Plants Building ENERGY
into the new year, 30 plants across the nation (see map) have swung into production
of ENERGY STAR homes. Several home manufacturers
have committed to 100% ENERGY STAR production and others are selling ENERGY STAR
as a standard feature in many of their best selling models. For a complete list
of plants shipping ENERGY STAR qualified homes, click on the following link: http://www.mhrahome.org/pages/es_plant_list.htm.
congratulates the following plants on building at least 100 ENERGY STAR homes
Colony Homes –
– Clarion, PA
Pine Grove Manufactured
Homes – Pine Grove, PA
IRS Issues Rules on
Federal Tax Credits
Energy Policy Act of 2005 permits producers of manufactured homes to qualify for
a $1,000 tax credit by building ENERGY STAR qualified manufactured homes. IRS
Form 8908 Energy Efficient Home Credit is now available. To download the form,
select it from the list on the IRS web site: http://www.irs.gov/formspubs/lists/0,,id=97817,00.html.
For questions on claiming the tax credit, contact Sherri Cabrera at the Manufactured
Housing Institute: 703-558-0659 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Order ENERGY STAR Marketing
Reminder – ENERGY STAR marketing materials are now available. Click
on the following link to download an order form: www.mhrahome.org/media/forms/ES_promo_order_form.pdf.
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