SMUD - Solar Water Heater Rebate Program (California)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place California


Name SMUD - Solar Water Heater Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Solar Water Heat
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount 500 - 1,500 per system, depending on energy savings




Equipment Requirements Must meet standards set by the Solar Rating and Certification Corporation (SRCC)



Installation Requirements Must be installed by a SMUD-approved solar contractor







Program Administrator Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Website http://www.smud.org/rebates/


References DSIRE[1]


Summary

The Sacramento Municipal Utility District's (SMUD) Solar Domestic Hot Water Program provides rebates and/or loan financing to customers who install solar water heating systems. The amount of the rebate depends on how much electricity the system will offset annually:

  • 800 - 1,399 kWh: $500
  • 1,400 - 2,199 kWh: $1,000
  • 2,200 kWh or greater: $1,500

. All solar water-heating units must meet standards set by the Solar Rating and Certification Corporation (SRCC), be installed by a SMUD-approved solar contractor, and pass inspection by SMUD representatives.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Tammy Tabor
Department Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Address P.O. Box 15830
Place Sacramento, California
Zip/Postal Code 95852-1830
Phone (888) 742-7683


Email TTabor@smud.org
Website http://www.smud.org


















  • 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 Water Heating Incentives

SWH Residential Max $ $1,500



SWH Residential $/unit $1,500






  • 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)"