BetterBuildings for Michigan

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Michigan

Name BetterBuildings for Michigan
Incentive Type State Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Lighting, Programmable Thermostats, Unspecified technologies
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs


References Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency[1]


The BetterBuildings for Michigan program offers incentives and loans to residents of certain communities to implement energy efficiency improvements in their homes. Homeowners in the following areas are eligible for incentives:

  • Southeast Michigan
  • Bath and Dewitt
  • Grand Rapids
  • Marquette
  • Traverse City

Residents must first receive a home energy assessment and work with contractor to identify appropriate energy saving methods. Incentives vary by city, and include bonus incentives and utility rebate matching. Click here for information regarding incentives in each area. BetterBuildings for Michigan will assist homeowners in applying for utility rebates and Michigan Saves loans.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name General Inquiries
Department BetterBuildings for Michigan


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


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