USDA Rural Housing Service Loans (Federal)

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Last modified on May 23, 2011.

Financial Incentive Program

Place United States

Name USDA Rural Housing Service Loans
Incentive Type Federal Loan Program
Applicable Sector Tribal Government, Rural Electric Cooperative, rural electric companies and cooperatives
Eligible Technologies Solar Thermal Electric, Solar Thermal Process Heat, Photovoltaics
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Federal
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs

Program Administrator Department of Agriculture (USDA)

References DSIRE[1]


RHS works with Farmer Mac to provide loan and grant programs for purchase, construction, repair, and improvements of homes and community facilities.

  • 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)"