If you need help finding the “money money money money money money money money” for an energy improvement project in North America, you can visit the DSIRE database of incentives for renewables and efficiency. It’s a great resource for rebates, tax breaks, and other funding programs for energy management investments.
If you’ve searched high and low for financial help with your projects and still haven’t found what you’re looking for, investigate these programs – those funds will get spent with or without you.
Here’s a bit of information for Germany as well, and I would love input from other geographies for similar data sources in their regions. Please post them in the commentary below. Because sometimes you can’t make it on your own.