Solar modules certified as manufactured in Minnesota are eligible for the Made in Minnesota Solar Incentive Program. (Photo provided by Silicon Energy)Applications for the first year of the Made in Minnesota Solar Incentive Program are due by Feb. 28, 2014 for new solar electric and solar thermal systems installed in 2014. Customers of investor-owned utilities (Xcel Energy, Alliant Energy, Minnesota Power, and Otter Tail Power) who install solar modules or collectors certified as manufactured in Minnesota are eligible for the program. Applications for the 10-year, $15-million-a-year program will be accepted each year through 2023 from Jan. 1-Feb. 28. Recipients will be selected by lottery.
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