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Incentives/Policies for Energy Efficiency

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Energy Revolving Loan Fund - Farm Energy   

Last DSIRE Review: 12/08/2014
Program Overview:
State: Michigan
Incentive Type: State Loan Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Unspecified Technologies
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Not Specified
Applicable Sectors: Agricultural
Maximum Incentive:$150,000
Terms:4% fixed interest rate
Interest-only payments for first 6 months
6-year maximum
Funding Source:American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA)
Authority 1:
Date Enacted:
Date Effective:
MCL ยง 460.911 et seq.
Authority 2:
Date Enacted:
Date Effective:
E.O. No. 2011-4

In January 2010, Michigan enacted the Public Act 242 of 2009, which established the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Revolving Loan Fund Program. The Farm Energy Audit/Assessment portion of this program is available to family farms in Michigan for projects recommended through the Michigan Farm Energy Audit program.

Applicants are evaluated based on minimum credit standards and face-to-face interviews. Loan recipients are required to submit quarterly reports related to energy use. Program funds cannot be used for any systems installed before the date of the loan agreement. For questions regarding farm energy audits, contact Al Go at Michigan State University.

  Robert Jackson
Michigan Energy Office
611 W. Ottawa Ave.
Lansing, MI 48909
Phone: (517) 373-2731
  Al Go
Michigan State University
Phone: (517) 353-0643
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