Participating properties must comply with energy efficiency requirements to ensure maximum benefit from the solar installation. Either of the following meets the requirement.
- Energy efficiency walkthrough audit
- Recent or active participation in an approved energy upgrade program, documentation of a recent California Tax Credit Allocation Committee (TCAC) rehabilitation or documentation that the property was completely constructed under a recent version of Title 24
Regardless of which pathway is pursued, the participant must submit a completed Solar Sizing Tool as part of their application.