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Arkansas

Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

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AEP SWEPCO - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 10/26/2012
Program Overview:
State: Arkansas
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Equipment Insulation, Water Heaters, Lighting, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Custom/Others pending approval
Applicable Sectors: Residential, In-Unit Multifamily
Amount:Home Performance with ENERGY STARĀ®
Central AC Replacements: $125 - $800/system
Heat Pump Replacements: $125 - $825/system
Insulation: $0.12-$0.25/sq. ft.
Duct Sealing/Replacement: $175 - $300/home
Duct Insulation: $0.50/ln. ft.
AC Tune-up: $80
Air Infiltration: $100 - $150
ENERGY STAR Windows: $2/sq. ft.
Electric Water Heater Replacement: $50
Water Heater Jacket: $25
Water Heater Pipe Insulation: $20
Energy Audit: Up to $300
CFLs: $10/lamp for builders

Standard Measures
Central AC Replacements: $125 - $640/system
Heat Pump Replacements: $125 - $660/system
Insulation: $0.12-$0.20/sq. ft.
Duct Sealing/Replacement: $140 - $240/home
Duct Insulation: $0.40/ln. ft.
AC Tune-up: $64
Air Infiltration: $80 - $120
ENERGY STAR Windows: $1.60/sq. ft.
Window Film $0.40/sq. ft.
Electric Water Heater Replacement: $40
Eligible System Size:Central Air Conditioner: 1.5 - 5 tons
Heat Pump: 1.5 - 5 tons
Equipment Requirements:Residential Solutions: Measures must decrease customer demand for a period of at least ten years.
All equipment must be Energy Star rated
Central Air Conditioner: 14.5 SEER and 12 EER minimum
Heat Pump: 14.5 SEER, 12 EER and 8.2 HSPF minimum
Web Site: http://www.swepcogridsmart.com/arkansas/homesLP.html
Summary:

SWEPCO Arkansas offers a variety of rebates to residential customers in its service territory. Eligible equipment includes central ac units, heat pumps, insulation, air sealing, duct sealing, windows, window film, water heaters, equipment insulation and light fixtures. All equipment must meet specified efficiency and installation requirements of the program. Incentives vary depending on whether the participants utilize the standard offer or the Home Performance with Energy Star approach. Contact AEP Swepco for details of each offering. Contractor incentives are also available through the program and may vary based upon equipment size and efficiency. Equipment must be purchased from and installed by a participating contractor.


 
Contact:
  SWEPCO Incentives
AEP SWEPCO
Geavista Group
P.O. Box 9567
Fayetteville, AR 72703
Phone: (888) 266-3130
Fax: (479) 234-4972
Web Site: http://www.swepcogridsmart.com/arkansas/contact.html
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