Clean Energy Tax Credit (Personal)

Clean Energy Tax Credit (Personal);
State: Georgia

  • Incentive Type: Personal Tax Credit
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat, Solar Space
  • Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind, Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Applicable Sectors: Residential
  • Amount: 35%
  • Maximum Incentive: Solar hot water: $2,500
  • PV, active space heating, wind energy: $10,500
  • Energy Star-certified geothermal heat pump: $2,000
  • Equipment Requirements: Solar thermal collectors must meet SRCC
  • certification OG-100 or FSEC-GO-80. Solar thermal residential systems
  • must meet SRCC OG-300 or FSEC-GP-5-80.
  • Carryover Provisions: Excess credit may be carried forward for five
  • years from the close of the taxable year in which the clean energy
  • property was installed.
  • Program Budget: $2.5 million annually
  • Program Start Date: 7/1/2008
  • Program Expiration Date: 12/31/2012
  • Web Site:


Taxpayer Services Division
Georgia Department of Revenue
1800 Century Center Blvd, NE
Atlanta, GA 30345-3205
Phone: (404) 417-4480
Web Site: