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Last Updated October 29, 2020

Program Overview


Financial Incentive



Incentive Type:

Grant Program


Maryland Energy Administration

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Expiration Date:


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Applicable Sectors:

Commercial, Local Government, Nonprofit, State Government

Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:

Solar Photovoltaics


Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) offers grants for installing solar photovoltaic (PV) over parking lots with electric vehicle (EV) chargers.  The system must install a minimum of 75 kW of solar mounted on a canopy structure over the parking lot with a minimum of four qualified Level II or Level III EV chargers. The program offers grant up to $600 per kW of PV installed with a maximum cap of $300,000 per project. Total fund of $1.6 million is available for FY 2021 for the program. 

The project must be located in a parking lot in Maryland which is accessible for use at least five days a week. Systems must be net-metered. Please visit the program website for more information.