Cobb EMC - Solar Rebate Program

September 16, 2014


This program is no longer offered.

Beginning in February 2008, Cobb Energy Management Corporation (EMC) offers rebates for residential solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. Cobb EMC is offering members $450 per kilowatt-AC (kW-AC) installed, up to a maximum of 10 kW. In order to receive the rebate, PV systems must be interconnected to the grid. A rebate of $450 per system is also offered to solar water heating systems installed.

For more information and application forms, see the program web site listed above.

Cobb EMC also offers a green power purchasing program called Green Power EMC. Customers can purchase 150 kWh/month blocks of green power for $5.00/month. The green power is produced using methane gas, hydro, and biomass.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Georgia
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Cobb EMC
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
  • Solar Photovoltaics
Incentive Amount: PV: $450/kW-AC
SWH: $450 per system
Maximum Incentive: PV: $4,500
SWH: $450 per system
Eligible System Size: PV: Up to 10 kW
Equipment Requirements: Must come with at least a 5-year warranty
Installation Requirements: Must be installed by a licensed contractor
Must be installed in accordance with all building and electric codes
Must be interconnected


Name: Jim Gantt
Organization: Cobb EMC
Address: 1000 EMC Parkway
Marietta GA 30061
Phone: (678) 355-3112

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.