Ukiah Utilities - PV Buydown Program

November 08, 2022


This program is no longer available.

Through Ukiah Utilities’ PV Buydown Program, residential and commercial customers are eligible for a $0.28-per-watt AC rebate on qualifying grid-connected PV systems up to a maximum system size of 1 MW. In keeping with SB1, the incentive level will decrease annually on July 1 over the 10 year life of the program. Rebates are available on a first come, first served basis and are limited to $7,000 per residential installation and $25,000 per commercial installation.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: California
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: City of Ukiah
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Photovoltaics
Incentive Amount: This program is no longer available.
Maximum Incentive: Residential: $7,000; Commercial: $25,000
Eligible System Size: 1 MW maximum
Equipment Requirements: Flat plate PV modules and inverters must be UL-certified and must appear on the latest California Energy Commission-certified list.
Systems must carry a minimum 10-year, full-system warranty.
Installation Requirements: PV systems must be installed by appropriately licensed California contractors in accordance with all local and state regulations.


This program has 2 incentives
Technologies: Solar Photovoltaics
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 0.28 $/W-AC, The incentive has a minimum of $7000.00
Technologies: Solar Photovoltaics
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive is 0.28 $/W-AC, The incentive has a minimum of $25000.00


Name: Mark Gosvener
Address: 4120 SE International Way, Suite A211
Milwaukie OR 97222
Phone: (888) 883-9879

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.