Chicopee Electric Light - Residential Solar Rebate Program

February 22, 2023


Chicopee Electric Light offers rebates to residential customers who install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on their homes. Customer rebates are $1.20 per watt for a maximum of 50% of project costs or $12,000 per installation.

Customers are required to follow Chicopee Electric Light's Distributed Generation Policy and should refer to the solar rebate application for additional requirements.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Massachusetts
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Chicopee Electric Light
Start Date: 2008
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Photovoltaics
Incentive Amount: $1.20/W
Maximum Incentive: $12,000 or 50% of project costs, whichever is lower
Equipment Requirements: An automatic disconnect switch is required.
Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: Customer owns RECs, but CEL reserves the right to purchase RECs from the customer-generator.


This program has 1 incentives
Technologies: Solar Photovoltaics
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 1.20 $/W, The incentive has a minimum of $12000.00


Name: Joseph Lynch
Organization: Chicopee Electric Light
Address: 725 Front St.
Chicopee MA 01013
Phone: (413) 598-8311

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.