Tax-Credits & Incentives

States - New Hampshire

Updated: January 2019
Financial Incentive: Rebate Program
Type: Residential
Incentive amount: 40%, maximum $10,000
  • Eligible Technologies: Furnaces, Boilers
  • Eligible System size: Must provide at least 75% of the home heating load needs
  • Equipment requirements: System must be new, with minimum efficiency rating of 80%. System must be bulk-fuel fed and meet specified air-quality standards.
  • Installation Requirements: system must be installed at applicant’s primary residence by authorized installer.
  • Offers rebates of 40% of the installed cost of qualifying new residential bulk-fed, wood-pellet central heating boilers or furnaces.
  • The maximum rebate amount is $10,000.
  • To qualify, systems must (1) become operational on or after May 1, 2012; (2) be at least 80% efficient; (3) meet certain air quality standards; (4) provide at least 75% of a home heating-load needs; and (5) be installed by a qualified installer or a licensed plumber with wood-pellet central boiler system training.
  • Additional system requirements are specified in the program application. Modifications to existing systems are not eligible to receive funding under this program..
Contact Info: Barbara Bernstein
New Hampshire Public Utilities Commision
21 South Fruit Street, Suite 10 Concord, NH 03301-2429
Phone: (603) 271-6011

1. Property Tax Exemption. Some New Hampshire towns and municipalities offer property tax exemptions based on the amount of the assessed value of a renewable-energy system used on the property. Some but not all include exemptions for wood-fired central heating systems. There were 77 cities and towns offering renewable energy incentives as of 2008 and 28 of those included wood burning systems. New Hampshire state capitol

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