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Beaches Energy Services - Solar Water Heating Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 10/03/2014
Program Overview:
State: Florida
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Solar Water Heater: $500
Maximum Incentive:One rebate per customer
Rebates will not exceed purchase price
Equipment Requirements:Must be Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) certified
All system components must be new
Systems must be guaranteed against freeze damage
Solar pool heating systems ineligible
Installation Requirements:Newly constructed homes are not eligible for rebate
Systems must be installed by a licensed Florida contractor according to manufacturer specifications
System must be at least 80% shade free
Systems must be installed prior to the issuance of a rebate
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Beaches Energy Services offers a solar water heating rebate to their residential customers. This $500 rebate applies to new systems which are properly installed and certified. New construction and solar pool heating systems do not qualify for the rebate payment. Systems must be installed by a licensed Florida contractor and must be FSEC certified. Rebates will not be issued until equipment is fully installed. Rebates may take between four to six weeks to process. There is a one rebate maximum for all participating customers. The rebate applications can be downloaded from the program web site listed above and applications must be submitted within 60 days or project completion.

  Energy Conservation Program
Beaches Energy Services
11 North 3rd Street
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
Phone: (904) 247-6241
Phone 2: (904) 270-1649
Web Site:
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