Incentive Structure

The incentives and MW for the current and future blocks for Residential, Small Commercial, and Commercial and Industrial are listed below.

Residential Incentive Rates

Con Edison

Block Megawatts Incentive/Watt
1 14 $1.00
2 6 $0.90
3 9 $0.80
4 12 $0.70
5 17* $0.60
6 18 $0.50
7 45*
$0.40
8 70 $0.30
9 120 $0.20

*Revised 2/22/2017

Long Island

Block MW Incentive/Watt
1 37 $0.50
2 15 $0.40
3 20 $0.30
4 77* $0.20

*Revised 1/29/15

Upstate

Block Megawatts Incentive/Watt
1 40 $1.00
2 15 $0.90
3 19 $0.80
4 22 $0.70
5 24 $0.60
6 35* $0.50
7 85* $0.40
8 75 $0.30
9 148 $0.20

*Revised 2/22/2017

Small Commercial Incentive Rates

Con Edison

Block MW Incentive/Watt for
first 50kW
Incentive/Watt for each additional Watt
up to 200kW total
1 6 $1.00 $0.60
2 4 $0.90 $0.55
3 7.5* $0.80 $0.50
4 15* $0.70 $0.45
5 10 $0.60 $0.40
6 15 $0.50 $0.35
7 35 $0.40 $0.30
8 45 $0.30 $0.25
9 73 $0.20 $0.20
10 101 $0.15 $0.15

*Revised 2/22/2017

Long Island

Block MW Incentive/Watt for
first 50kW
Incentive/Watt for each additional Watt
up to 200kW total
1 7 $0.50 $0.50
2 6 $0.45 $0.43
3 7 $0.40 $0.36
4 9 $0.35 $0.30
5 22* $0.25 $0.23
6 14 $0.15 $0.15

*Revised 2/22/2017

Upstate

Block MW Incentive/Watt for
first 50kW
Incentive/Watt for each additional Watt
up to 200kW total
1 35 $1.00 $0.60
2 8 $0.90 $0.55
3 10 $0.80 $0.50
4 12 $0.70 $0.45
5 22 $0.60 $0.40
6 23 $0.50 $0.35
7 59* $0.40 $0.30
8 77 $0.30 $0.25
9 95 $0.20 $0.20
10 145 $0.15 $0.15

*Revised 2/22/2017

Commercial and Industrial Incentive Rates

Con Edison

Block PBI ($/W) Block Volume (MW-dc)
1 $0.63 15
2 $0.61 20
3 $0.59 20
4 $0.57 25
5 $0.55 25
6 $0.51 30
7 $0.46 30
8 $0.39 35
9 $0.33 35
10 $0.26 40
11 $0.20 45
12 $0.13 50
13 $0.07 55

Rest of State

Block PBI ($/W) Monetary Crediting1 PBI ($/W) Volumetric Crediting2 Block Volume (MW-dc)
1 $0.34 $0.40 120
2 $0.28 $0.40 120
3 $0.21 $0.39 130
4 $0.15 $0.39 130
5 $0.11 $0.37 140
6 $0.06 $0.35 140
7 $0.05 $0.33 150
8 $0.04 $0.28 150
9 $0.02 $0.22 160
10 $0.01 $0.16 170
11 $0.01 $0.09 180

1Monetary Crediting applies to Remote Net Metered projects receiving monetary crediting for a non-demand host meter in all service territories outside of ConEd
2Volumteric crediting applies to all other projects in all service territories outside of ConEd

New York Sun for commercial and industrial facilities will be a performance-based (incentive payments are based upon annual energy production) program for solar electric systems over 200 kilowatts (kW).

Volumetric vs. Monetary Incentive Rate

See the NY-Sun Commercial/Industrial Incentive Rate Decision Tree if you need assistance in determining which rate you will receive