Changeouts & Stove Tax Credits

Tax Credits:

Federal Biomass Stove Tax Credit  

In addition to the following changeout programs, there is a federal tax credit that provides $300 for purchasing a biomass stove that is at least 75 percent efficient. See HPBA’s website for more information about what qualifies, how to claim the credit, and what consumers need to know. Here’s a link to HPBA website with the tax credit information. 

There is also a consumer one-pager designed for retailers to print out and keep in their stores. It can be downloaded from that main tax credit page, but it can be found directly, here.

Changeouts by State:


Cumberland County, ME American Lung Association Wood Stove Change-out Program - Click for Application / Click for Fact Sheet

Efficiency Maine Low-Interest Loans Program - Varying loan amounts for qualifying wood and pellet stoves, pellet boilers and furnaces. Click here for more information.

Efficiency Maine Residential Home Energy Savings Program - Residents of Maine are eligible. Rebate is 1/3 the cost (up to $6,000) to purchase a qualifying pellet boiler or furnace. More information here


CLOSED, but may be renewed in 2021Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) Changeout

  • Eligibility: Any Massachusetts resident or business that currently uses a non-certified woodstove or fireplace insert.
  • Rebate: Standard Rebate between $1,000 to $1,500; Low-Income Rebate between $2,500 to $3,000. Click here for more information.


Clean Energy Development Fund (CEDF) Small Scale Renewable Energy Incentive Program for Advanced Wood Pellet Heating Systems

  • Eligibility: Residents of Vermont
  • Rebate: $2,500 per unit; $5,000 total per customer for purchasing a qualifying wood pellet heating system. Click here for more information.

New York State:

New York State Pellet Stove Incentive Program

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