Solar Incentives & Rebates

Everything you need to know about Solar Thermal Incentives

Colorado – Net Metering

Incentive Type Net Metering Eligible Technologies Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Wind, Biomass, Hydroelectric, Geothermal Electric, Recycled Energy, Small Hydroelectric, Fuel Cells using Renewable Fuels Applicable Sectors Commercial, Industrial, Residential Applicable Utilities All utilities (except certain small municipal utilities) System Capacity IOU customers: 120% of the customer's average annual consumption. Municipality and co-op customers: 25 kW for non-residential; 10 kW for residential. Aggregate Capacity Limit No limit specified Net Excess Generation Credited to customer's next...

Florida Local Option – Special Districts

Incentive Type  PACE Financing Eligible Technologies  Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind, Biomass, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Hydrogen, Locally determined, Daylighting Applicable Sectors  Commercial, Residential Incentive Amount  None Listed Maximum Incentive None Listed Eligible System Size(s) None Listed Equipment Standards None Listed Installation Standards None Listed Terms  Determined locally More Information Contact: http://www.floridapace.gov/

Florida – JEA – Solar Incentive Program

Incentive Type  Utility Rebate Program Eligible Technologies  Solar Water Heat Applicable Sectors  Commercial, Residential, Schools, (JEA customers only) Incentive Amount  Residential: $800 Commercial: 30% Maximum Incentive Residential: $800 Commercial: $5,000 Eligible System Size(s) None Listed Equipment Standards None Listed Installation Standards None Listed Start Date  April 2002 More Information Contact: Payson Tilden JEA DSM Residential Program Manager 21 W. Church St. Jacksonville, FL 32202 Phone: (904) 665-6187 Phone 2: (904) 665-7383 E-Mail: [email protected] Web Site: http://www.jea.com

California – Sales and Use Tax Exclusion for Advanced Transportation and Alternative Energy Manufacturing Program

Incentive Type  Industry Recruitment/Support Eligible Technologies  Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Landfill Gas, Wind, Biomass, Geothermal Electric, Municipal Solid Waste, "Advanced Transportation", Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Ocean Thermal, Fuel Cells using Renewable Fuels Applicable Sectors  Industrial Incentive Amount 100% exemption Maximum Incentive None Listed Eligible System Size(s) Program budget - $100,000,000 per year Equipment Standards None Listed Installation Standards None Listed Start Date Start Date: 3/24/2010 Expiration Date: 1/1/2021 More Information Contact: Contact: California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority 915 Capitol Mall, Rm...

Colorado – Renewable Energy Standard

Incentive Type Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligible Technologies Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Landfill Gas, Wind, Biomass, Hydroelectric, Geothermal Electric, Recycled Energy, Anaerobic Digestion, Fuel Cells using Renewable Fuels Applicable Sectors Municipal Utility, Investor-Owned Utility, Rural Electric Cooperative, (Only Municipal Utilities Serving 40,000+ customers) Standard Investor-owned utilities: 30% by 2020 Electric cooperatives: 10% by 2020 Municipal utilities serving more than 40,000 customers: 10% by 2020 Technology Minimum Distributed Generation (IOUs only): 3% of...

Florida(Miami-Dade County) – Voluntary Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Program

Incentive Type  PACE Financing Eligible Technologies  Passive Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Wind, Biomass, Hydrogen, Daylighting Applicable Sectors  Commercial, Residential Maximum Term Length  20 years Maximum Incentive Maximum loan: 10% of just value of the property (exceptions may apply) Eligible System Size(s) None Listed Equipment Standards None Listed Installation Standards None Listed Start Date  None Listed More Information Contact: http://www.floridapace.gov/

Florida – Lake Worth Utilities – Residential Solar Water Heating Rebate Program

Incentive Type  Utility Rebate Program Eligible Technologies  Solar Water Heat Applicable Sectors  Residential Incentive Amount  $450 per system Maximum Incentive $450 Rebates must not exceed purchase price Eligible System Size(s) None Listed Equipment Standards All systems must be new equipment Qualifying systems must be certified by the Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) Installation Standards Systems must pass inspection by governing building department Systems must be installed and certified as operational by contractor with valid solar/plumbing license; must be...

Colorado – Renewable Energy Property Tax Assessment

Incentive Type Property Tax Incentive Eligible Technologies Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Wind, Biomass, Geothermal Electric, Small Hydroelectric Applicable Sectors Commercial Incentive Amount Varies depending on rate set annually by the Division of Property Taxation Maximum Incentive None Listed Eligible System Size(s) None Listed Equipment Standards None Listed Installation Standards None Listed Start Date 01/01/2009 More Information Contact: Deb Myer Department of Local Affairs Division of Property Taxation 1313 Sherman Street, #419 Denver, CO 80203 Phone: (303) 866-2682 E-Mail: [email protected] Web Site: http://www.dola.state.co.us/dpt/index.htm

Colorado(City of Boulder) – Solar Access Ordinance

Incentive Type Solar/Wind Access Policy Eligible Technologies Passive Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics Applicable Sectors Residential, Construction Incentive Amount None Listed Maximum Incentive None Listed Eligible System Size(s) None Listed Equipment Standards None Listed Installation Standards None Listed Start Date None Listed More Information Contact: Customer Service City of Boulder Building Services Center P.O. Box 791 1739 Broadway, Third Floor Boulder, CO 80306 Phone: (303) 441-1880 Fax: (303) 441-3241 Web Site:http://www.boulderplandevelop.net      

Florida – Ocala Utility Services – Solar Hot Water Heating Rebate Program

Incentive Type  Utility Rebate Program Eligible Technologies  Solar Water Heat Applicable Sectors  Residential Incentive Amount  $450 per system Maximum Incentive One rebate per account Eligible System Size(s) None Listed Equipment Standards Florida Solar Energy Center Certified solar domestic water heating equipment only. Rebuilt, refurbished, or relocated equipment is not eligible Installation Standards Must be installed by a licensed Florida contractor Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits  Ocala Utility Services More Information Contact: Jean Henning Ocala Utility Services Rebates 201 SE 3rd Street Ocala, FL 34471 Phone: (352)...