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Utah Solar

Data Current Through:
Q3 2019
Solar Installed (MW):
National Ranking:
11th (26th in 2018)
Enough Solar Installed to Power:
340,361 homes
Percentage of State's Electricity from Solar:
Solar Jobs:
Solar Companies in State:
175 (23 Manufacturers, 85 Installers/Developers, 67 Others)
Total Solar Investment in State:
$2,684.43 million
Prices have fallen
36% over the last 5 years.
Growth Projection and Ranking:
1,567 MW over the next 5 years (ranks 16th)
Number Of Installations:


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Notable Solar Installations in Utah

  • Utah Red Hills Renewable Energy Park was completed in 2016. This photovoltaic project has the capacity to generate 104 MW of electricity -- enough to power over 20,419 Utah homes.5
  • Several large retailers in Utah have gone solar including IKEA, Patagonia and Uinta Brewing Company. IKEA has installed one of the largest such installations with 1 MW of solar capacity at their location in Draper.6
  • At 3 MW, Buckhorn Solar Plant in Paragonah is among the largest solar installations in Utah. This project has enough electric capacity to power more than 589 homes.7  

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

Solar Companies in Utah

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Utah State Solar Policy Resources

Utah Public Utilities Commission – Learn about the governing body that regulates the electricity rates and services of California public utilities

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

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

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

National Renewable Energy Laboratory - Utah

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

Utah Solar Energy Association