26 Oct '12, 12pm

A new round-up of #solar policy news + other RE policy news, featuring developments in CA, FL, IA, MI, NH, TX

CALIFORNIA – Palo Alto Renovates Solar-Thermal Incentives City of Palo Alto Utilities has offered rebates for solar water heating since 2008. The utility recently overhauled its program by mirroring the recent changes made by the state’s investor-owned utilities to their own incentives for solar water heating. Palo Alto’s revised program includes separate incentive rates for systems that displace natural gas and electricity, and higher maximum incentives. FLORIDA – FPL PV Rebate Program Opens, Shuts Florida Power & Light’s PV rebate application period for 2013 program funding opened and closed October 16. If funds become available due to cancelled reservations, rebates will be made available to applicants placed on a waiting list. Applicants who do not receive a rebate for 2013 program funding may apply for a 2014 rebate in October 2013. IOWA – Rules Finalized for New Sola...

Full article: http://www.irecusa.org/2012/10/news-from-dsire-102612/

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