Sulphur Springs Valley EC – SunWatts Rebate Program

Sulphur Springs Valley EC – SunWatts Rebate Program;
State: Arizona

  • Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind, Biomass
  • Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Construction, Agricultural
  • Amount: PV systems up to 10 kW and/or that cost less than $75K: customer may choose a capacity-based upfront rebate or a production-based incentive.
  • PV systems over 10 kW or that cost more than $75,000, and all wind and biomass systems: customer may only take the production-based incentive
  • Upfront rebate (PV only): $3.00/W DC (residential), $2.50/W (commercial and industrial)
  • Production-based incentive: $0.108 per kWh to $0.202 per kWh, depending on the length of the agreement, and whether the system is grid-connected
  • Solar water heaters: $0.75 per first year expected kWh savings
  • Homebuilder incentive: $1,500 for 2kW systems or larger installed on new homes
  • Maximum Incentive: 50% of project costs
  • Eligible System Size: No restrictions specified
  • Equipment Requirements: PV equipment must meet IEEE 929 standards, UL 1741 standards, and the NEC code; Minimum 2-year warranty
  • Solar water heaters must be OG-300 certified by SRCC
  • Installation Requirements: System must be installed by a licensed contractor
  • Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: SSVEC
  • Web Site:


David Bane
Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative
311 E. Wilcox Drive
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
Phone: (520) 458-4691
Fax: (520) 458-6860
Web Site: