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Going Green

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

- provides information, tips, and advice on saving energy and money.
  •  - computes a home's energy use online and recommends energy-saving upgrades.
  •  - helps homeowners determine where their house is losing energy and money.
  •  - a voluntary program that helps businesses and individuals save money through energy efficiency.
  • - works with universities, businesses, and the National Labs to develop energy efficient technologies and increase the efficiency of current technologies on the market.
  •  - provides information on saving energy and energy-efficient products.
  • Energy Efficiency for the Workplace

    •  - tools and resources that can help motivate and inspire employees to save energy.
    •  - works with organizations to help them save money and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by making their buildings and plants more energy efficient.

  • Find out if your state offers a on energy-efficient home appliances.

  • Energy-Saving Home Improvements

     for any of these purchases for your home:

    • Solar panels

    • Đang chơi bàiSolar water heaters

    • Wind turbines

    • Geothermal heat pumps

    • Fuel-cell equipment

    These tax credits are valid through 2021. 

    Energy Tax Breaks for 2018 - 2020

    A law passed in December 2019 reauthorized many energy tax breaks that had expired in 2017. They're retroactive to 2018 and extended through 2020 or longer. They include credits for:

    • Đang chơi bàiEnergy efficient homes

    • Energy-efficient commercial buildings

    • Đang chơi bàiNonbusiness energy property

    • Đang chơi bàiQualified fuel cell vehicles

    • Đang chơi bàiAlternative fuel vehicle refueling property

    • Đang chơi bàiEnergy tax incentives for biodiesel and renewable diesel, extended through 2022

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    Đang chơi bàiLast Updated: August 24, 2020