The Alternative Energy Development Incentive (AEDI) is a post-performance credit for the construction of electricity generation facilities of 2 megawatts or greater that utilize hydroelectric, solar, biomass, geothermal, wind, and waste-heat. It also includes energy derived from nuclear fuel, oil-impregnated diatomaceous earth, oil sands, oil shale, or petroleum coke.
The High Cost Infrastructure Tax Credit (HCITC) is an incentive that supports investments in qualifying cost-intensive infrastructure projects, such as energy delivery systems, water delivery systems, road improvement and railroads.
To advance Utah’s diverse energy sector through planning, policy, and direct engagement with the private sector; and thereby to foster economic growth through energy development and conservation activities and through the provision of affordable, reliable energy.
McKenzie Romero, Deseret News
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah is the place for clean energy job creation.
A report researched and released Thursday by Environmental Entrepreneurs, or E2, called Utah "a hive of clean energy activity," ranking it No. 1 among states that created clean energy jobs in this year's third quarter.