California (City of Palo Alto Utilities) – Solar Water Heating ProgramavwFm87mDz
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Solar Water Heat|
|Applicable Sectors||Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Multi-Family Residential, New Construction or Retrofit applications are eligible|
|Incentive Amount||Single-family residential gas-displacing systems: $18.59 per therm displaced
Single-family residential electricity or propane-displacing systems: $$0.54 per kWh displaced
Multi-family and commercial gas-displacing systems: $14.53 per therm displaced
Single-family residential electricity or propane-displacing systems: $$0.42 per kWh displaced
|Maximum Incentive||Single-family residential gas-displacing systems: $2,719
Single-family residential electricity or propane-displacing systems: $1,834
|Eligible System Size(s)||None Listed|
|Equipment Requirements||Single-family residential: Systems must have SRCC OG-300 certification.
Larger projects: Collectors must have SRCC OG-100 certification.
All systems must have a minimum of a 10-year manufacturer’s performance warranty to protect against defects and 15 percent degradation.
All systems must have a minimum 10-year performance warranty to protect the purchaser against more than a 15 percent degradation of system performance over the 10-year period that may occur as a result of faulty installation.
All systems must have a minimum 1-year warranty on installation labor and workmanship not otherwise covered by the manufacturer’s performance warranty.
|Installation Requirements||Systems must be installed by a contractor with an active A, B, c-4, C-36 or C-46 license. Self-installers are not required to be licensed, but must attend a one-day training workshop. Contractors are also required to attend the one-day training workshop.|
More Information Contact:
City of Palo Alto Utilities SWH Program
c/o California Center for Sustainable Energy
8690 Balboa Ave, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92123
Phone: (866) 611-CPAU
Fax: (858) 244-1178
E-Mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/SWH