Incentive Programs that Require Certification

The following programs require certification for wind turbines to qualify for incentives:

IL Illinois Solar and Wind Rebate Program
http://www.ildceo.net/dceo/Bureaus/Energy_Recycling/Energy/Clean+Energy/01-RERP.htm
Wind energy systems that are not SWCC certified are eligible for a rebate of $1.00/watt 

MA Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC)

Discussion of SWCC requirement:

http://images.masscec.com.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/programdocs/Commonwealth%20Wind%20Micro%20Wind/CW-1207-SmallWindStepByStepGuide.pdf

NV NV Energy WindGenerations Incentive Program
http://www.nvenergy.com/renewablesenvironment/renewablegenerations/windgen/index.cfm 

NY New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)
http://www.nyserda.ny.gov/Funding-Opportunities/Current-Funding-Opportunities/PON-2439-On-Site-Wind-Turbine-Incentive-Program.aspx
www.nyserda.ny.gov/Funding-Opportunities/Current-Funding-Opportunities/-/media/Files/FO/Current%20Funding%20Opportunities/PON%202439/2439summary.ashx

OR Energy Trust of Oregon
http://energytrust.org/shared-resources/info/small-wind-turbines.aspx?src=residential 

VT Vermont Small Scale Renewable Energy Incentive Program
http://publicservice.vermont.gov/topics/renewable_energy/cedf

The following programs are expected to require certification for wind turbines to qualify for incentives:

CA California Public Utility Commission (CPUC)
http://www.cpuc.ca.gov/PUC/energy/DistGen/sgip/index.htm

IA Iowa Energy Center Alternate Energy Revolving Loan Program (AERLP)
http://www.iowaenergycenter.org/alternate-energy-revolving-loan-program-aerlp/

The Interstate Turbine Advisory Council (ITAC) is an alliance of clean energy programs and utility incentive providers working jointly to tackle the challenges, and promote the potential, of the small and medium wind market.

http://www.cleanenergystates.org/projects/ITAC/


The following programs are monitoring opportunities to require certification for wind turbines:

CA California Energy Commission (CEC) Emerging Renewables Program Rebates
http://www.energy.ca.gov/renewables/emerging_renewables/

CO Colorado Energy Office Direct Lending Revolving Loan Program
http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/GovEnergyOffice/CBON/1251610998101

MD Maryland Energy Administration Windswept Grant Program
http://energy.maryland.gov/windswept/index.html 

ME Efficiency Maine Wind Energy Incentives
http://www.efficiencymaine.com/renewable-energy/wind

MN Minnesota Small Wind Turbine Info
http://mn.gov/commerce/energy/consumers/Wind-Systems/Small-Wind-Systems.jsp

WI Focus on Energy
http://www.focusonenergy.com/wps/business/bundle-bonus/qualified-projects