Solar Easements (Kentucky)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Rules Regulations Policies Program

Place Kentucky
Name Solar Easements
Incentive Type Solar/Wind Access Policy
Applicable Sector Commercial, Fed. Government, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, Residential, Schools, State Government
Eligible Technologies Daylighting, Passive Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Solar Pool Heating, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Process Heat, 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 2012-04-24
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References DSIRE[1]


In Kentucky, solar easements may be obtained for the purpose of ensuring access to direct sunlight. Easements must be expressed in writing and will become an interest in real property that may be acquired and transferred.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name General Information (Energy Office)
Department Department for Energy Development and Independence
Address 12th Floor Capital Plaza Tower
Address 2 500 Mero St
Place Frankfort, Kentucky
Zip/Postal Code 40601
Phone (502) 564-7192


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: KRS § 381.200
Date Effective 1982-07-15
Date Enacted 1982

  • 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)"