Incentive is adjusted based on expected performance. The incentive can be paid directly to the customer or to the installer.
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.