City of San Marcos - Distributed Generation Rebate Program
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|Program Name||City of San Marcos - Distributed Generation Rebate Program|
|Program Administrator||City of San Marcos Electric Utility|
|Sector||Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial, Institutional, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential, Schools|
|Last updated||March 25th, 2019|
The City of San Marcos offers a Distributed Generation Rebate Program for the installation of grid-tied renewable energy systems. The Distributed Generation Rebate Program is offered to San Marcos Electric Utility (SMEU) customers. In order to qualify for the rebate, customers must be pre-approved by the utility. Single family homes must meet certain energy efficiency criteria determined by the utility. All systems must be professionally designed and installed. For more information, visit the program website.
|Incentive Amount||Solar PV: $1.00/W Wind: $1.00/W|
|Maximum Incentive||For residential customers: $2,500|
For commercial customers: $5,000
For all customers: 50% of installation cost
|Installation Requirements||System must be professionally designed and installed by a City-approved contractor and must be interconnected to the City's electric distribution system.|