Residential solar power system prices – August 2017

Residential solar power system prices – August 2017

The tables below show average solar power system prices for August 2017 including complete system purchase and installation and the price per kW for solar electricity generation.

Average solar PV system prices for August 2017

State1.5kW2kW3kW4kW5kW10kW
SA $2,790 $3,246 $4,055 $4,811 $5,618 $12,705
QLD $3,022 $3,501 $4,222 $5,134 $6,204 $13,318
ACT $2,920 $3,499 $4,480 $5,245 $6,230 $13,578
NT $5,848 $6,648 $8,098 $9,553 $12,485 $15,700
TAS $3,299 $3,812 $4,994 $5,959 $6,977 $14,496
VIC $3,347 $3,717 $4,636 $5,149 $5,990 $13,531
NSW $2,724 $3,324 $4,058 $4,651 $5,391 $12,323
WA $2,449 $2,716 $3,633 $4,073 $4,733 $12,776
Average $3,300 $3,808 $4,772 $5,572 $5,878 $13,553

Solar PV System Prices per Watt August 2017

All prices in the table below include the federal STC incentive which installers ordinarily include in final system prices. GST is also included.

Location1.5kW2.0kW3.0kW4.0kW5.0kW10kW
Sydney NSW $1.79 $1.60 $1.29 $1.13 $1.04 $1.22
Canberra ACT $2.01 $1.72 $1.40 $1.29 $1.19 $1.35
Darwin NT $3.90 $3.32 $2.57 $2.30 $2.45 $1.72
Melbourne VIC $2.08 $1.78 $1.45 $1.23 $1.14 $1.34
Hobart TAS $2.10 $1.89 $1.59 $1.47 $1.35 $1.44
Adelaide SA $1.88 $1.61 $1.30 $1.16 $1.08 $1.26
Perth WA $1.56 $1.27 $1.16 $0.98 $0.92 $1.26
Brisbane QLD $1.93 $1.70 $1.36 $1.25 $1.20 $1.32
Average $1.91 $1.65 $1.36 $1.22 $1.13 $1.31

The information used in these tables is taken from the SolarChoice.net.au website.