The state and federal governments offer a range of tax incentives as well as favorable accounting treatment to offset the cost of energy efficiency upgrades and on-site clean power generation. However, most of these are underutilized because few people understand how they work—or even know they are available. These incentives significantly improve the economics of many energy efficiency and on-site power generation projects, and they can be taken together—covering 50 percent or more of total project costs.
- Lower operating costs
- Increase property value
- Funds up to 100% of installed costs