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Prices On Solar Modules

Posted by pcanyon (My Page) on
Tue, Aug 22, 06 at 12:47

Solarbuzz lists some low prices on modules in their price research but they don't list supplier names. They quote some low prices in the US down around $4.25 per watt. Does anyone know an installer or supplier who is priced this sharply?

Here is a link that might be useful: Solarbuzz


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RE: Prices On Solar Modules

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Believe those are dealer prices . . not retail. Also; reading further it says the percentage out of all of them that are that low is pretty small. Think you'll find that it applies to smaller, older technology stuff . . . getting "rid" of it so to say. May even be lower quality stuff that isn't covered in glass . . . .

Their US price index says $5.45 is the going rate per watt now . . . .

I put in a system 2 years ago; and it was tough to GET the panels . . . demand was very high then as Europe had some #$$-kicing incentives going . . and was gobbling up much of supply. May not be much different now either; whici is gonna keep prices up . . .

I recently paid just under $5 / watt for a single 120 w panel on Ebay . . . older model / off brand but good quality . .

Bob


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