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|Incentive Type||State Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sectors||Residential, Construction, Multi-Family Residential, Low-Income Residential|
|Incentive Amount||Varies by customer class and system performance|
|Program budget||Up to $425 million over 10 years|
|Eligible System Size(s)||Minimum: 1 kW AC
Maximum: 100% of a home’s expected electrical load
|Equipment requirements||Must use CEC-certified PV modules and inverters.
Systems must be grid-connected.
Inverters and modules must each carry a 10-year warranty.
PV modules must be certified to UL 1703 by a nationally recognized testing laboratory (NRTL)
Inverters must be certified to UL 1741 by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL). They also must have completed the Energy Commission’s required weighted efficiency testing.
|Installation Requirements||Systems must be installed by appropriately licensed California solar contractors
Self-installs are also acceptable
Although not required, installation contractors are encouraged to become certified by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP).
|Start Date||None Listed|
More Information Contact:
Public Information Officer
California Energy Commission
New Solar Homes Partnership
1516 Ninth Street, MS-45
Sacramento, CA 95814-5512
Phone: (800) 555-7794
E-Mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.gosolarcalifornia.ca.gov/nshp/index.html