Clean Renewable Energy Bond Rates

Section 54 of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) describes regulations for the issuance and use of clean renewable energy bonds (CREBs). The following table of maturities and rates specify the appropriate credit rates for the specified maturities under this program. For rates applicable to New CREBs under section 54C of the IRC, see the rates posted for qualified tax credit bonds (QTCBs). CREBs Rates were published each business day from April 24, 2006 to March 9, 2012.



As of January 22, 2009, the credit rate for tax credit bonds including qualified zone academy bonds, clean renewable energy bonds, new clean renewable energy bonds, qualified energy conservation bonds and Midwestern tax credit bonds will be based on Treasury Department's estimate of the yields on outstanding bonds with an investment grade rating between A and BBB. See IRS Notice on Credit Rates on Tax Credit Bonds.

For more information on clean renewable energy bonds, call the Internal Revenue Service's Office of Associate Chief Counsel (Financial Institutions & Products) at (202) 622-3980.