Wisconsin Municipal Utility Solar Energy Cash Allowance (Wisconsin)
Last modified on September 25, 2013.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Wisconsin Municipal Utility Solar Energy Cash Allowance|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Residential, Nonprofit|
|Eligible Technologies||Solar Water Heat, Photovoltaics|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount||PV, 1/W up to 1,000; solar water heat, 15/sq. ft. up to 1,000|
|Program Administrator||Wisconsin Public Power, Inc. (WPPI)|
|Date added to DSIRE||2001-11-15|
|Last DSIRE Review||2005-11-04|
Several of Wisconsin's municipal utilities support customer use of solar energy by providing cash incentives for qualifying projects. The incentives vary by community but may include:
- $1/watt for photovoltaic installations (maximum incentive of $1,000)
- $15/square foot of collector area for new solar hot water systems (maximum incentive of $1,000)
- 50% of the cost of repair for existing solar hot water systems (maximum incentive of $500)
Participating municipal utilities are listed below. Contact Mike Hodges at Wisconsin Public Power for more information on individual utility programs.
Stoughton Utilities Sturgeon Bay Utilities Two Rivers Water and Light Waupun Utilities
|Contact Name||Mike Hodges|
|Department||Wisconsin Public Power, Inc. (WPPI)|
|Address||1425 Corporate Center Drive|
|Place||Sun Prairie, Wisconsin|
|Phone 2||(800) 255-9774|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.