How Many Solar Panels Do I Need? [Quiz]

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Written by Sarah Hancock | Last Updated September 19th, 2019
Sarah Hancock is passionate about green living and sustainability. She frequently writes about renewable energy and manages the Solar blog at BestCompany.com.

When it comes to figuring out how many solar panels you'll need to power your home, several factors should be considered, including monthly energy usage, roof size, sun exposure, and preferred panel type. A professional solar installer can provide you with this information after conducting a free home solar evaluation, or you can take this quiz for an estimate:

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