How Much Solar Do I Need?

How much solar will you want to power your business? The size of your solar installation will depend on your energy usage, the physical space you have available for solar, and how much of your usage you want to cover with solar power.  You will want to work with a solar installer to find the system size that is best for your business, but you can use these common system sizes to estimate the range you'll want to consider.

System Size:

Footprint (square feet):

About the size of...

Produces enough electricity for:

10 KW



A backyard pool

1.4 average Utah homes

50 KW


 A large house


7+ average Utah homes

500 KW


 3/4 of an acre


75 average Utah homes

2 MW


football field

1.5 football fields


300+ average Utah homes



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