Owatanna Public Utilities - Solar Rebate Program (Minnesota)
Last modified on December 17, 2014.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Owatanna Public Utilities - Solar Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Residential, Nonprofit, Local Government, State Government, Fed. Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Solar Water Heat, Photovoltaics|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| PV: 1 per watt |
Solar Water Heating: 15 per square foot of collector area
|Eligible System Size||PV: .5 kW - 10 kW|
|Equipment Requirements|| PV: Must be new, UL-listed, in compliance with all applicable performance and safety standards|
Inverters must carry a minimum 5-year warranty
|Installation Requirements|| Systems must be installed by a licensed, qualified professional|
An energy audit must be conducted prior to installation
|Maximum Incentive|| PV: 10,000 |
Solar Water Heating: 1,200
|Program Administrator||Owatanna Public Utilities|
|Date added to DSIRE||2010-09-10|
|Last DSIRE Review||2014-10-08|
|References||DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
Owatanna Public Utilities provides incentives for their residential and commercial customers to install photovoltaic (PV) and solar water heating systems. Qualifying PV systems can earn $1 per watt; eligible solar water heating systems can earn $15 per square foot of collector area.
In order to obtain eligibility, customers must agree to a net-metering and interconnection contract with Owatanna Public Utilities. An energy audit must be performed prior to system installation and results shared with OPU.
Incentives are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. OPU obtains the right to withdraw the program at any time without notice.
Application forms with additional information are available on the program web site.
|Contact Name||Customer Service - OPU|
|Department||Owatonna Public Utilities|
|Address||208 South Walnut Avenue|
|Address 2||PO Box 800|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.