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Fort Collins Utilities Offers Solar Rebates for New PV Systems

Posted on: Jan-24-2013
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Put the sun to work install a solar photovoltaic (PV) system on your home or business and receive a rebate. Fort Collins Utilities will accept rebate applications on a first-come, first-served basis starting January 28.

Rebates of $1.75 per watt, up to $5,250 for residential installations and $17,500 for commercial installations, are available to electric customers. On-bill financing also is available. Applications are online at and can be submitted electronically to

You will receive full credit for the electricity generated by your PV system through net metering. Pre-approved systems installed by a qualified contractor are eligible. Check with your installer about possible federal tax credits.

If requests exceed available funding, Utilities will hold a drawing on March 1 to award rebates. Applicants who do not receive a rebate will be placed on a wait list.

For details, application and qualifications, visit, email , call (970) 221-6700 or TDD (970) 224-6003.

Contact: Norm Weaver
Sr. Energy Services Engineer
(970) 221-6700

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