Renewable Energy Tax Incentive Program (Texas)

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Place Texas

Applies to States or Provinces Texas
Name Renewable Energy Tax Incentive Program (Texas)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Corporate Tax Incentive
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy No

Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Texas Comptroller's Office
Primary Website

Last Review 2015-01-29
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary


The Renewable Energy Tax Incentive Program provides various tax exemptions to businesses that either use or manufacture or install solar or wind energy. They can receive franchise tax deductions and/or exemptions. There also exists a property tax exemption involving solar, wind, biomass, and anaerobic digestion for business installation or construction of such systems. The program is administered through the State Energy Conservation Office and is available to manufacturers, sellers, or installers, and for installations.

Policy Contact

Department Comptroller of Public Accounts
Division Tax Policy Division

Place Austin, Texas

Phone 800-252-1381