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Mississippi

Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

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TVA Partner Utilities - Energy Right New Homes Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 09/19/2012
Program Overview:
State: Mississippi
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Heat pumps, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval
Applicable Sectors: Residential, Construction, Utility, Installer/Contractor
Amount:Site Built New Homes Plan: $100-$800 depending on local power company and home efficiency
Manufactured Home Heat Pump: $500
Equipment Requirements:Site Built Homes: all electric
Manufactured Home Heat Pump: Minimum 13 SEER
Installation Requirements:Energy Right Homes: 93 to 86 HERS rating
Energy Right Platinum Homes: 85 or less HERS rating (with RESNET certification)
Web Site: http://www.energyright.com/residential/new_homes.html
Summary:

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) energy right New Homes Plan provides incentives for all-electric, energy-efficient new homes by offering graduated rebates for new homes. Homes built at least 7% better than code qualify for the entry level of the program while those built 15% better qualify as energy right Platinum or Platinum Certified (ENERGY STAR Certified). A variety of efficiency standards must be met in order to reach the specified levels. In addition, incentives are offered for advanced water heaters installed in new homes.

The energy right Manufactured Homes Program promotes the installation of electric heat pumps in new manufactured homes. Program features include a network of HVAC contractors and incentives. Customers should contact their local utilities to see what programs are offered.


 
Contact:
  Corporate Headquarters
Tennessee Valley Authority
400 W. Summit Hill Dr.
Knoxville, TN 37902-1499
Phone: (865) 632-2101
E-Mail: tvainfo@tva.com
Web Site: http://www.energyright.com/
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