Country:United States
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2004
Date Ended:2012
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Buildings
Agency:Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Legal References:American Jobs Creation Act of 2004; Energy Improvement and Extension Act of 2008 (Div. B, Title III, Sec. 307)

Qualified Green Building and Sustainable Design Project Bonds can be used to finance the construction of large, environmentally efficient development projects on brownfield sites. Public benefits of these buildings include fostering the redevelopment of brownfields; creating significant jobs; and demonstrating the effectiveness of, and expanding the market for, alternative energy sources and environmentally efficient design measures.

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