Sustainable Development Category Archives

2019 Green Tax Incentive Compendium

The Robinson+Cole law firm released the January 2019 update for its Green Tax Incentive Compendium of Federal and State Tax Incentives for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency. Each section outlines the basic features and regulatory requirements for a tax program which provides financial incentives for clean technology development through renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.

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New York Hosts Retrofit Design Workshop 10/30 & 11/2

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority’s RetrofitNY team is working to revolutionize the way New York renovates multifamily buildings to approach or achieve net-zero energy performance. Prior to releasing a request for proposal to develop high-performance retrofit solutions for existing, affordable multifamily buildings, the team is interested in feedback from experts and thought leaders in the housing and design-build industry.

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New Utility Allowance Regulations Facilitate Use of Energy Consumption Models at Submetered Properties and Properties With Onsite Renewables

IRS published in today’s Federal Registrar two sets of regulations that will facilitate the ability of owners of LIHTC properties to use a consumption-based utility allowance at properties that are either submetered or generate and sell energy using on site renewables.

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