Puerto Rico - Property Tax Exemption for Solar and Renewable Energy Equipment (Puerto Rico)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Puerto Rico - Property Tax Exemption for Solar and Renewable Energy Equipment|
|Incentive Type||Property Tax Incentive|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Agricultural|
|Eligible Technologies||Passive Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind, Biomass, Hydroelectric, Solar Pool Heating, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Ocean Thermal|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount||100% exemption from property taxes|
|Program Administrator||Energy Affairs Administration|
|Date added to DSIRE||2008-01-17|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-07-19|
|References||DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
Puerto Rico provides a property tax exemption for all "solar powered material, equipment or accessory and renewable energy collection, storage, generation, distribution, and application equipment." Renewable energy is defined per Law 325, enacted in September 2004, as solar, wind, hydro, biomass, ocean thermal, wave, tidal, and other energy "whose use is clean, reliable, safe and sustainable."
|Contact Name||General Info EAA|
|Department||Energy Affairs Administration|
|Address||P.O. Box 41314|
|Place||San Juan, Puerto Rico|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||21 L.P.R. § 5151|
|Authority 2:||C3268 Law 248 (2008)|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.