Anaheim Public Utilities – PV Buydown Program

Anaheim Public Utilities – PV Buydown Program;
State: California

  • Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Photovoltaics
  • Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Residential, Low-Income Residential
  • Amount: Effective January 1, 2012:
  • Residential: $2.99/watt AC
  • Commercial under 30 kW: $2.09/watt AC
  • Commercial between 30 kW and 1 MW: $0.31/kWh for first 5 years of production.
  • Maximum Incentive: The incentives are based on the customer’s most recent 12-month electricity usage.
  • Eligible System Size: Minimum size of 1 kW. Maximum size 1 MW.
  • Equipment Requirements: Must have 10-year warranty against breakdown or degradation in electrical performance of more than 10% of the system’s rated electrical output. System providers are required to provide a 10-year warranty on modules and a 10-year or better warranty on the inverter.
  • Installation Requirements: The installer must be a properly licensed California contractor with an active General Contractor A or B, C-10 or C-46 license
  • Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: Anaheim Public Utilities
  • Web Site:


Dina Predisik
Anaheim Public Utilities
Anaheim Advantage
City Hall West
201 S. Anaheim Blvd., Suite 801
Anaheim, CA 92805
Phone: (714) 765-4182
Fax: (714) 765-4152
Web Site: