Renewable Energy Systems Tax Credit (Personal)

Residential Systems:…

Eligibility: Commercial, Residential, Multifamily Residential

Savings Category: Solar – Passive, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric… More

 

Renewable Energy Systems Tax Credit (Corporate)

Residential Systems:…

Eligibility: Commercial, Construction, Residential, Installers/Contractors, Multifamily Residential

Savings Category: Solar – Passive, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric… More

 

Solar Easements & Local Option Solar Rights Laws

Utah’s solar easement provision is similar to easement provisions in many other states. Parties may voluntarily enter into written solar easement contracts that are enforceable by law. An…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential… More

Savings Category: Solar – Passive, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Thermal Process Heat… More

 

Net Metering

Utah law requires their only investor-owned utility, Rocky Mountain Power (RMP), and most electric cooperatives* to offer net metering to customers who generate electricity using solar energy, wi…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential… More

Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass… More

 

Interconnection Standards

Utah’s interconnection rules are based on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) interconnection standards for small generators, adopted in May 2005 by FERC Order 2006. Utah’s rules fo…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential… More

Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass… More

 

Alternative Energy Sales Tax Exemption

Eligible  resources include wind, solar, biomass, geothermal, hydroelectricity, and energy that is derived from coal-to-liquids, nuclear fuel, oil-impregnated diatomaceous earth, oil sands, oil s…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Investor-Owned Utility, Municipal Utilities, Cooperative Utilities

Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass… More

 

City of St. George- Net Metering

The City of St. George Energy Services Department (SGESD) offers a net metering program to its customers, and updated program guidelines and fees in September 2015.*

Eligibility: Commercial, Residential, Federal Government, Low Income Residential

Savings Category: Solar Photovoltaics

 

Murray City Power- Net Metering Pilot Program

Eligibility and Availability

Eligibility: Commercial, Residential

Savings Category: Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Wind (Small), Hydroelectric (Small)

 

Rocky Mountain Power- Solar Incentive Program

Note: Applications for 2015 were accepted during a two-week period from January 15 to 5:00 PM through January 29, 2015. The program is now closed through the remainder of 2015.

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential… More

Savings Category: Solar Photovoltaics

 

Salt Lake City- High Performance Buildings Requirement

Salt Lake City’s mayor issued an executive order in July 2005 requiring that all public buildings owned and controlled by the city be built or renovated to meet the requirements of LEED “silver”…

Eligibility: Commercial, Local Government, Multifamily Residential

Savings Category: Solar – Passive, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All)… More

 

Washington City Power- Net Metering

Washington City adopted a net-metering program, including interconnection procedures, in January 2008, and updated the policy in December 2014.* Net metering is available to any customer of…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential… More

Savings Category: Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Wind (Small)

 

Alternative Energy Development Incentive (Corporate)

Eligible projects include the construction of electricity generation facilities of 2 megawatts or greater that utilize hydroelectric, solar, biomass, geothermal, wind, or waste heat from an indus…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial

Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass… More

 

Alternative Energy Development Incentive (Personal)

Eligible projects include the construction of electricity generation facilities of 2 megawatts or greater that utilize hydroelectric, solar, biomass, geothermal, wind, or waste heat from an indus…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial

Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass… More

 

Alternative Energy Manufacturing Tax Credit

The Alternative Energy Manufacturing Tax Credit is a nonrefundable tax credit for up to 100% of new state tax revenues (including state, corporate, sales, and withholding taxes) over the life of a…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial

Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass… More

 

Commercial PACE Financing

Senate Bill 221 of 2013 authorizes local governments to adopt Commercial* Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) financing programs. C-PACE allows property owners to finance energy efficiency and…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, State Government… More

Savings Category: Solar Water Heat, Geothermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Geothermal Heat Pumps… More

 

Local Option- Industrial Facilities and Development Bonds

Under the Utah Industrial Facilities and Development Act, counties, municipalities, and state universities in Utah may issue Industrial Revenue Bonds (IRBs) or Industrial Development Bonds (IDBs)…

Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Institutional

Savings Category: Solar Water Heat, Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All)… More

 

Source: U.S. Department of Energy