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RETC SB 1507 Rulemaking and Solar Thermal Meeting

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING Residential Energy Tax Credit Advisory Committee

Oregon Department of Energy

625 Marion Street NE

Salem, OR 97301

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

2:00 p.m.

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HB 3344: Increases the SHW RETC from $0.60 per annual kWh to $2.00

78th OREGON LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY--2015 Regular Session

House Bill 3344

Sponsored by Representatives REARDON, HUFFMAN, Senator DEMBROW; Representatives HOLVEY, WHISNANT, Senator BOQUIST


The following summary is not prepared by the sponsors of the measure and is not a part of the body thereof subject to consideration by the Legislative Assembly. It is an editor’s brief statement of the essential features of the measure as introduced. Modifies description of solar photovoltaic power generation facility within definition of “energy facility” for purposes of site certificates issued by Energy Facility Siting Council.

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Solar Thermal Public Meeting

The Oregon Department of Energy will hold a meeting this summer to obtain feedback from anyone interested in potential changes to the Residential Energy Tax Credit (RETC) program based on HB 2171.

HB 2171 modifies the RETC program by increasing the incentive rate for solar pool, spa or hot tub systems and solar domestic water heating systems.

Solar Thermal Domestic Water and Pool Heating
Salem: Thursday, July 30, 10 a.m.
Oregon Department of Energy
625 Marion Street NE, Salem, OR 97301
Westerberg Room

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