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 9 and 10 Small ZREC

UI’s proposed Year 9 and 10 Small ZREC tariff rate of $96.97/ZREC is pending PURA approval.

On January 4, 2021 the available Year 9/10 Small ZREC budget will be $1,964,101.00. 

The Year 9/10 Small ZREC Application portal will open on 1/4/21 at 1 pm.

UI will continue to accept Applications and award Service Agreements for the Year 9/10 Small ZREC Program until the earlier of 1) UI committing all Year 9/10 Small ZREC funding; Or 2) January 1, 2022.

Small ZREC Application Portal


Year 9/10 Small ZREC Program Documents (docs will be added as they become available) 

  • Note – due to Covid-19 restrictions, UI is not accepting checks for the payment of performance assurance.

Year 9 Small ZREC Webinar Presentation