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Production based incentives are paid based on the actual energy produced by the technology. A $/kWh is rewarded for energy supplied by that technology.  In HOMER Grid, you can apply a production based incentive only to Solar. Below is an explanation of the various inputs in production based incentive:




Credit per kWh produced ($)

The credit per kWh of energy produced

Maximum credit ($)

The upper limit on the amount of credit that can be given

Limited incentive duration (years)

The number of years that the production based credit is valid for

Marginal tax percent (%)

If the credit is taxable, the percent of the credit that is taxed


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