See If You’re Eligible

Stove; View stoves that qualify for an additional 26% federal tax credit

Mandatory Requirements required to qualify for all incentive levels for the home in which the pellet stove/insert is going to be installed:

  1. Home must be: Owned by you, your primary residence, and be single family‐owner occupied.
  2. Natural Gas MUST NOT be available (piped to your home).

NYSERDA Incentive Levels

If Mandatory Requirements above are met, NYSERDA offers three incentive levels towards a purchase of a new pellet stove or insert:

  1. $1500 Incentive – Home WITH stove/insert currently installed.
  2. $2000 Incentive – Home WITHOUT stove/insert currently installed, AND you are income qualified. Download the Income Screening Form to see if you qualify.
  3. $2500 Incentive – Home WITH a stove/insert currently installed, AND you are income qualified. Download the Income Screening Form to see if you qualify.

A NYSERDA Project Application must be completed and approved. Contact Best Fire today!

Best Fire is a participating contractor with certified installers in NYSERDA’S Renewable Heat NY program.


Qualifying Pellet Stoves

The following pellet stoves and inserts meet or exceed NYSERDA’s requirements: emission rate less than 2.0 grams/hour and efficiency of 70% or higher.


Qualifying Pellet Inserts