Preservation of Historical sites (SB 1416) - allows the local governments to establish areas of known historical or archaeological significance and to require development applicants to document how they will preserve such resources.
Land Preservation Credit (HB 1891/SB 986) - reduced from $100,000 to $50,000 the amount of the land preservation credit for tax years 2009 and 2010. Affected taxpayers may claim the credit for two additional years.
Open-Space Easements (SB 907) - authorizes estate trustees to donate open-space easements to obtain estate tax exclusions.
Green Roofs (HB 1828, HB 1975/SB 1058) - allows localities to offer incentives for green roof construction.
Certification of Buildings (SB 1004) - allows architect to certify energy-efficient buildings for local taxation purposes.
Geothermal Heating (SB 1128) - requires the Board of Health to allow the construction of wells used solely for closed loop geothermal heating systems.
Clean Energy Financing (SB 1212) - allows localities to provide loans for initial acquisition and installation of clean energy improvements.
Stormwater (SB 982) - requires localities to provide full or partial waivers of charges to any person who redevelops or retrofits property to permanently reduce stormwater flow and pollutant loading.
There you have it..