Xcel Energy - Non-Solar REC Program

March 23, 2015


The Non-Solar REC program provides incentives for customer owned, non-solar renewable installations, such as small wind and hydro. The Non-Solar REC program is capped at 2 megawatts per year.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Colorado
Incentive Type: Performance-Based Incentive
Web Site: http://www.xcelenergy.com/Energy_Solutions/Business_Solutions/Renewable_Solutions/Non-Solar_REC_Program
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Wind (Small)
  • Hydroelectric (Small)
Incentive Amount: $1.25/MWh
Eligible System Size: No project can generate over 120% of the customer’s load


This program has 1 incentives
Technologies: Wind (Small), Hydroelectric (Small)
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential, Schools, Agricultural, Institutional
Parameters: The incentive is 1.25 $/MWh


Name: Xcel Energy CO Customer Contact Center .
Organization: Xcel Energy
Phone: (800) 895-4999

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.