With inflation, rising utility rates, and the cost of electricity it’s never been a better time to go solar in Tulsa. The average energy bill in Oklahoma is $155 and that will only go up in the next few years. Going solar today could change that future outcome.
If you live in Tulsa you remember storms like the ice storm of 2007, or even more recently with the horrible wind storm in June of 2023. These storms left thousands without power, but if you would have had battery back up during these storms you could have lived off of clean energy from your batteries and solar panels for days. Interested in going solar? Let’s find a grid-resilient solution that fits your home’s needs today.
Here’s why we’re one of the most trusted Solar Companies in Tulsa
Our Tulsa solar location continues to serve the Tulsa solar power community with exceptional customer service, top-tier solar panels, and battery backup options to keep the lights on in case of an outage. We exist to help homeowners save money on their energy bills and keep their home powered if the grid goes down. From Midtown to Downtown to Jenks, Bixby, Owasso and beyond we are ready to take on your solar energy project with excellence.
From start to finish, we’re here to help with all your residential solar power installation needs in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Ready to go solar in T-Town? Talk to a solar advisor and get an estimate today.
Home Solar Installation Process
One week. A Solar Power of Oklahoma site survey specialist completes a one-hour assessment of your home. Once complete, you’ll review your project proposal with a consultant and discuss tax credit eligibility with your accountant.
24 hours. You’ll choose your solar system’s size and sign your contract. Solar Power of Oklahoma will draft a project plan set and complete a professional engineering review.
10 — 20 days. Solar Power of Oklahoma will submit a stamped plan set and building and electrical permit application to the necessary Oklahoma energy and regulatory authorities.
One to two days. You’ll schedule a convenient day & time and Solar Power of Oklahoma will order equipment and install your solar system.
One to two weeks. Solar Power of Oklahoma will schedule a meter swap and electrical & building inspections with the necessary Oklahoma energy and regulatory authorities. You’ll provide access for the meter swap and the inspections, which each take about one hour.
One to two weeks. Solar Power of Oklahoma staff will handle any necessary city and municipal permitting from start to finish.
Are solar panels worth it near Tulsa Ok?
In short, yes! Using solar power cuts out your monthly electric bill payments and protects you from rising electric bill costs in the future. Plus, setting up solar panels on your Tulsa home qualifies you for a 30% Federal Solar Tax Credit that will save you even more money.
But that’s not all: According to Zillow, Tulsa homes with solar panels sell for four percent more than homes without solar energy. That translates to a value increase of almost $8,000 on an average home.
When you choose Solar Power of Oklahoma, you may choose to pay for your system upfront or you can finance your system. Once you’ve paid off the loan, you have free renewable energy and money back in your pocket for decades to come.
Tulsa Solar Case Study
Tim’s house is an investment to him and his family. After checking off numerous things on his home improvement list he knew solar was next. Tim looked up multiple Tulsa solar companies, but ultimately chose Solar Power of Oklahoma because of their local presence in town.
As you can see in this image, we make the benefits of residential solar systems pretty clear. Go solar, and pay less on your monthly energy bill. That was the biggest draw for Tim, and now he’ll be seeing cost savings for decades to come.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, solar power reduces your monthly electric cost, can qualify you for the 30% Federal Solar Tax credit, and can add additional value to your home when it comes time to sell.
When installed by Solar Power of Oklahoma, solar panels on flat roofs perform just as efficiently as those on pitched roofs. It’s best to choose experts like those at Solar Power of Oklahoma for your flat roof solar installation. We know there are plenty of flat roofs and even more traditional types of roofs like metal or even a Spanish-style clay roof. We can install solar in Tulsa on any type of roof, guaranteed!
To install a solar energy system on your Oklahoma home, you need to obtain a variety of permits as part of a complex process. We have a great relationship with the City of Tulsa & PSO (Public Service Company) and successfully submit and retain permits and interconnection agreements on a daily basis. We recommend letting Solar Power of Oklahoma navigate the possible pitfalls in the permitting process so you don’t have to.
If your roof needs repairs or replacement, there are options available that don’t prevent you proceeding with your installation by Solar Power of Oklahoma. In Tulsa, OK it is common to replace your roof before getting solar, as solar provides an extra protection layer for your new roof.
Yes. Solar Power of Oklahoma offers a number of battery backup options to keep the lights on in case of an outage. SPO carries a number of battery brands including Tesla, Enphase, EG4, Sol-Ark, ARK, and many more. Contact us to learn more about keeping your lights on during the next Tulsa storm.
According to August 2022 data from the Energy Information Administration, the average monthly electricity bill in Oklahoma is $155.77. The average monthly solar loan bill? $77.70. Also, as a solar owner you can receive credits for sending excess energy generated by your solar panels back to the energy grid. It’s never made more sense to go solar.