Renewable Energy Products Sales and Use Tax Exemption (Rhode Island)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|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|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Date added to DSIRE||2005-08-16|
|Last DSIRE Review||2014-12-03|
|References||DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
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.
|Department||Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources|
|Address||One Capitol Hill|
|Place||Providence, Rhode Island|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||R.I.G.L § 44-18-30|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.