Important Information Regarding the SEU Upfront SREC Purchase Program

The SEU has begun the process of ending the SEU Upfront SREC Purchase Program once the $3,750,000 allocated to the program has been dispersed to eligible projects. In order to make this a smooth transition the following actions have been taken: 1. The program will stop accepting Part 1 applications on April 1, 2017. Please note that submitting a Part 1 application does not reserve any funds through the program. 2. All systems must be complete, interconnected, and have a valid Delaware … Continue reading

Green Energy Fund- Updated Incentives for Solar-PV and Other Updates

DNREC’s Division of Energy & Climate has announced changes to the Green Energy Fund grant program for Delmarva Power residential customers. For the full press release please click here. The following updates have been made to the Green Energy Fund Program effective 12/01/2016: 1. Incentives have been eliminated for solar lease/PPA projects (this is for all revenue types: residential, non-residential, and non-profit). 2. The maximum grant amount for residential customer-owned systems has decreased to $3,000 at an incentive rate of $0.50/watt … Continue reading

New Incentive Levels for the Green Energy Fund

NEWS FROM THE DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL   Contact: Joanna Wilson, DNREC Public Affairs, 302-739-9902   DNREC Division of Energy & Climate announces new solar incentives for the Delmarva Power Green Energy Fund   DOVER (Sept. 18, 2015) – Beginning Sept. 21, the Green Energy Fund for Delmarva Power & Light (DPL) customers will implement new solar incentives, DNREC’s Division of Energy & Climate announced today. The Green Energy Fund provides grants to DPL customers for small scale solar … Continue reading

Notice: Delayed Payment Queue for Green Energy Grant Program

There is currently a residential delayed payment queue of more than 12 months for the Delmarva Power & Light Green Energy Rebate Program.  Please be aware that this payment queue continues to grow as we are receiving an unprecedented number of applications for rebate incentives.  The Department (DNREC) is currently conducting a comprehensive review and evaluation of the program to identify ways to improve program processes and sustain the program to provide appropriate incentives for renewable energy systems in Delaware.  Note that … Continue reading

Changes in Required Documentation for Grant Program

Over the past several months, DNREC has made a few changes to the documentation required to receive a Green Energy Fund Grant. All Part 2 applications now require a photo of the completed renewable energy system. This photo will be uploaded to the online portal at the same time as all the other documents. Secondly, DNREC no longer requires a copy of the system’s warranty or a copy of building inspection approval documents for any type of system.

Participating Contractor Lists

Below are lists of Participating Contractors for the Green Energy Grant Program. Only systems installed by the contractors listed here will be accepted into the program. If your Contractor is not on the list, then you can have them fill out the Participating Contractor Application form. Participating Contractors: Solar Photovoltaic Geothermal Solar Hot Water Wind Turbines

Sample ‘Part 1′ Applications Available

Below are links to sample ‘Part 1′ applications for the Green Energy Grant program. All of the information listed on each of these applications will be needed in order for your application to be considered. In addition to the information on these forms, all technology types will need to upload the following documents: 1. Proof of Cost 2. Electric Bill 3. Plot Diagram 4. Energy Audit (Existing Construction) or an ENERGY STAR 3.0 certificate and HERS Analysis (New Construction) Click on the following … Continue reading

New Delaware Grant Program Opens Aug 4th

The online grant application process for all Delmarva Power customer solar pv, solar hot water, geothermal, and wind grants, as well as all Delaware non-residential and non-profit solar hot water and geothermal grants and the Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility (SEU) Upfront SREC purchase program, will be available at www.greengrantdelaware.com starting at 8:00 EST on August 4th. This online system replaces the paper system currently administered by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, as well as introducing new SEU … Continue reading