02 Jul '18, 5pm

California Announces Solar Programs For Disadvantaged Communities - Solar Industry

California Announces Solar Programs For Disadvantaged Communities - Solar Industry

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has adopted three new programs to promote the installation of solar energy to serve customers in disadvantaged communities. First, the Disadvantaged Communities – Single-family Solar Homes (DAC-SASH) program, modeled after the existing Single-family Affordable Solar Homes (SASH) program, will provide upfront financial incentives toward the installation of solar for low-income homeowners. The program will be available to low-income customers who are resident-owners of single-family homes in disadvantaged communities. The incentives will assist customers in overcoming barriers to the installation of solar, such as a lack of upfront capital or credit. Next, the Disadvantaged Communities – Green Tariff (DAC-Green Tariff) program will provide a 20% bill discount to customers in disadvantaged communities. This will allow customer...

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