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"EmPOWER Maryland" Incentives and Programs

There are many programs available to assist homeowners and businesses to make their surroundings more energy efficient. Governor Martin O'Malley's "EmPOWER Maryland" initiative will reduce energy consumption by 15 percent by the year 2015. Below are some of the incentive and programs available to help achieve this goal and become more energy efficient.

FEDERAL INCENTIVES

There are many programs available to assist homeowners and businesses to make their surroundings more energy efficient. Governor Martin O'Malley's "EmPOWER Maryland" initiative will reduce energy consumption by 15 percent by the year 2015. Below are some of the incentive and programs available to help achieve this goal and become more energy efficient.

  • On February 21, the U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released "Guidance Notices" on claiming tax incentives for energy efficiency improvements to existing homes.
  • Federal home energy efficiency improvement tax breaks for home upgrades. For more information, click here.