Who is eligible for the $900 solar rebate?
MCE residential customers who qualify for the Single-Family Affordable Solar Home (SASH) Program.
MCE strongly recommends scheduling a free energy audit at your residence to improve your home’s efficiency and maximize the benefits from a solar installation. More information on how to sign up for a consultation can be found below.
Photovoltaic systems installed in MCE’s service area (Marin County and all incorporated cities and towns, Napa County and all incorporated cities and towns, Unincorporated Contra Costa County and the cities of Benicia, Concord, Danville, El Cerrito, Lafayette, Martinez, Moraga, Oakley, Pinole, Pittsburg, Richmond, San Ramon, San Pablo, and Walnut Creek).
The system must be purchased and/or building permits signed after April 1, 2018. (Exceptions may apply due to previous agreements with partners.) Applications will not be accepted once funds are exhausted and/or after March 31, 2019.
How do I apply?
Submit the required form to MCE at info@mceCleanEnergy.org or by mail:
MCE Solar Rebate Program
1125 Tamalpais Ave.
San Rafael, CA 94901
- MCE Solar Rebate Application & Disclaimer Form (pdf)
- A copy of the signed Installation Services Agreement;* or
- Proof of SASH/MASH eligibility and a copy of the invoice for the purchase or installation of your solar
*If you have not yet purchased your solar system, you may reserve your rebate by submitting a copy of the signed initial building permit along with the MCE Solar Rebate Application Form and the MCE Solar Rebate Program Disclaimer Form. If you reserve a rebate you will have 6 months from the date of your rebate reservation to supply the additional forms required to receive your rebate. After 6 months your rebate reservation will be released.
When will I receive the rebate?
It will take approximately one month from the time MCE receives your completed application to the time you receive your rebate check in the mail. You will be notified as soon as your application has been processed for payment.
How do I schedule a free energy efficiency consultation?
To determine if you’re eligible for a free Energy Efficiency consultation please contact:
- Rising Sun Energy Center for a Green House Call (for Marin County and Contra Costa County Communities)
Phone: (510) 665-1501
- PG&E’s Energy Savings Assistance Program (All MCE’s service territory)
Phone: 1 (888) 216-8463
We are committed to helping you find the resources you need and answering any questions you might have. Please contact us at info@mceCleanEnergy.org or call (415) 464-6010.