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U.S. Virgin Islands - Solar Water Heater Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 08/22/2014
Program Overview:
State: Virgin Islands
Incentive Type: State Rebate Program
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:OG-100 Rated Solar Water Heater: up to $1,000
OG-300 Rated Solar Water Heater: $1,250
Maximum Incentive:OG-100 Rated Solar Water Heater: $1,000
OG-300 Rated Solar Water Heater: $1,250
Limit 2 solar water heater rebates per household
Eligible System Size:Solar water heaters of 120 gallons or less
Equipment Requirements:Must be approved by the Solar Ratings and Certification Corporation and purchased from a local vendor
Web Site: http://www.vienergy.org/
Summary:

The Virgin Islands Energy Office currently offers rebates to residents for purchasing solar water heaters from local vendors. The program will cover residential, solar water heaters of 120 gallons or less, approved by the Solar Ratings and Certification Corporation.

A household can receive a maximum of two solar water heater rebates. Rebate amounts vary slightly based upon installed equipment. Rebates will be $1,250 for solar water heaters with an OG-300 rating and will be up to $1,000 for solar water heaters with an OG-100 rating.

Funds are limited and rebates will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis as long as funds are available. Residents are advised to contact the Energy Office at 4101 Mars Hill on St. Croix (713-8436) or in Tutu Park Mall on St. Thomas (714-8436) prior to making their purchase.

 


 
Contact:
  Leila Muller
Virgin Islands Energy Office
4101 Mars Hill
Frederisksted
St. Croix , VI 00840
Phone: (340) 713-8436 Ext.3606
Fax: (340) 772-0063
E-Mail: Leila.muller@eo.vi.gov
Web Site: http://www.vienergy.org/
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