Residential and Commercial Solar Program

We’ll help you cover the cost of investing in renewable energy.

Welcome to the application portal for the Residential and Commercial Solar Program. This website will allow you to complete a new application and check the status of existing applications and payments.

The Residential and Commercial Solar Program (RCSP) provides financial rebates to Alberta homeowners, businesses, and non-profits who install solar photovoltaic (PV) systems on their homes, businesses, and facilities in the province. This website will allow you to complete a new application and check the status of existing applications and payments.

Who is eligible to participate?

The following are eligible to participate in the Residential and Commercial Solar Program:

  • All homeowners with homes in the province. Single and multi-family homes are eligible.
  • All businesses with facilities in the province.
  • Non-profits with facilities in the province except facilities that qualify under the Alberta Municipal Solar Program (AMSP). Non-profit community-related organizations (CROs) with a project located on municipally owned facilities or on municipally owned land qualify under the AMSP and will not be eligible for the RCSP.

What are the incentive levels?

 

Residential

The program provides a rebate of $0.75/watt to residential systems. The maximum grant amount is the lesser of 30% of eligible system cost or $10,000. Details on the program can be found here.

Commercial

The program provides a $0.75/watt rebate to commercial systems. The maximum grant amount is the lesser of 25% of the eligible system cost or $500,000. Details on the program can be found here.

Non-Profit 

The program provides a $0.75/watt rebate to non-profit systems. The maximum grant amount is the lesser of 25% of the eligible system cost or $500,000. Details on the program can be found here.

 

How do you participate in the program?

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