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Solar: Atlantic City, NJ

Compare Electricity has developed a solar score for New Jersey to help residents and businesses determine if a solar installation is a viable and cost-effective solution. Atlantic City received a score of 26 which is slightly lower than the average New Jersey score of 30. Being on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic City experiences more clouds than the rest of New Jersey on average. There are also slightly less viable rooftops for solar installation. In order to be viable, a rooftop must be large enough to hold solar panels and be unobstructed from direct sunlight. For more information on Atlantic City's solar score or to get a solar quote, see the graph below.

Solar Score for Atlantic City, NJ

Atlantic City, NJ Solar Score: 41

Compare Electricity has developed a solar score for Atlantic City, NJ residents and businesses of 26/100. 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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At Compare Electricity, we strive to bring you all the latest news and videos on the Atlantic City energy market. In our latest video, we detail energy usage in New Jersey. New Jersey's transportation sector uses the most energy in the state. Even though New Jersey residents use a lot of energy, they are towards the bottom in energy usage per capita due, in part, to many energy-efficiency initiatives the state has in place. For more New Jersey energy usage information, check out our latest video below.


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