How to Redeem

  1. Hire a trained Building Performance contractor.
  2. Work with your contractor to install qualified measures.
  3. Contractor reports completed work to Efficiency Vermont for review.
  4. Receive up to $5,000 in incentives.


Effective Date: January 1, 2019

Projects must be completed by a Building Performance contractor. Offer subject to change.

A list of comprehensive qualifying criteria is available on the Building Performance Incentives Overview.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Work must be completed by a participating Building Performance contractor.
  • Generally, a building that was built as a house, but is now used for commercial or mixed use is eligible. Non-house type structures may also be eligible.
  • Eligible rental / multifamily building types are:
    • Five apartments or more.
    • Mixed use (combination of commercial use and any number of apartments).
    • Three stories or less.
    • Less than 10,000 sq. ft.
  • Eligible rental / multifamily building use include:
    • Residential multifamily apartments.
    • Bed and breakfasts.
    • Condominiums.
    • Common spaces associated with multifamily buildings, including community rooms, central hallways and stairs, laundry rooms, mail rooms, etc.
    • Mixed use (combination of eligible commercial and residential uses)

NOTE: Many small business building types that are not eligible for Building Performance incentives (any building containing large process equipment including refrigeration or ventilation) may be eligible for other energy-saving offers. Contact Efficiency Vermont at (888) 921-5990 for information.