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Anaheim Public Utilities - PV Buydown Program

Eligibility 
Commercial
Low-Income Residential
Residential
Savings Category 
Photovoltaics
Maximum Rebate 

The incentives are based on the customer's most recent 12-month electricity usage.

Program Info
State 
California
Program Type 
Utility Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Program is currently closed. Rebate reservation period will reopen in January 2014.

Provider 
Anaheim Public Utilities

'''''This Program is currently closed. Rebate reservation period will reopen in January 2014. The summary below describes the program as it existed for Fiscal Year 2012 - 2013. See the web site above for more information. '''''

Anaheim Public Utilities offers a rebate to its residential and business customers who install a solar photovoltaic (PV) system. For fiscal year 2012-2013 (July 1 - June 30) the incentive for residential customers will be $2.60/watt AC. For commercial installations up to 30 kW, the incentive will be $1.82/watt AC. For commercial between 30 kW and 1 MW the incentive is based on actual performance and is $0.27/kWh for first 5 years of production.

Incentives are not to exceed historical (most recent complete year) or projected (Title 24) needs of the customer at the site of installation. Incentive levels will decline annually through the end of 2016. To qualify, PV systems must have a minimum capacity of 1,000 watts. To optimize the solar energy installation, residential applicants can participate in the Home Utility Check-Up program offered by Anaheim Public Utilities.

Other Information 

Must have 10-year warranty against breakdown or degradation in electrical performance of more than 10% of the system's rated electrical output. System providers are required to provide a 10-year warranty on modules and a 10-year or better warranty on the inverter.