Rules of the Rebate Program

  • Customers must use a CCEF eligible installer to qualify.
  • Equipment must be new and be listed on the California Energy Commission list of eligible equipment (http://www.gosolarcalifornia.org/equipment/index.html).
  • System must be sized to produce no more than 100% of homeowner's annual average electrical consumption (exceptions only for documented geothermal installations).
  • Rebate approval must be secured before installation begins.
  • System owners must report data to CCEF at least two times per year for the first two years after installation.
  • Panels must come with a 20-year warranty. Inverters and installation must be warranted for at least five years.
  • Rebates must be passed on, in full, to customers as an upfront price reduction.
  • CCEF reserves the right to inspect the system.
  • Each Connecticut resident is eligible for a total of 10 kW solar PV system(s) installation under the Solar PV Rebate program.
  • Customers must collaborate with CCEF should they prepare any press release or plan any news conference related to the PV system.