Washington Renewable Energy Production Incentives

Washington Renewable Energy Production Incentives;
State: Washington

  • Incentive Type: Performance-Based Incentive
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Wind, Anaerobic Digestion
  • Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Residential, Nonprofit, Local Government, Utility
  • Amount: $0.12/kWh – $1.08/kWh through 6/30/2020, depending on project type, technology type and where equipment was manufactured
  • Maximum Incentive: $5,000/year
  • Terms: Off-grid properties are not eligible
  • Eligible System Size: Community solar projects: up to 75 kW
  • Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: Customer-generator
  • Program Start Date: 8/31/2006
  • Program Expiration Date: 6/30/2020
  • Web Site:
  • http://web.me.com/green_island_trust/Northwest_Solar_Center/Incentive_chart.html


Phil Lou
Washington State University
The Northwest Solar Center
PO Box 43165
905 Plum St SE Bldg #4
Olympia, WA 98504-3165
Phone: (360) 956-2132
E-Mail: loup@energy.wsu.edu