Solar and Wind Energy System Acquisition Grant Program (Virginia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Virginia


Applies to States or Provinces Virginia
Name Solar and Wind Energy System Acquisition Grant Program (Virginia)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Grant Program
Affected Technologies Concentrating Solar Power, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind energy
Active Policy No
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
Primary Website http://leg1.state.va.us/cgi-bin/legp504.exe?000+cod+TOC67000000010000000000000


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

The Solar and Wind Energy System Acquisition Grant Program provides grant funding for the installation of solar and wind energy generators. Subject to fund availability, beginning with calendar year 2007, an eligible individual or corporation may receive a grant for a portion of the cost of photovoltaic property, solar water heating property, or wind-powered electrical generators placed in service during the calendar year by such individual or corporation. The grant amount shall be 15% of the total installed cost of photovoltaic property, solar water heating property, or wind-powered electrical generators but shall not exceed an aggregate total of:

1. $2,000 for each system of photovoltaic property; 2. $1,000 for each system of solar water heating property; and 3. $1,000 for each system of wind-powered electrical generators.

The effective date of this grant is contingent, and it is unclear whether it is temporarily or permanently inactive.


<metadesc> Solar and Wind Energy System Acquisition Grant Program (Virginia): energy incentive program. </metadesc>

Policy Contact

Contact Name Al Christopher, Division Director
Department Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy
Division Division of Energy
Address Washington Building, 8th Floor
Address 2 1100 Bank Street
Place Richmond, Virginia
Zip/Postal Code 23219
Phone (804) 692-3218
Fax (804) 692-3238



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

Authority 1: Va. Code 67-10
Date Enacted 2006

















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