Rebates for lighting, refrigerator and freezer recycling ($35); $25 energy assessments, free CFLs and water saving devices for all-electric customers
Grants for biomass and biogas energy
Property tax exemption for solar space/water heaters and solar panel systems.
Rebates for energy efficiency measures up to 100% of project costs
Low interest loans to help cover the costs of energy efficiency improvements
Rebates up to $2,00 for energy efficient improvements
Illinois Solar Energy Association
Incentives for solar panel system RECs to be purchased by ISEA. Systems should be UL-listed or have had 1 yr of field testing.
Rebates for energy efficient boilers, furnaces and water heaters.
Nicor Gas, North Shore Gas, Peoples Gas, Ameren and ComEd
Loans up to $20,000 for energy efficiency improvements at 4.99%
North Shore Gas
Rebates for high efficiency gas furnaces ($200), high efficiency gas boilers ($350), water heaters, insulation and clothes washers
North Shore Gas
. Rebates on energy efficient furnaces, boilers, water heaters, controls and insulation
Rebates on furnaces, boilers, water heaters, insulation, washers, installed by professional contractors.
Rebates for energy efficient furnaces, boilers, water heaters, controls and insulation.
Rebates and incentives from utilities for efficiency are not taxable.
Federal tax credit of 30% of cost for solar panels, wind energy, solar water heaters, geothermal heat pumps and fuel cells.
Loans from FHA, VA and other lenders for energy efficiency upgrades and renewable energy upgrades like solar panels and passive solar space heaters.
Grants for energy generation, transmission and distribution facitlities in rural communities.