Net Metering

Eligibility:
Eligibility: Commercial, Residential
Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass… More

 

Sustainable Energy Trust Fund

The SETF is financed by a non-bypassable surcharge on the electric and natural gas bills of utility customers who are not Residential Aid Discount (RAD) or Residential Essential Service (RES)…
Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Investor-Owned Utility, Municipal Utilities, Residential… More
Savings Category: Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Geothermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All)… More

 

Interconnection Standards

The interconnection rules set four levels of review for interconnection requests. A project must meet all of the requirements of a given classification in order to be eligible for that level of…
Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential… More
Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass… More

 

Green Building Requirement

The new standards are phased in over the course of several years with publicly-owned buildings being the first required to comply. All new construction and substantial improvements of non…
Eligibility: Commercial, Schools, State Government
Savings Category: Solar – Passive, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics… More

 

Property Assessed Clean Energy Financing

The District of Columbia offers a commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program. PACE financing allows commercial and mulitfamily property owners in the district to borrow money to pay…
Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, State Government… More
Savings Category: Solar Photovoltaics, Daylighting, Equipment Insulation, Lighting, Chillers… More

 

Solar Energy System and Cogeneration System Personal Property Tax Credit

Eligible solar systems Solar energy is defined by D.C. Code § 34-1431 to mean “radiant energy, direct, diffuse, or reflected, received from the sun at wavelengths suitable for conversion into the…
Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Residential
Savings Category: Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Thermal Process Heat, Solar Photovoltaics… More

 

Solar Renewable Energy Credits

In January 2005, the District of Columbia (D.C.) Council enacted a Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) with a solar carve-out that applies to all retail electricity sales in the District. In…
Eligibility: Commercial, Construction, Industrial, Local Government, Residential… More
Savings Category: Solar Water Heat, Solar Photovoltaics

 

Source: U.S. Department of Energy