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City of Sunset Valley - PV Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 10/16/2014
Program Overview:
State: Texas
Incentive Type: Local Rebate Program
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Photovoltaics
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:$1.00/W up to 3,000 W
Maximum Incentive:$3,000 per household
Equipment Requirements:Must be approved through the Austin Energy PV rebate program prior to applying for the Sunset Valley rebate.
Installation Requirements:System installation cost limit: $6/kW or less
Funding Source:General Funds
Program Budget:$30,000 (for all energy-related programs, not just the Solar PV)
Web Site: http://www.sunsetvalley.org/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={233E8F15-...
Summary:

The City of Sunset Valley offers rebates to local homeowners who install photovoltaic (PV) systems on their properties. The local rebate acts as an add-on to the PV rebates that are offered by Austin Energy to its electric customers.

The Sunset Valley rebate is $1.00 per watt (W) up to 3,000 W. In order to qualify for the Sunset Valley rebate, the system must first qualify for an Austin Energy rebate. In addition, the system installation cost must be $6 per 1,000 W or less.

The Sunset Valley rebates are in addition to the Austin Energy rebate of $2.50 per watt AC up to $15,000 per installation. In order to participate in the program, local residents must first be approved for a rebate through the Austin Energy program and meet the corresponding equipment, warranty, and installation requirements. This means that local residents of utilities other than Austin Energy are not eligible to participate in the Sunset Valley program.

Please see the program website or use the contact information below to obtain more information about this offer.


 
Contact:
  Carolyn Meredith Information - Solar Energy Conservation Program
City of Sunset Valley
3205 Jones Road
Sunset Valley, TX 78745
Phone: (512) 891-9103
E-Mail: cmeredith@sunsetvalley.org
Web Site: http://www.sunsetvalley.org/
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