Resources

The Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center of Grand Valley State University is pleased to offer the following documents that provide insight and guidance to a number of Federal and State of Michigan tax incentives that are available to encourage use of renewable energy technology and energy savings improvements. Many of these incentives are tied to recent federal energy and stimulus legislation.

These documents and internet links are provided as guides to energy savings and cost savings opportunities without any implied guarantees, promises, or warranties either implied or given. For individual or case specific assistance, consultation with a tax advisor or specific federal or state agency responsible for the tax incentive in question is recommended.

Energy Tax Incentive Quick Fact Sheets

Federal Energy Tax Incentive Quick Fact Sheet

State of Michigan Energy Tax Incentive Quick Fact Sheet

 Expanded Energy Tax Incentive and Rebate Program Information

Energy Tax Incentive and Rebate Programs

 

Energy Saving Tips

Energy Saving Tips Link

State of Michigan Programs

Residential Programs
Database of State Incentives for Renewable and Efficiency
State of Michigan Treasury Department

Commercial and Industrial Programs:
Database of State Incentives for Renewable and Efficiency
Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Agricultural Programs:
State of Michigan Biomass Energy Program
State of Michigan Department of Agriculture
 
Utility Programs:
DTE Energy/Michcon Rebate Website
DTE Energy/Michcon Energy Saving Website

Other Programs:

The various departments of the State of Michigan often have tax programs and incentives available on a limited basis.  To find these programs, a review of the following websites is recommended.
Database of State Incentives for Renewable and Efficiency
State of Michigan Department Directory
 

Links To Further Reading

Home Builder Programs:
Energy Star
Tax Incentives Assistance Project

Commercial Building Programs:
Energy Star

Appliance Manufactures Programs:

Vehicle Programs:

 

Page last modified August 30, 2011