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Consumers Power, Inc. - Solar Energy System Rebate   

Last DSIRE Review: 12/06/2012
Program Overview:
State: Oregon
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat, Photovoltaics
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:SWH: $500/system
PV: $500/kW
Maximum Incentive:$3,000 for PV
Eligible System Size:SWH: must be greater than 31 square feet
Equipment Requirements:Systems must qualify for the Oregon tax credits
Installation Requirements:Systems must be installed by a State of Oregon certified contractor and applications must be pre-approved by Consumers Power
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Consumers Power, Inc. (CPI) offers rebates to its residential customers who install solar water heating systems or solar photovoltaic (PV) systems from October 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013. The rebate for solar water heaters is $500 for systems with a collector area greater than 31 square feet. Systems used for hot tubs or swimming pools are not eligible. The rebate for solar PV systems is $500 per kilowatt-DC (kW), with a maximum rebate for of $3,000.  Applications must be pre-approved by CPI.

To be eligible for the rebate, solar energy systems must be installed by a State of Oregon certified contractor and qualify for the State of Oregon tax credits.

  Thomas Elzinga
Consumers Power, Inc.
6990 West Hills Road
PO Box 1180
Philomath, OR 97370
Phone: (541) 929-8532
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