Advanced Wood Heating Systems

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

For systems installed in homes and small commercial spaces (<5,000 sq ft heated space): 

  • A $3,000 discount will be applied to the cost of the your system when you work with an Efficiency Excellence Network contractor.
  • Projects are also eligible for a $3,000 rebate from Efficiency Vermont.
  • Additional incentives may be available through your electric utility

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 receive the $3,000 incentive: Click here

NEW! Coal Change Out Adder - combine with Efficiency Vermont and CEDF incentives to replace a coal stove/furnace/boiler and get up to 50% off the cost of a new heating system. 


Please access the incentive through the forms linked above.

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


    Eligibility in the program is specified within the Small Scale Renewable Energy Incentive Program (SSREIP) Terms, Conditions, and Requirements document (linked here).

    The SSREIP Terms and Conditions apply to all projects, including those incentives accessed through the Efficiency Vermont rebate process.