Renewable Energy Products Sales and Use Tax Exemption (Rhode Island)

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Summary

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Rhode Island


Name Renewable Energy Products Sales and Use Tax Exemption
Incentive Type Sales Tax Incentive
Applicable Sector Commercial, Residential, General Public/Consumer
Eligible Technologies Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Wind, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Solar Pool Heating
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount 100% exemption




Start Date 2005-07-15




Maximum Incentive None






Website http://www.energy.ri.gov/renewable/tax/


References DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency[1]


Summary

Certain renewable energy systems and equipment sold in Rhode Island are exempt from the state's sales and use tax. Eligible products include solar electric systems, DC-to-AC inverters that interconnect with utility power lines, solar thermal systems, manufactured mounting racks and ballast pans for solar collectors, geothermal heat pumps, and wind turbines and towers.

Incentive Contact

Department Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources
Address One Capitol Hill
Place Providence, Rhode Island
Zip/Postal Code 02908-5890
Phone (401) 574-9100


Email energy.resources@energy.ri.gov
Website http://www.energy.ri.gov



Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: R.I.G.L § 44-18-30
Date Effective 2005-07-15
Date Enacted 2005-07-15


















  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]

References

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