stationary microturbine power plant
(2) Qualified microturbine property (A) In general The term “qualified microturbine property” means a stationary microturbine power plant which— (i) has a nameplate capacity of less than 2,000 kilowatts, and (ii) has an electricity-only generation efficiency of not less than 26 percent at International Standard Organization conditions. (B) Limitation In the case of qualified microturbine property placed in service during the taxable year, the credit otherwise determined under subsection (a) for such year with respect to such property shall not exceed an amount equal to $200 for each kilowatt of capacity of such property. (C) Stationary microturbine power plant The term “stationary microturbine power plant” means an integrated system comprised of a gas turbine engine, a combustor, a recuperator or regenerator, a generator or alternator, and associated balance of plant components which converts a fuel into electricity and thermal energy. Such term also includes all secondary components located between the existing infrastructure for fuel delivery and the existing infrastructure for power distribution, including equipment and controls for meeting relevant power standards, such as voltage, frequency, and power factors. (D) Termination The term “qualified microturbine property” shall not include any property the construction of which does not begin before January 1, 2022 .