Incentives/Policies for Energy Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 06/29/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Electronically Commutated Motor, AC Tune-up
|Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
||Geothermal Heat Pumps
|Amount:||Refrigerator: $25, $75 with recycling of old unit|
Freezer: $75 with recycling of old unit
Clothes Washer: $25
Ductless Air-source Heat Pump: $100
Storage Space Heating: $25/kW
Storage Water Heater: $300
Air Source Heat Pump: $330 - $630
Geothermal Heat Pump: $200/ton
Central AC: $30 - $330
Electronically Commutated Motor: $50
AC Tune-up: $25
|Equipment Requirements:||Storage Space Heating: minimum of 5 kW electric heat installed|
All appliances and air conditioners must be Energy Star rated
AC/Heat Pump: minimum SEER of 13
|Installation Requirements:||Air conditioners: must be installed by a certified HVAC contractor|
Stearns Electric Cooperative offers a variety of rebates to residential and farm members for making energy efficiency improvements in eligible homes. Rebates are available for Energy Star appliances, HVAC equipment, and water heating equipment. All appliances must be Energy Star rated, and other equipment must also meet specific efficiency standards. Certain HVAC rebates may vary based upon system efficiency. Rebates and additional program information can be found on the program web site.
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