Small ZREC Program

Small ZREC Tariff

Small ZREC projects (less than or equal to 100 kW AC) that meet program eligibility requirements are eligible to receive compensation for 15 years under UI’s tariff without participating in the competitive solicitation process required of projects larger than 100 kW AC. Applications are processed on a first-come, first-served basis other than during the “two-week” window described in the Rules and Process document.  

LREC/ZREC program questions should be submitted to

Interconnection applications and questions regarding the interconnection and metering of LREC and ZREC projects should be submitted to


Year 7 Small ZREC

UI’s proposed Year 7 Small ZREC tariff rate of $98.18/ZREC is pending PURA approval.

Eversource and UI are holding the Year 7 Small ZREC Tariff Informational Webinar on Monday, March 18, 2019 from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM. There will be no in-person meeting again this year. For instructions on registering for the webinar, see below.

Please register for the Year 7 Small ZREC Applicant's Webinar on Mar 18, 2019 9:00 AM EDT at:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Update as of April 21, 2020:
Remaining Budget as of 4/21/2020: $1,105,445.50
The Year 7 Small ZREC Application portal remains open.  UI will continue to accept Applications and award Service Agreements for the Year 7 Small ZREC Program until the earlier of 1) UI committing all Year 7 Small ZREC funding; or 2) the Year 9 Medium ZREC results are filed with PURA (expected to be sometime in Q3 or Q4, 2020).

Small ZREC Application Portal


Year 7 Small ZREC Program Documents (docs will be added as they become available)