Country:United States
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2008
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Taxes, Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Funds to sub-national governments
Policy Target:Energy Sector>Energy Efficiency / Demand Reduction, Buildings, Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:Department of Treasury - Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Legal References:American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 (Div. B, Title I, Sec. 1112)

Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds finance state, municipal, and tribal government programs and initiatives designed to reduce GHG emissions. Qualified energy conservation bonds may be issued to make loans and grants for capital expenditures to implement green community programs.

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