The government-run Energy Star website has a list of what's included in the tax credit, so make sure to check out the website for details. Biomass Stoves: $300 Air Source Heat Pumps: $300 Central Air Conditioning: $300 Gas, Propane, or Oil Hot Water Boiler: $150 Natural Gas, Propane or Oil Furnace: $150 Insulation: 10% of the cost, up to $500 Roofs (Metal & Asphalt): 10% of the cost, up to $500 Gas, Oil, Propane Water Heater: $300 Electric Heat Pump Water Heater: $300 Windows, Doors, Skylights: 10% of the cost, up to $500, but windows are capped at $200 Also check with your utility companies as they often list available rebates and discounts. Many also provide savings programs with smart meters and other ways to reduce energy usage (and lower your bill!).
- PG&E Save Energy & Money, PG&E Rebates For Your Home
- Pepco Energy Savings Programs
- Dominion Energy Conservation Programs
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