Chatham County - Green Building Rebate Program
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Additional Place applies to||Chatham County|
|Name||Chatham County - Green Building Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Green Building Incentive|
|Eligible Technologies||Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Passive Solar Space Heat, Photovoltaics, Solar Water Heat|
|Energy Category|| Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
|Start Date|| 2010-02-01
|Program Administrator||Chatham County|
|References||Chatham County Green Building Rebate|
Chatham County offers rebates on permitting fees for green building certifications and techniques. Three types of rebates are offered.
Tier 1: $100 Rebate Eligible Projects:
- Energy Star for Homes
Tier 2: $250 Rebate Eligible Projects:
- NC Healthy Built Home
- Green Home Builders of the Triangle Program
- Earthcraft House Program
- LEED for Homes Program
- NAHB National Green Building Program
Green Building Techniques: $100 Rebate Eligible Projects:
- Geo thermal installation
- Solar electric and/or solar hot water
- Passive solar
Owners and builders are limited to $450 per home and $1,000 per year. A rebate application should be submitted along with the building permit application. Specific technology requirements, application requirements, and an application are available on the program web site.
|Contact Name||Cybil Tate|
|Address||12 East Street|
|Address 2||P.O. Box 1809|
|Place||Pittsboro, North Carolina|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.
- "Chatham County Green Building Rebate"
- "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"