Homeowner Guide to Green Incentives and Resources

Did you know the cost of green improvements to your home can be significantly offset through federal, state, local, and utility credits and incentives?

Home Improvements: Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Re-authorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
Efficient Cars- Federal Income Tax Credit Options
Tax Incentives Assistance Project (TIAP)- Appliances, New Homes, Retrofits to Existing Homes

The Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE)
US Department of Energy-Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy by State
National Association of State Energy Officials- Funding Opportunities and Resources


The Database of State Incentives and Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE)
Programs and Incentives Information from the Edison Electric Institute


Did you know special financing and funding is available for green home purchase and improvements?

Financing Efficient Mortgages- from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Energy Efficient Mortgages- from Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET)
Green Financing Programs- from myEnergyLoan
Funding Opportunities- Directory from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)