viable and cost-effective solution. The solar score is based on a combination of many different factors. An estimated 70% of homes and businesses in Shelton are viable for solar installation. Shelton, CT receives 4.5-5 kWh of sunlight per square mile per day on average which is slightly below the national average but on par with the state's average. The average roof in Connecticut could fit 6.8 kW of solar panels which is slightly larger than the state average. For more information on the solar score for Shelton, see the graph below.

Solar Score for Shelton, CT

Shelton, CT Solar Score: 52

The Solar Score represents how good of a candidate you are for a home solar installation. We take into account a combination of factors specific to your area. Using these factors, we can determine how long it would take for a home solar installation to pay for itself. has received a solar score of . Below is a description for each area of the graph:

    • Red = “Not Viable” meaning a solar installation would not be cost-effective.
    • Yellow = “Viable” meaning a solar installation would pay for itself over time.
    • Green = “Very Viable” meaning a solar installation would pay for itself quickly and has large savings potential.

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