Government Incentives

Ohio’s solar-easement provisions are similar to those in effect in other states. Ohio law allows property owners to create binding solar easements for the purpose of protecting and maintaining proper access to sunlight. Easements must be executed in writing and are subject to the same conveyance and recording requirements as other easements.
Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, ResidentialMore
Savings Category: Solar – Passive, Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Photovoltaics


Net Metering
Ohio’s net-metering law requires electric distribution utilities to offer net metering to customers who generate electricity using wind energy, solar energy, biomass, landfill gas, hydropower, fu…
Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial, Residential
Savings Category: Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Photovoltaics, Wind (All), Biomass, Hydroelectric.
Energy Conversion and Thermal Efficiency Sales Tax Exemption
Qualifying energy conversion facilities are those that are used for the primary purpose of converting natural gas or fuel oil to an alternate fuel or power source excluding propane, butane, napht…
Eligibility: Commercial, Industrial
Savings Category: Geothermal Electric, Solar Thermal Process Heat, Wind (All), Biomass, Hydroelectric.
The Energy Cooperative offers incentives to residential customers for the installation of dual fuel heating systems, water heater replacement, and geothermal heat pumps. Equipment must be installed…
Eligibility: Residential
Savings Category: Geothermal Heat Pumps, Water Heaters, Furnaces, Heat Pumps, Other EE