Wood Stove and Fireplace Conversion program open to Box Elder, Davis, Salt Lake and Weber County residents

The Wood Stove and Fireplace Conversion Assistance Program will open the registration for eligible Box Elder, Davis, Salt Lake and Weber County homeowners on Nov.7 starting at 6 a.m. The financial incentives will help households convert their fireplace or wood stove into a natural gas, propane fueled, or electric appliance. For homeowners with wood stoves or fireplaces, the program is an opportunity to help reduce wintertime pollution caused by wood burning.

The program was developed by the Department of Environmental Quality’s (DEQ) Division of Air Quality (DAQ), and is targeted to counties that experience poor wintertime air quality. 

Registration: 

  • Register here between Nov. 7 at 6:00 a.m. and Nov. 8 at 10:00 p.m.
  • These events are for a waitlist only and are not a guarantee of registration or incentive award.
  • Participants will be contacted via email if they are selected. 

Eligibility and Incentives: 

  • Low-income households can receive up to $4,300. Non low-income households can receive up to $3,000.
  • Fireplaces/wood stoves must be used for a significant amount of home heating. Homeowners who occasionally burn wood in fireplaces/wood stoves are not eligible for this program. Gas logs are not eligible.
  • Applicants must be the legal owner of the home. Commercial and rental properties are not eligible.
  • Homeowners can use the financial incentive to:
    • Convert an operational wood stove (including pellet) to a gas stove (natural gas, or propane);
    • Convert an operational fireplace to an electric heating appliance. 

Full eligibility requirements, income limitations, registration details and other information can be found at stoves.utah.gov.