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Solar Rewards Community Developer Resources

Our Solar*Rewards Community® allows Xcel Energy customers to support solar energy without installing their own solar system. Through the program, Garden Operators own and interconnect a garden to the Xcel Energy electric grid, then sell or lease solar subscriptions to Xcel Energy customers. Before formally applying to the Solar*Rewards Community program, first:

Apply for a Solar Garden

Start your application

Both new and in-progress applications can be managed in the new portal.

If you would like to submit a Solar*Rewards Community application in Colorado, you can apply here.

 

Next steps after submitting your application

Step 1 - Initial Deposit/Escrow Step 1 - Initial Deposit/Escrow
Step 2 - Developer/Owner Validation and Permit Documentation Step 2 - Developer/Owner Validation and Permit Documentation
Step 3 - Engineering Review Step 3 - Engineering Review
Step 4 - Engineering Scoping Study Step 4 - Engineering Scoping Study
Step 5 - Design and Construction Step 5 - Design and Construction
Step 6 - Document and Contract Submission Step 6 - Document and Contract Submission
Step 7 - Witness Testing & Application Completion Step 7 - Witness Testing & Application Completion
Step 8 - Active Garden Step 8 - Active Garden
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Energy Saving Tip

Have your home checked for leaky ducts, drafts around doors and windows, fireplace dampers, and other places where air might escape.

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Break Ground, Not the Law

Always call 811 before digging in your yard to avoid hitting buried gas or electric lines. Not only is it the safe thing to do, but it's the law.

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