Full Title: Washington State Senate Bill 5101: Potential Applicability and Lessons Learned for Idaho
Author(s): The Energy Policy Institute and Center for Advanced Energy Studies
Publisher(s): The Energy Policy Institute and Center for Advanced Energy Studies
Publication Date: August 1, 2008
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The Idaho Office of Energy Resources requested that the Center for Advanced Energy Studies’ Energy Policy Institute provide an analysis of Washington State’s Senate Bill 5101 (SB5101), with a particular emphasis on its possible applicability to Idaho. SB5101’s major component is an incentive for solar power with an innovative twist—if the components of eligible renewable systems are manufactured in Washington, the incentive payments to the systems’ owners are multiplied.