Alberta Solar Rebates

UPDATED: Residential and Commercial Rebate Program click link for more details: Residential and Commercial solar Rebate

Residential rebate – is $0.90/watt or the lesser of $10,000 or 35% of eligible system costs system sizes of 0- 15 KW.  

Commercial Rebate is $0.75/watt or the lesser of $1,000,000 or 35% of eligible system costs for system sizes of 0 – 5 MW (5000 KW).

Non-Profit Organizations – is $1.00/watt or the lesser of $1,000,000 or 35% of eligible system costs.


On Farm Solar Program – The grant rate has changed to align more closely with the Residential and Commercial solar programs. click link for more details: On Farm Solar

 Grant funding is calculated as follows:

0 – 100 kW: $0.75/W to maximum 35% eligible cost share 

100.01 – 150 kW: $0.56/W to maximum 27% eligible cost share:        


Municipal Solar Program Participants are eligible to receive a rebate per watt of total installed capacity ($/W), as per the table below. click link for more details:  Alberta Municipal Solar Program (AMSP)

Total Installed Capacity (DC)Rebate
<10 kilowatts$0.90/Watt
10 kilowatts to <150 kilowatts$0.75/Watt
150 kilowatts to <2 Megawatts$0.60/Watt
2 Megawatts to 5 Megawatts$0.55/Watt


Alberta Indigenous Solar ProgramAISP provides funding for up to 80% of eligible expenses up to a maximum of $200,000 per project. 

Applicants can access other non-Government of Alberta funded programs to cover the remaining 20% of the project costs. The maximum funding stacking level is 100% of eligible costs.

click link for more details: Alberta Indigenous Solar Program (AISP)


Alberta Indigenous Community Energy Program click link for more details: Alberta Indigenous Community Energy Program (AICEP)


We’re here to help, so please contact us should you have any Questions about any of these programs.