Florida Power and Light - Solar Rebate Program

January 06, 2016


Note: This program will not be offered after 2015. More information is available on FPL's solar rebate web site.

Florida Power and Light (FPL) offers incentives to encourage residential and business customers to install solar water heating. The program is open to all business and residential customers, however incentives are not guaranteed. Schools, non-profit organizations, and low-income housing providers are also eligible to participate in separate tailored offerings which are detailed on the program web site.

Residential rebates are provided on a flat rate of  $1,000 per system for solar water heating. Business customers who utilize eligible solar water heating systems are eligible for a rebate of $30 per 1,000 BTUh per day. Businesses incentives are capped at $50,000 per site and $150,000 for multiple locations

All collectors must be approved and certified by the Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC) and have an FSEC system certification number. There is no minimum or maximum size limit, other than the dollar limit on the rebate. Customers can go to the program web site listed above to reserve funds. There is no paper application and all communications for the program will be conducted via email. See the details of these targeted programs on the FAQ section of the program web site. To find out more about these incentives, as well as renewable energy programs such as net metering, please visit the program web site.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Florida
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.fpl.com/landing/solar_rebate/index.shtml?cid=aliassolarrebates
Administrator: Florida Power and Light
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
Incentive Amount: Solar Water Heater (Residential): $1,000/system
Solar Water Heater (Business): $30/1,000 BTUh per day
Maximum Incentive: Residential: $1,000
Commercial (1 site): $50,000
Commercial (Multiple Sites): $150,000
Installation Requirements: Installation must be complete within 120 days of FPL reservation approval


This program has 2 incentives
Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 1000.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Institutional
Parameters: The incentive has a minimum of 150000.00 null


Name: Customer Service
Organization: Florida Power and Light
Address: FPL General Mail Facility
Miami FL 33188-0001
Phone: (800) 226-3545

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.