Solar: Houston, TX
Compare Electricity has developed a solar score for Texas 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. Houston received a solar score of 59 which is the same as the state average. Houston is located in the southwestern part of the state, a region that receives more sunlight than the national average. However, the region is also prone to inclement weather off the Gulf of Mexico. Houston has a large average roof size of 663 sqft. This means that more solar capacity can potentially be installed. For more information and for a solar quote, see the solar score below.
Solar Score for Houston, TX
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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