Category: Nonprofits

Energy Efficiency Tax Deduction under IRS Code Section 179D 

Tax deduction for energy efficiency measures in new construction or building renovations.

Clean Electricity Investment Tax Credits for Tax-Exempt Entities

If you install solar (or certain other technologies) on property belonging to your tax-exempt organization, you can get 30-70% of the price back.

Community Change Grants Program

Grants to community-based organizations in historically disadvantaged communities to promote environmental and climate justice.

Community Energy Innovation Prize

Funds to complete community-based clean energy or manufacturing initiatives in underserved communities.

Electric vehicle & EV charger tax credits

Individuals, businesses and nonprofits can get significant tax credits for buying a new or used electric vehicle (EV) or installing EV chargers. 

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Improvements at Public School Facilities (Renew America’s Schools)

Funding to upgrade school and school bus infrastructure

Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund (new clean energy financing)

Improved financing of clean energy, especially for low-income and disadvantaged communities. 

Advanced Technology Vehicle Manufacturing Loan Program

Loans to support the manufacture of eligible advanced technology vehicles and components

Energy Efficiency Revolving Loans (South Carolina)

South Carolina loans for implementing measures that will produce energy savings.

Funding through Department of Energy Loan Programs Office

Loans for innovative clean energy solutions and reinvestment in closed or aging energy facilities.