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State Solar Energy Legislation of 1976: A Review of Statutes Relating to Buildings. Final Report.


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Eisenhard, R. M.

NBSIR 77-1297; September 1977.

Sponsor:

Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC

Available from:

National Technical Information Service
Order number: PB-273899/5

Keywords:

solar energy; legislation; energy policy; government policies; buildings; financial incentives; standards; research management; zoning; state government; regulations; reviewing; planning; solar energy

Abstract:

This report reviews state legislation on solar energy use in buildings enacted in 1976. Acts involve tax incentives for the installation of solar devices, support for the proposed Solar Energy Research Institute called for in Public Law 93-473, solar standards, state energy offices, studies, building requirements and solar projects. The Acts are identified and abstracted, and responsible state officials are listed. (Portions of this document are not fully legible)