Alternative Energy Bond Fund Program (Illinois)

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Last modified on May 24, 2011.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Illinois

Name Alternative Energy Bond Fund Program
Incentive Type State Grant Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Industrial
Eligible Technologies Solar Water Heat, Solar Space Heat, Solar Thermal Electric, Photovoltaics, Landfill Gas, Wind, Biomass, Hydroelectric, Renewable Transportation Fuels, Geothermal Electric
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount up to 100% of cost

Maximum Incentive 1,000,000

Program Administrator Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

References DSIRE[1]


This grant program funds capital projects of any renewable energy technology--including biofuels, solar, wind, hydro, geothermal, and landfill and digester gases-- at up to 100 percent of capital cost. Grants range from $60,000 to $1,000,000, and current appropriations for the program are $5 million. Note that this fund is not available for residential projects.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Dave Loos
Department Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
Division Bureau of Energy and Recycling
Address 325 West Adams, Room 300
Place Springfield, Illinois
Zip/Postal Code 62704-1892
Phone (217) 785-3969


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"