Topic: Tax Credits

Apply for 2012 USDA REAP grant now

Apply for 2012 USDA REAP grant now

Offering both loan guarantees and grants, the REAP program helps eligible applicants install renewable energy systems, make energy efficiency improvements and conduct energy audits and feasibility studies.


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Minnesota solar incentives take dramatic leap.

Minnesota solar incentives take dramatic leap.

A perfect (solar) storm of incentives has engulfed the Gopher State to start 2010.

If you’ve ever pondered solar PV for a property in Minnesota, the time is now. You will be kicking yourself for decades if this passes you by.


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Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

There are a lot of important renewable energy initiatives in the 2009 Stimulus Bill signed into law by President Obama.

A lot of the exact wording and policy can be found under Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at the Department of Energy.


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Hang on to your hat!  Wind power is 30-60% off.

Hang on to your hat! Wind power is 30-60% off.

When President Obama signed the 2009 Stimulus Bill, he unleashed a torrent of renewable energy possibilities.

Let’s start with the implications for small wind turbines — under 100 kW in size. The new law continues the Investment Tax Credit of 30 percent.


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Focus on Energy gains national recognition.

Focus on Energy gains national recognition.

Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy — an outgrowth of Wisconsin’s Public Benefits Program — has quietly and effectively reduced energy consumption across Wisconsin for years.

But, that may soon change. At least the “quiet” part.


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Solar just got better.

Solar just got better.

Check out some frequently asked questions about the new Federal treatment of solar investments.


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