Find out how much you can save by going solar in South Carolina.
Facts on the South Carolina Solar Industry
Solar Installed: 143.9 MW (106.5 MW in 2016)
National Ranking: 27th (20th in 2016)
State Homes Powered by Solar: 16,000
Percentage of State’s Electricity from Solar:
Solar Jobs and Ranking: 2,772 (27th in 2016)3
Solar Companies in State: 67 companies total; 13 Manufacturers, 37 Installers/Developers, 17 Others
Total Solar Investment in State: $284.72 million ($198.84 million in 2016)
Price Declines: 64% over last 5 years
Growth Projections and Ranking: 1,888 MW over next 5 years (ranks 15th)
Colleton County Solar Farm was completed in 2013 by developer TIG Sun energy. This photovoltaic project has the capacity to generate 3 MW of electricity– enough to power over 325 South Carolina homes.
Several large retailers in South Carolina have gone solar, including Boeing, General Growth Properties and Target. It has installed one of the largest corporate photovoltaic systems in the state with 2 MW of solar capacity at their location in North Charleston. There are so many reasons that solar is becoming an energy option of choice for financially and environmentally savvy consumers and commercial enterprises. Other benefits to consider:
- Reduced electric costs
- Higher resale value for properties
- Investment with guaranteed rate of return that increases as the cost of living goes up
- Guilt free use of electricity for greater comfort, efficiency and convenience
- Contributing to a cleaner, healthier planet.
South Carolina Is going solar!
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