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Going Green

Learn about environment-friendly technologies and what you can do to help the environment.

Energy Efficiency Resources

Learn tips on saving energy in the home and workplace by visiting the following websites and resources:

Energy Efficiency at Home

Energy Efficiency for the Workplace

  • Bring Your Green to Work - tools and resources that can help motivate and inspire employees to save energy.
  • Energy Star: Buildings and Plants - works with organizations to help them save money and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by making their buildings and plants more energy efficient.

Energy Tax Incentives

Energy efficient appliances and energy-saving improvements can get you or your business tax credits and savings.   

Find out if you qualify for state, local, utility, and federal incentives:

  • Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE) - Find programs and policies in your state that support renewable energy and energy efficiency.
  • Residential Renewal Energy Tax Credit - Qualify for tax credits for buying solar-electric, solar water heaters, wind turbines, geothermal heat pumps, and fuel-cell equipment for your primary residence. The credits have been extended through the end of 2021.
    • The value of the credits for each technology will decrease by a certain percentage each year until they expire. 
  • Sales tax holidays - Find out if your state offers a sales tax holiday for buying energy-efficient appliances. 
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Last Updated: October 10, 2019