SMUD - PV Residential Retrofit Buy-Down (California)
Last modified on December 17, 2014.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||SMUD - PV Residential Retrofit Buy-Down|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| 0.20/watt AC. |
Incentive is adjusted based on expected performance. The incentive can be paid directly to the customer or to the installer.
|Eligible System Size||10 kW|
|Program Administrator||Sacramento Municipal Utility District|
|Date added to DSIRE||2005-01-26|
|Last DSIRE Review||2014-11-14|
|References||DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
SMUD offers an incentive of $0.20 per watt (W) AC to residential customers who install grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) systems. All systems must be permitted and installed by B, C-10, or C-46 contractors. The incentive will be adjusted based on expected system performance, which is affected by factors such as inverter efficiency, orientation, tilt and shading. An incentive calculator can be accessed at https://smud.powerclerk.com/.
The incentive can be paid directly to the customer or the installer. PV equipment listed on the CEC Approved Equipment list is eligible for incentives: http://www.gosolarcalifornia.org/equipment/pv_modules.php and http://www.gosolarcalifornia.org/equipment/inverters.php.
Visit the program web site for more details.
|Contact Name||Brent Sloan|
|Department||Sacramento Municipal Utility District|
|Address||6301 S Street MS A203|
|Address 2||PO Box 15830|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.