Tax-Credits & Incentives

States - Massachusetts

Updated: January 2019
Financial Incentive: Stove Rebate Change out Program
Type: Residential, low-income residential
Incentive amount:
  • Pellet Stove: $1250-$1750
  • Catalytic Woodstove: $1,000-$1250
  • Non-Catalytic Woodstove: $500-$1500
  • Fully Automated Wood Stove: $1500-$1750
  • Low Income Residential: Pellet: $2500-$3000, Catalytic Woodstove: $2250-2500, Non-Catalytic: $1500-2750, Fully automated: $2750-$3000
  • Assists eligible Massachusetts residents with the cost of replacing non-EPA certified wood-fired stoves with EPA-certified, low-emission woodstoves, pellet stoves, and fireplace inserts.
  • Old stoves must be permanently removed from service and rendered inoperable.
  • The stove professional is charged with the coordination of stove disposal and recycling and installing the new stove.
  • Low-income residents earning less than 80% of the state median income are eligible for rebates ranging from $1,500 to $3,000.
  • Standard residential customers who qualify for the program are eligible for rebates ranging from $500 to $1,750.
  • Rebates will be available until program funding has been exhausted. $1.8 million of funds have been approved to support this program now, through 2019.
  • Applications must be submitted by the stove professional completing the installation. See the program website and program manual for details and the complete application package.
Contact Info: Massachusetts Clean Energy Center
Address: 63 Franklin Street, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02110
Phone: (617) 712-1109
Pellet Boilers
Homeowners are eligible for a base rebate of up to $10,000, depending on system cost. To help cover the cost of thermal storage, MassCEC also offers a thermal storage adder up to $2,000. Residents qualifying for the Income-Based Rebate Adder can qualify for a total award of up to $16,500. For more information.
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