Self-Generation How to Apply

Follow these step-by-step instructions to apply for the Self-Generation Incentive Program (SGIP).

Step 1 Select a Technology

  • Decide what type of technology best suits your needs.
  • Consider how you'll be financing the project.

Step 2 Understand SGIP Eligibility

Step 3 Reservation Request

Sundry Processing
P. O. Box 2007, ML 711D
Monterey Park, CA 91754-0957

If approved, you'll receive a reservation letter and next step instructions.

Step 4 Proof of Project (Execute Contract)

If approved, you will receive a confirmed reservation letter with next step instructions.

Step 5 Install

  • Install and commission the system.
  • Interconnect to the grid.

Investor Owned Utility

Municipality Owned Utility

Alternative Site for Interconnection

Step 6 Incentive Claim (Payment)

How to Submit Documentation

All required documentation must be submitted via database.

Email Address


Self-Generation Incentive Program
Program Administrator
555 West Fifth Street, GT-20B8
Los Angeles, CA 90013-1011

To ensure confirmation of receipt, submit documentation by certified or overnight mail. No faxed or hand-delivered applications will be accepted.