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Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 01/21/2014
Program Overview:
State: Indiana
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Duct/Air sealing
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Water Heaters (new construction): free or discounted depending on size
Water Heaters (existing homes): $50 - $400
HVAC Duct Sealing (Electric-heated homes): 100% of the installed cost up to a maximum of $500 incentive
HVAC Duct Sealing (Fossil fuel heated homes with central air or heat pump): 100% of the installed cost up to a maximum of $250 incentive
Air-source/Dual Fuel Heat Pump: $300 - $600
Air-source/Dual Fuel Heat Pumps (REPLACING 100% Electric Resistance Heat): $1,800 - $2,200
Geothermal Heat Pump: $1,000
Geothermal Heat Pump (REPLACING 100% Electric Resistance Heat): $1,800 - $2,200
Central Air Conditioning: $300 - $600
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Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC offers residential customers incentives for energy efficient heat pumps, water heaters, and air conditioners. Eligible air-source heat pump and air conditioning systems must have at least a 14 SEER rating and can be for retrofits or part of new construction. Qualifying 40 or 52 gallon water heaters are free with new construction, while 80 gallon models can be purchased from the REMC at a discounted price. The geothermal heat pump incentive of $1,000 per system is available for new construction and retrofits. Customers who purchase a geothermal system will receive a free electric water heater (40 or 52 gallon). Members must apply for the rebate within 30 days of unit installation. Interested customers should contact the utility for more information.

  Customer Service
Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC
P.O. Box 427
State Road 54
Bloomfield, IN 47424
Phone: (812) 384-4446
Phone 2: (800) 489-7362
Fax: (812) 384-3127
Web Site:
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