Additional information & links
Following is a list of resources that our team used in compiling this report, as well as a series of links that provide additional information on renewable energy goals, permitting, and requirements, at the state, local, and federal level.
Arizona utility requirements & state incentives
Database of all Renewable Energy Incentives in Arizona – includes up-to-date information on state, utility, and local incentives for renewable energy installations
Arizona State Renewable Energy Standards and Tariff (REST) – the Arizona requirement for utilities to provide a percentage of their electricity from renewables
Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit Arizona – this is an individual or corporate income tax credit of $0.01-$0.04/kWh for renewable energy generation systems installed between 2010 and 2021. The credit lasts for ten years from the system installation.
Arizona Commercial / Industrial Solar Energy Tax Credit– this is a credit of up to 10% or $25,000 of system installation costs for solar generation facilities on commercial sites.
Residential Solar and Wind Energy Systems Tax Credit– this is a credit of up to $1000 or 25% of system installation costs for solar or wind generation facilities on residential sites.
Federal policies, incentives, and land management
Arizona Solar Map: from AZ Gov. Has contact information for permitting from the State Land Department