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Kansas Solar

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Solar Installed (MW):
16.16
National Ranking:
46th (45th in 2017)
State Homes Powered by Solar:
1,703
Percentage of State's Electricity from Solar:
0.01%
Solar Jobs:
538
Solar Companies in State:
41 (6 Manufacturers, 22 Installers/Developers, 11 Others)
Total Solar Investment in State
$36.42 million
Prices have fallen
53% in the last five years
Number Of Installations
893

2017-YIR-KS

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Notable Solar Installations in Kansas

  • Several large retailers in Kansas have gone solar, including IKEA, which has installed one of the largest corporate photovoltaic systems in the state with 730 kW of solar capacity at their location in Merriam.

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

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

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Kansas State Solar Policy Resources

Kansas Public Service Commission - Learn about the governing body that regulates the electricity rates and services of Kansas public utilities

Kansas State Legislature - Track pending legislation affecting solar energy, locate and contact individual legislators, and stay up to date on current legislative issues in Kansas

DISRE Incentives Database – Kansas – Search a public clearinghouse for specific solar energy incentives in Kansas and across the United States

U.S. Energy Information Administration – Kansas State Profile - Explore official energy statistics, including data on electricity supply and demand, from the U.S. government

Footnotes

1All data from SEIA/GTM Research U.S. Solar Market Insight unless otherwise noted: http://www.seia.org/research-resources/us-solar-market-insight

2Energy Information Administration, Electric Power Monthly: http://www.eia.gov/electricity/monthly/#generation

3The Solar Foundation, State Solar Jobs Census: http://www.thesolarfoundation.org/solar-jobs-census/states/

4SEIA, National Solar Database: http://www.seia.org/research-resources/national-solar-database