Solar Easements (Idaho)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Rules Regulations Policies Program

Place Idaho
Name Solar Easements
Incentive Type Solar/Wind Access Policy
Applicable Sector Commercial, Residential
Eligible Technologies Photovoltaics, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Water Heat
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs

Date added to DSIRE 2000-01-01
Last DSIRE Review 2012-09-24

References DSIRE[1]


Idaho’s solar easement provisions allow for the access rights to sunlight for a solar energy device. The easement is transferred with the property title. Only a few Idaho communities have passed solar easement ordinances.

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Authority 1: Idaho Code § 55-615

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"