Advanced Wood Heating Systems

  •  As of July 23, 2018, the reservation system has been eliminated and installers can access the SSREIP incentive through the Efficiency Vermont rebate process.
  •  As of June 2, 2018 we are no longer accepting Custom Advanced Wood Heating System applications. If you are installing a large wood pellet or chip system, please contact Efficiency Vermont.
  •  As of July 1, 2017, Advanced Wood Heating companies must also enroll in the Efficiency Excellence Network.

The Advanced Wood Heat incentive is available for efficient central wood pellet heating systems. 

Residential and small commercial systems (<5,000 sq ft heated space): 

  • The $3,000 flat-rate incentive is now accessed through the Efficiency Vermont rebate process and paperwork.
  • Projects are also eligible for a $3,000 rebate from Efficiency Vermont.
  • Click here for more information and a link to paperwork

Commercial systems that serve over 5,000 square feet of heated space: Please contact Efficiency Vermont directly to enroll a custom project. 

  • All systems receiving Efficiency Vermont custom incentive AND under $100,000 total system cost - please click this link for RERC/CEDF paperwork to recieve the $3,000 incentive: Click here


Please access SSREIP incentive through Efficiency Vermont rebate forms (links above).

Eligible Equipment Inventory for Efficiency Vermont rebate and SSREIP incentive:
  • View the Eligible Equipment Inventory
  • Find an Approved Reserving Installer

    Advanced Wood Heating Installers must be members of Efficiency Vermont's Efficiency Excellence Network (EEN) Advanced Wood Heating trade group. Contact Efficiency Vermont to learn more or enroll your company in EEN membership: 888-921-5990 or


    SSREIP Terms and Conditions apply to all projects, including those incentives accessed through the Efficiency Vermont rebate process. For full Small Scale Renewable Energy Incentive Program (SSREIP) Terms and Conditions, please see the SSREIP Terms, Conditions, and Requirements found here.