18 Aug '11, 7pm

Replace Your Furnace, Save $500 - Tax credits for installing energy efficient furnaces expire at the end of the year...

Replace Your Furnace, Save $500 - Tax credits for installing energy efficient furnaces expire at the end of the year...

The federal tax credit expires just before new Energy Star furnace standards go into effect. As of Feb. 1, 2012, Energy Star furnaces will be about 5% more efficient than those that hold the sticker today. Further, for the first time, furnaces for sale in the warmer climate of the South will be held to different standards than the cold climate of the North, where the new Energy Star furnaces will be 16% more efficient than typical models for sale.

Full article: http://www.thedailygreen.com/going-green/tips/energy-star...

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