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Mississippi Solar

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Data Current Through:
Q1 2019
Solar Installed (MW):
235.17
National Ranking:
27th (43rd in 2018)
Enough Solar Installed to Power:
26,484 homes
Percentage of State's Electricity from Solar:
0.54%
Solar Jobs:
770
Solar Companies in State:
20 (5 Manufacturers, 8 Installers/Developers, 7 Others)
Total Solar Investment in State:
$274.82 million
Prices have fallen
34% over the last 5 years.
Growth Projection and Ranking:
349 MW over the next 5 years (ranks 32nd)
Number Of Installations:
300

Mississippi

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Notable Solar Installations in Mississippi

  • SR Houston is among the largest solar projects in Mississippi.  Installed in 2016, this 4 MW projects generates enough electricity to power over 400 homes.5
  • Several large retailers in Mississippi have gone solar including Mississippi Solar, LLC, Roberts Electric and Spencer Pope Farms. Taylor Machine has installed one of the largest such installations at their location in Louisville.6

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

Solar Companies in Mississippi

Looking for a local installer? Use SolarReviews to get company reviews and estimates for solar in your area. You can also view the average costs for installing solar in Mississippi, based on real price data from installed systems and solar quotes.

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Mississippi State Solar Policy Resources

Official SEIA State Affiliate - Gulf States Renewable Energy Industries Association (GSREIA)

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

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

Mississippi Energy Development Office - Find a wide variety of information on state government energy programs, policy, projects, energy-saving strategies and energy-related statistics

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

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

Mississippi Power - Renewable Energy