Focus on Energy - Commercial Solar Space-Heating Grant (WPS Customers Only) (Wisconsin)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Wisconsin

Name Focus on Energy - Commercial Solar Space-Heating Grant (WPS Customers Only)
Incentive Type State Grant Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Nonprofit, Schools, Local Government, State Government, Fed. Government, Institutional
Eligible Technologies Solar Space Heat
Active Incentive No

Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Solar Space-Heating Feasibility: 50%

Solar Space Heating: 25% for tax-paying entities, 35% for nonprofits
, plus 100% for monitoring equipment









Expiration Date 2010-12-31






Maximum Incentive Solar Space-Heating Feasibility: 10,000

Solar Space-Heating: 45,000 plus 5,000 for monitoring equipment











Program Administrator Wisconsin Energy Conservation Corporation
Website http://www.focusonenergy.com/General/wps/solar_spaceheating.aspx
Date added to DSIRE 2010-08-24
Last DSIRE Review 2010-09-09



References DSIRE[1]


Summary

Focus on Energy (FOE) and Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) are partnering to offer solar space-heating grants for feasibility studies and installations. Commercial projects undertaken by businesses, organizations, institutions, and government facilities are eligible.

The Commercial Solar Space-Heating Feasibility Study Grant offers grants for 50% of study activities using solar energy systems for space and/or reheat applications. Individual grants are limited to $10,000 and are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. The studies should explore costs and benefits of solar space-heating, best technologies and designs, and technical, economic, and regulatory issues.

The Commercial Solar Space-Heating Grant offers grants for solar air collectors and commercial re-heat systems. The grant will provide up to 25% of the installed project costs, or 35% for nonprofits. Both types of applicants are limited to $45,000. The grants will also cover 100% of the cost of monitoring equipment, up to $5,000. Grants will be awarded to applicants whose sites are ideal sites for installation and monitoring.

Applications should be submitted to Focus on Energy will not be accepted after December 31, 2010.


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"

Rebates Grants Solar Space Heating Incentives

SSH Commercial % Max 25%
SSH Non-profit % Max 35%






SSH Commercial Max $ $45,000
SSH Non-profit Max $ $45,000


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]

References

  1.  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"