Do we ever hear about Green Homes? Sure? Then we can check for the good news that we are going to share here. So, let us check this out! Nowadays, we can see people try to invent new energy source which is renewable and also eco-friendly. There are various effort have been tried to find the eco-friendly technology for better live. The entire efforts have brought results in the form of eco-friendly appliances which can be used by people in their life. Unfortunately, this is sad to say. Using an eco-friendly appliance for house can cost the homeowner economically as green appliances’ price is quite expensive. Moreover, it becomes the obstacle for people who want to use green technology as their house’ power supply. However, if we had planned to use green technology appliances for our beloved home, there are government grants for green homes available for people concern about environment.
It is such nice opportunity since Government grants for green homes are awarded to support people who concern about environment. Here, the grantees can use the money to cover the expense used in eco-friendly appliances’ installation, purchase, or even built new eco-friendly house.
Good people! If we know, Government grants for green homes provided by states actually provide financial assistance to individuals interested in utilizing alternative energy for their home. Generally, everyone can be eligible for government grants for green homes provided by the state. However, individuals interested in obtaining the grant need to fulfill the requirement. In this case, the requirement may vary on each state. Moreover, some of them are limited to only the low-income family that eligible for these grants. Here one of the examples of government grants for green homes provided by state is Renewable Energy. This is such a financial assistance which is given out to support green building and also clean energy project. Just for our information, Massachusetts Technology Collaborative provides this nice grant.
Federal Grants to Support Green Homes
The financial assistance which is provided by federal government is actually limited to commercial and industrial properties, school, and also agricultural. However, if we are such good people who have energy-efficient appliances installed on our home, then we are allowed to claim the tax credit in the form of rebate.
Of course there are some things we need to fulfill in order to obtain the tax credits. Generally, the homeowner is required to submit the form 5695, keep the receipt, and also Manufacturer’s Certification Statement which is stated the product qualified for a tax credit. This type of grant also can be found by searching it on the manufacturer’s website. However, we shall make sure that the websites are the trusted ones.
Grants from Green Communities
Greatly, Green Communities offers assistances in finance, grants and also technical help to the developers building up healthy houses and also rehabilitating houses. Unfortunately, the grants are not available for individual consumer. This is so because the community aimed to promote affordable housing with health environment and also save energy.