UES – Renewable Energy Credit Purchase Program

UES – Renewable Energy Credit Purchase Program;
State: Arizona

  • Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Process Heat, Photovoltaics, Landfill Gas, Wind, Biomass, Geothermal Electric, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Solar HVAC, Solar Pool Heating, Daylighting, Anaerobic Digestion, Small Hydroelectric, Other Distributed Generation Technologies
  • Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Residential
  • Amount: PV incentives may be de-rated based on expected performance
  • Grid-tied residential PV: $3/watt DC
  • Off-grid Residential (4 kW or smaller): $2/watt DC;
  • Grid-tied non-residential PV (up to 100 kW): $2.50/watt DC
  • Grid-tied non-residential PV (larger than 100 kW): production-based incentive (PBI)
  • Off-grid non-residential PV: $1.50/W DC or PBI
  • Residential and small commercial solar water/space heating: $750.00 plus $0.25/kWh up to a maximum of $17,500
  • Large commercial solar water heating and solar HVAC systems: production based incentive
  • Residential and small commercial geothermal heat pumps: $500 per ton
  • Grid-tied wind (less than 1 MW): $2.25/W-AC
  • Off-grid wind (less than 1 MW): $1.80/W-AC
  • Solar Daylighting: $0.20/kWh estimated first year savings
  • Other renewables: performance-based incentive
  • Maximum Incentive: Up-front incentives can pay for no more than 60% of the cost
  • Installation Requirements: Solar system must meet orientation, tilt, and shading guidelines.
  • Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: UES
  • Program Start Date: 2004
  • Web Site: http://uesaz.com/Community/Environment/GreenWatts/Sunshare.asp


Renewable Energy Credit Purchase Program – UES
UniSource Energy Services
PO Box 3099
Kingman, AZ 86402-3099
Phone: (866) 467-1229
E-Mail: renewables@uesaz.com
Web Site: http://uesaz.com/