Various rebates and incentives ranging from electricity production payments to up front rebates are available in your area. Several of these programs are described below. A federal tax credit of 30% of the cost of a solar PV system is also available until 2016.
Xcel Energy Solar*Rewards
This program offers Xcel electric customers a production payment for every kilowatt hour of electricity produced, check their website for the current incentive, or learn more with a free solar assessment. Learn more at: http://www.xcelenergy.com/Save_Money_&_Energy/Find_a_Rebate/Solar*Rewards_-_CO
City of Ft. Collins
Fort Collins Utilities offers rebates for photovoltaic (PV) system installations. Rebates of $2 per watt, up to $6,000 for residential installations and $20,000 for commercial installations, are available to electric customers.
Learn more at: http://www.fcgov.com/solar-rebates
United Power Renewable Incentives
This program offers United Power customers residential and small commercial incentives of $0.75/watt up to a 3 kilowatts, or a maximum of $2,250. Learn more at: http://www.unitedpower.com/mainNav/yourEnergyOptions/rebate/renewableIncentives.aspx
A variety of federal incentives, including the 30% Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit are available, for a summary visit: