Thinking about making some energy-saving upgrades to your house? An EnergyStar washer perhaps? If so, you might want to consider making that purchase before the end of the year. Come December 31st, you will no longer be able to receive the $500 credit from the US Government for purchases on high-efficiency furnaces, water heaters, windows and insulation.
A little research uncovered a utility company offering zero-interest loans, a variety of different local tax credits, and even a grant that gives communities up to $5,000 just to educate your block on increase public awareness of various renewable energy technologies. DSIRE, the Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency, is the easy way to track your local initiatives. Follow the link below for the full article.