Alternative Energy Property Tax Exemption

March 20, 2023


In November 2019, Michigan enacted H.B. 4465, establishing a property tax exemption for renewable energy systems. To qualify for the exemption, systems must be no larger than 150 kW in capacity and must offset all or a portion of the energy used on the property.

A bulletin explaining the exemption is available here: 

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Michigan
Incentive Type: Property Tax Incentive
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
Eligible System Size: Maximum 150 kW


Name: MCL 211.9i

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.