ATTENTION: All OUC offices, including our Customer Service Centers, are closed Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. We’ll return to normal business hours on Tuesday, May 28th. Disconnects for non-payment will be suspended during this time for both traditional and OUC Power Pass customers. You can still make payments, report outages and use other self-service features by logging into your myOUC online profile or by using our 24-hour outage reporting line at 407-423-9018 in Orlando and Orange County or 407-957-7373 in St. Cloud and Osceola County.
Apply for Solar for Your Home

How to Apply For Your Home

Option 1:
Installing Solar With OUCollective Solar

  1. Schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with an esaSolar Energy advisor and receive a comprehensive solar suitability analysis.

  1. Review the analysis with a 3D system design and three competitive quotes for the property.

  1. Choose the best solar equipment and option for your home.

  1. esaSolar Energy takes care of the rest, from engineering and permitting to installation and grid interconnection. 

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Option 2:
Installing Your Own Solar PV Panels

  1. Optional: Contact OUC’s Customer Service at 407-423-9018 to request an energy survey. OUC recommends an energy survey be conducted to ensure your home is operating efficiently prior to the installation of a solar system.

  1. Solicit quotes and select a contractor to install the solar system. OUC recommends getting at least three quotes. For assistance finding a solar contractor, consider visiting OUC Preferred Contractors. Use of an OUC Preferred Contractor is not required.

  1. Pull or have contractor pull required permits and install the solar system*.

  1. After permit inspection is complete, have your contractor submit a solar interconnection application through our online rebate portal.

    Required documentation includes:
    • Proof of permit approval (i.e. Certificate of Occupancy).
    • Proof of purchase of the solar system (must be itemized and signed by the customer).
    • An electrical one-line diagram.  If the PV system is certified by a professional engineer then the one-line diagram must be sealed and signed by a licensed professional engineer (click here to view an example of an acceptable one-line diagram).

    Contractors: As of 8/1/17, solar PV interconnection applications sent via email to will not be accepted. For instructions to gain access to the online rebate application, click here.

  1. OUC reviews the application and exchanges the existing electric meter for a bi-directional meter.

  1. Start receiving net meter benefit.

*All PV system installation must comply with OUC's Interconnection Requirements.