Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc - Solar Thermal Loans (Florida)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Florida

Name Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc - Solar Thermal Loans
Incentive Type Utility Loan Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Solar Pool Heating, Solar Water Heat
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount $1,000 - $5,000

Maximum Incentive $5,000

Terms Rate: 5% or 8%
Repayment: 100 monthly loan payment
Program Administrator Clay Electric Cooperative

References DSIRE[1]


Clay Electric Cooperative (CEC), a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, covers 14 counties in northern Florida, including Gainesville, Keystone Heights, Lake City, Orange Park, Palatka, and Salt Springs. CEC offers low interest loans to help customers finance solar water heaters and solar pool heaters. Basic qualifications for an energy conservation loan include a good credit history, good payment record with Clay Electric and service with CEC for one year. An energy survey conducted by a CEC representative within the past year is required. A non-refundable $25 loan processing fee will be assessed on all applications submitted for loan consideration.

An online brochure provides details of the program. For questions, you can contact CEC's Energy Services Division at (352) 473-8000, Ext. 8263.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Sherman Phillips
Department Clay Electric Co-op
Address P.O. Box 308 S.R. 100 West
Address 2 225 West Walker Drive
Place Keystone Heights, Florida
Zip/Postal Code 32656
Phone (352) 473-4917 Ext:8366
Phone 2 (352) 473-8000

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"