Solar: Portsmouth, NH
Compare Electricity has developed a solar score for New Hampshire 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. Portsmouth received a solar score of 19 which is much lower than the New Hampshire state average of 25. Only an estimated 48% of homes and businesses in Portsmouth are viable for a solar energy installation. Meaning, they have a rooftop capable of holding solar panels and are unobstructed from the sun. The region does not receive as much sunlight as the national average. Overall, a solar installation in Portsmouth would not be cost-effective. However, by filling out a solar quote you can fid out if your address is viable.
Solar Score for Portsmouth, NH
Compare Electricity has developed a solar score for New Hampshire residents and businesses of 19/100. The score is based on on a combination of factors including how much sun the area receives, roof space and obstacles that may obstruct the sun, electricity generation needed to be cost-effective, and more. Here is a description of each section of the solar score 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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