Truckee Donner PUD - Photovoltaic Buy Down Program (California)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Truckee Donner PUD - Photovoltaic Buy Down Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Industrial, Residential|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount||2013 level: 2.95/W AC, adjusted based on expected performance|
|Eligible System Size|| Minimum size: 1 kW|
Maximum size: 1 MW
|Equipment Requirements||PV equipment must be UL listed and appear on the California Energy Commission's list of eligible modules and inverters. Systems must carry a warranty of at least 10 years.|
|Installation Requirements||The installer must be a properly licensed California contractor with an active A, B, C-10 or C-46 license.|
|Maximum Incentive|| 2013:|
|Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits||Remains with customer-generator|
|Program Budget||$1.77 Million over 10 years|
|Program Administrator||Truckee Donner Public Utility District|
|References||DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
As required by Senate Bill 1 of 2006, Truckee Donner PUD incentive levels will step down annually during the 10 year program. For program year 2013 the incentive level is $2.95 per watt AC, adjusted based on expected-performance. 2013 incentives are capped $8,850 for residential systems and $14,750 for commercial. Systems up to 1 MW may be installed, but the rebate will be applied to just the first 3 kW for residential and 5 kW for commercial systems.
|Contact Name||Kathy Neus|
|Department||Truckee Donner Public Utility District|
|Division||PV Buy Down Program|
|Address||PO Box 309|
|Address 2||11570 Donner Pass Road|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.