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10/27/2015

City of Santa Clara - SVP : Solar Electric Rebate, Residential

Solar Electric Rebate, Residential

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Silicon Valley Power is offering incentives to make installing and generating electricity from PV systems more affordable for you. These incentives are in the form of rebates to Santa Clara residents and businesses for new installations of photovoltaic (PV) systems.

for new installations of photovoltaic (PV) systems. Residents are eligible for a rebate for installing a

Residents are eligible for a rebate for installing a PV system which meets their existing load up to 10 Kilowatts (kW) AC in size. Rebate amounts will be reduced as SVP reaches installation targets.

See the following table for schedule and current rebate level.

Residential Rebate Schedule for PV Systems under 10 kW

INSTALLEDCAPACITYKW RESIDENTIAL KWAVAILABLEPERREBATESTEP REBATE$/WATTAC KWREMAININGINCURRENTREBATESTEP

200

200

$4.50

0

400

200

$3.75

0

600

200

$3.00

0

800

200

$2.50

0

1000

200

$2.00

0

1200

200

$1.75

0

1500

300

$1.50

0

2000

500

$1.25

490

2500

500

$1.00

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3000

500

$0.75

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*Current Rebate Level - updated 10/22/2015

Program Requirements

All PV modules and inverters must be on the State of California Energy Commission list of eligible equipment. Please see the CEC list of approved PV modules at the GoSolarCalifornia'swebsite . GoSolarCalifornia'swebsite.

The system must come with a minimum ten year warranty against breakdown or degradation beyond 15 percent of the original system rated electrical output during the warranty period.PV modules at the GoSolarCalifornia'swebsite . The system must be installed by a licensed contractor,

The system must be installed by a licensed contractor, unless installed by the SVP customer.system rated electrical output during the warranty period. The system must be installed in accordance with

The system must be installed in accordance with all applicable building and national electric codes.a licensed contractor, unless installed by the SVP customer.

10/27/2015

City of Santa Clara - SVP : Solar Electric Rebate, Residential

The system must be connected to the grid and you will be switched to a net metering rate.of Santa Clara - SVP : Solar Electric Rebate, Residential You must execute an Interconnection and

You must execute an Interconnection and Net Energy Metering Agreement with the City.to the grid and you will be switched to a net metering rate. You must agree

You must agree to future inspections of the equipment to verify PV system performance.and Net Energy Metering Agreement with the City. Prior to installation, you must have received an

Prior to installation, you must have received an energy audit by SVP within the last two years to identify all other energy efficiency opportunities in addition to PV.of the equipment to verify PV system performance. Steps to Receiving your Rebate Select a qualified

Steps to Receiving your Rebate

Select a qualified PV contractor and an eligible PV system to purchase.in addition to PV. Steps to Receiving your Rebate Complete and submit your application before installing

Complete and submit your application before installing your system, to reserve your payment.PV contractor and an eligible PV system to purchase. SVP will review your application and contact

SVP will review your application and contact you when application has been approved. Onceapproved,yoursystemmustbe installedwithintwelvemonths . Onceapproved,yoursystemmustbe installedwithintwelvemonths.

SVP will issue your rebate payment within four to eight weeks of receiving your invoice and final building permit.Onceapproved,yoursystemmustbe installedwithintwelvemonths . The fax number to send the completed form is 408­244­2990

The fax number to send the completed form is 408­244­2990.

The mailing address to send your completed form is:

SolarElectricRebatesSiliconValleyPower

1601CivicCenterDrive,Suite102

SantaClara,CA95050

If you have any questions, please call the Energy Conservation Hotline - 408­244­SAVE(7283).

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