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Alabama Solar

Data Current Through:
Q2 2018
Solar Installed (MW):
National Ranking:
24th (18th in 2017)
State Homes Powered by Solar:
Percentage of State's Electricity from Solar:
Solar Jobs:
Solar Companies in State:
36 (5 Manufacturers, 16 Installers/Developers, 15 Others)
Total Solar Investment in State
$287.65 Million
Prices have fallen
47% over the last 5 years
Growth Projection and Ranking:
302 MW over the next 5 years (ranks 30th)
Number Of Installations


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Notable Solar Installations in Alabama

  • River Bend Solar was completed in 2016. This photovoltaic project has the capacity to generate 75 MW of electricity -- enough to power over 6,995 Alabama homes.5
  • Toyota is one of the first major corporations to get involved in Alabama with their project in Huntsville.6

Check out our Major Solar Projects List for more notable installations.

Solar Companies in Alabama

Looking for a local installer? Use the SEIA EnergySage Marketplace to compare quotes and find companies in your area.

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1All data from SEIA/GTM Research U.S. Solar Market Insight unless otherwise noted:

2Energy Information Administration, Electric Power Monthly:

3The Solar Foundation, State Solar Jobs Census:

4SEIA, National Solar Database:

5SEIA, Major Solar Projects List: