Entergy Texas – Solar PV Pilot Program

Entergy Texas – Solar PV Pilot Program;
State: Texas

  • Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Photovoltaics
  • Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Nonprofit, Schools, Local Government, Construction, State Government, Installer/Contractor, Tribal Government, Fed. Government, Multi-Family Residential, Must be an Entergy Texas Customer
  • Amount: $2.50/W DC
  • Maximum Incentive: Residential: $25,000
  • Non-residential: $125,000
  • Eligible System Size: 2 MW (interconnection and net metering limit); system must be sized so that estimated production does not exceed annual on-site energy consumption
  • Equipment Requirements: Equipment must be new and listed as eligible under the California Solar Initiative; revenue-grade, bi-directional solar meter required to measure system output; systems must have an all-inclusive five-year warranty against breakdown or degradation of more than 10% from rated output.
  • Installation Requirements: Systems must be grid-connected and installed on the customer’s side of the meter; estimated system performance must be at least 80% of optimal, unshaded output as measured by PVWatts; Must use Service Provider from Entergy’s registered Service Provider list (specific eligibility requirements)
  • Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: Entergy
  • Program Budget: $450,000 (2010)
  • Program Start Date: 06/01/2009
  • Program Expiration Date: 12/31/2010 or when funds are exhausted
  • Web Site: http://www.txreincentives.com/epv/


Steve Wiese
Entergy Solar PV Pilot Program
1515 S Capital of Texas Highway, Suite 110
Austin, TX 78746
Phone: (800) 381-6552
E-Mail: epv@cleanenergyassociates.com
Web Site: http://www.txreincentives.com/epv/index.php