Tampa Electric - Solar Rebate Program

January 06, 2016


Note: On November 25th 2014 the Florida PSC voted to end a solar pilot program at the end of 2015 that requires independently owned utilities to offer solar rebates. This program will not be offered after December 31st, 2015.

Tampa Electric provides financial incentives to customers who install solar-energy systems on their homes and businesses. Customers who install eligible solar water heating systems may receive a rebate of $1,000. 

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Florida
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.tampaelectric.com/company/renewableenergy/solarrebates/?_ga=1.49265190.1618185770.1434740975
Administrator: Tampa Electric
Start Date: 4/18/2011
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
  • Solar Photovoltaics
Incentive Amount: Solar water heating: $1,000 per system
Maximum Incentive: Solar water heating: $1,000 per system
Equipment Requirements: Solar water heating systems must be certified by Florida Solar Energy Center
Installation Requirements: Systems must be installed by licensed solar contractors or electrical contractor with solar certification


This program has 1 incentives
Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 1000.00 $/Unit


Name: Solar Program - TECO
Organization: Tampa Electric
Tampa FL 33601
Phone: (813) 228-4003

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.