Waste Heat Utilization System Property Tax Exemption

December 18, 2015


Waste heat utilization system property is exempt from all property taxes levied under the laws of the state of Kansas for 10 taxable years immediately following the taxable year in which construction or installation is complete. The property tax exemption applies to all taxable years beginning after December 31, 2006.

Waste heat utilization systems are facilities and equipment for the recovery of waste heat generated in the process of generating electricity and the use of such heat to generate additional electricity or to produce fuels from renewable energy resources or technologies. “Renewable energy resources or technologies” include wind, solar, photovoltaic, biomass, hydropower, geothermal and landfill gas resources or technologies.

Waste heat utilization system property is any real or tangible personal property purchased, constructed, or installed for incorporation in and use as part of a waste heat utilization system.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Kansas
Incentive Type: Property Tax Incentive
Web Site: http://ks-kdoc.civicplus.com/index.aspx?NID=276
Start Date: 01/01/2007
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Combined Heat & Power
Incentive Amount: 100%
Maximum Incentive: No maximum
Eligible System Size: Not specified


This program has 1 incentives
Technologies: Combined Heat & Power
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Parameters: The incentive is 100.00 %


Name: K.S.A. 79-231
Date Enacted: 2007
Effective Date: 2007


Name: Kathleen Smith
Phone: (785) 296-3070
Email: kathleen_smith@kdor.state.ks.us

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.