A Homeowner’s Guide to South Carolina Solar Panel Installation

We created this homeowner’s solar panel installation guide to assist you in understanding the ins and outs of adding solar panels to your home in South Carolina. Learn the advantages of solar energy, the installation procedure, prospective expenses, potential local and federal subsidies, and purchasing possibilities for SC solar installers.

How to Choose a South Carolina Solar Installer

The top South Carolina solar panel installers are those who are dedicated to giving clients financial independence for a better future and who maintain transparency throughout the entire process. Solar Energy World prides itself on being one of the top-rated, award-winning installation companies in the region for both residential and commercial property owners. But, regardless of who you choose as your South Carolina solar installer, there are a few steps that you’ll want to take to do your due diligence. 

1. Search for a Trusted, Local SC Solar Panel Company

When looking for a South Carolina solar installation company, the first thing to look for is experience. Solar Energy World has been installing residential and commercial solar panels for over 88 years. We serve most areas throughout the entire state of South Carolina.

Solar Energy World stands apart from all other SC solar panel installers because:

  • We’re not a discount retail chain. At Solar Energy World, we guarantee personalized customer service for everyone.
  • We practice what we preach. We run our facility on our own system designed and installed by our own employees.
  • Our customers love us. We’ll let you contact any customer at random for an unbiased, unprepared reference.
  • We have incentive specialists to help with local tax credits & grants, to get you all the benefits you’re entitled to.
  • We install the best panels. Only the highest quality & most efficient solar panels for guaranteed performance.
  • We never send out subcontractors. Our installers are our employees, directly accountable to us.
  • We provide 24/7 monitoring and diagnostics. We’ll install your system and ensure it will always operate optimally.

2. Understand How the South Carolina Solar Panel Installation Process Works

At Solar Energy World, we follow a six-step solar panel installation process to ensure a smooth and successful engagement. We start with a simple cost-benefit analysis and guide you through every part of the process — continuing to provide monitoring and support even after your solar panels are installed. But, don’t take our word for how simple the process is. Hear from other local South Carolinaers on their experience with Solar Energy World. 

3. How Much Do South Carolina Solar Panels Cost?

There are a variety of factors that will impact the total cost of your South Carolina solar panel installation, but on average, SC homeowners spend between $12,500 and $17,000. SC solar rebates, tax credits, and other incentives can be used to help offset the cost by thousands. Typically, a SC solar panel system pays for itself between 6 to 10 years. 

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4. Take Advantage Of South Carolina Solar Incentives For Residents

Our 6 Steps for Success improve our process of installing solar panels at your South Carolina residence:

  1. Solar Panel Cost / Benefit Analysis
  2. Solar Panel Site Assessment
  3. Solar Rebates and Solar Incentives
  4. Solar Panel Installation
  5. Solar Panel System Inspection
  6. Monitor and Support

Explore the details of our 6 Steps to Success here.

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5. What Are the Available Purchase Options for SC Solar Panels?

At this time, South Carolina only offers a purchase option with cash/credit/traditional financing; see below for the fantastic benefits of purchasing a solar panel system!

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Solar Energy World
3029 Horseshoe Lane, Suite B
Charlotte, NC 28208