In many areas of the country, utilities and state and local programs offer a range of monetary and non-monetary green building incentives, including energy modeling support, efficient-equipment rebates, credit documentation, expedited permitting and review, tax credits, and technical and administrative assistance.
To find out what incentives are available in your area, contact your state energy office, your local utility and your local building department. The Internet is also a good source of information on incentive programs.
Following are some suggested search terms. To refine your search, add the name of your state or city.
|Sample Search Terms||Search Google|
|Sustainability tax incentives||
|Brownfield redevelopment incentives||GO|
|Building material recycling incentives||GO|
|Clean water incentives||GO|
|Energy efficiency incentives||GO|
|Green power incentives||GO|
|Pollution prevention grants EPA||GO|
|Renewable energy incentives||GO|
|Sustainable design incentives||GO|