U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Office of EERE
Related Links on Financial Assistance
Below are related links to resources on financial assistance programs, grants, and incentives for using energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies.
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Signed into law by President Obama on February 17, 2009, the Recovery Act contains provisions that financially benefit individuals, businesses, organizations, and the renewable energy industry as a whole. Learn more by visiting the following Web pages: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and Recovery.gov.
Access the Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency to find what state, local, utility, and federal incentives and policies are available for renewable energy and energy efficiency in your state.
Funded for the first time by the Recovery Act, DOE's Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program strives to deploy energy efficiency and conservation technologies across the country through formal and competitive grants.
Information about the Federal Housing Administration's Energy-Efficient Mortgage program.
Information about tax credits on ENERGY STAR® products and solar electric panels.
Visit the grants.gov website to find and apply for federal grants to help fund your community projects. The site provides a comprehensive list of financial assistance opportunities offered by 26 federal agencies.
Loan options for homeowners that want to improve their homes' energy efficiency.
A National Renewable Energy Laboratory website featuring information on how renewable energy projects are being financed. Find aggregated data summarizing financing variables and technology costs in the last few quarters and sign up to contribute.
Information about grants and loans available for renewable energy projects in rural areas, provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Get information from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Smart Growth on technical and financial assistance programs, grants, and other funding opportunities, as well as tools and resources for communities.