- There are three different Energy Star tax credit tiers, which specific products fall under. Click here to visit the Energy Star Tax Credit Page and learn more about qualifying products and requirements.
- Tier 1
- Tax Credit: 10% of cost up to $500 or a specific amount from $50 – $300
Expires: December 31, 2011
- Details: Must be an existing home & your principal residence. New construction and rentals do not qualify.
- Products: Biomass Stoves, Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning, Insulation, Roofs (Metal and Asphalt), Water Heaters (Non-solar), Windows and Doors
- Tier 2
Tax Credit: 30% of cost with no upper limit
Expires: December 31, 2016
Details:Existing homes & new construction qualify. Both principal residences and second homes qualify. Rentals do not qualify.
Products: Geothermal Heat Pumps, Small Wind Turbines (Residential), Solar Energy Systems
Tax Credit: Credit Details: 30% of the cost, up to $500 per .5 kW of power capacity
Details: Existing homes & new construction qualify. Must be your principal residence. Rentals and second homes do not qualify.
Products: Fuel Cells (Residential Fuel Cell and Microturbine System)