Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 09/10/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
||Solar Water Heat
|Amount:||$30/sq. foot of collector area|
|Equipment Requirements:||Solar Hot Water Heater system must be new and undamaged|
Flat-plate or evacuated-tube collectors
Solar thermal equipment must be certified by the SRCC with manufacturer's warranty
|Installation Requirements:||Qualifying systems must not be installed prior to written authorization from WLP. |
Customer will have 90 days from the date of approval to complete SWH project.
Systems must be installed in accordance with the National Electric Code and all applicable local ordinances.
Waverly Light and Power (WL&P) offers rebates for solar hot water heating systems to its residential customers. All purchases must be pre-approved through WL&P's solar water heater application process. In addition, residential customers must obtain a county-issued permit prior to installing a solar water heating system. There is a limit of one rebate per address. Funding is available until the rebate fund is exhausted.
Rebate Application Procedure
1. Residents obtain a county-issued permit for a solar water heating system and choose any licensed, bonded contractor in Bremer County to perform the installation.
2. Waverly Light and Power and Bremer County inspections performed as a safeguard.
3. Submit official WL&P Solar Hot Water Heater rebate application paperwork. Rebate amounts are determined by the size of individual solar panel system ($30 per square foot).
4. Rebate checks are issued within 14 business days on a first-come, first-served basis.
Visit the Waverly Light and Power Solar Hot Water Heater rebate web site for more information.
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