LADWP - Feed-in Tariff (FiT) Program

June 09, 2023


Through the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) program, LADWP is purchasing energy for up to 20 years from solar V and non PV technologies through a standard offer power purchase agreement. Participating in the program conveys to the utility all energy, capacity rights, and environmental attributes associated with the project.

As of May 2023, the price per kWh varies as shown below:

 Project Capacity  In-Basin PV In-Basin Non-PV Owens Valley PV
 30 kW - 500 kW   $0.145 per kWh

 $0.115 per kWh

 $0.115 per kWh

 > 500 kW - 3 MW

 $0.140 per kWh  $0.110 per kWh  Not Available
 > 3 MW  $0.135 per kWh  $0.105 per kWh    Not Available 

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: California
Incentive Type: Feed-in Tariff
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Photovoltaics
Incentive Amount: Varies by technology and location. See table below.
Eligible System Size: 30 kW - 3 MW DC
Duration: Up to 20 years
Equipment Requirements: Project must be registered as RPS-compliant with the California Energy Commission
Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: LADWP


Name: Feed-in Tariff Program
Phone: (213) 367-2100

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.