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Cookeville Electric Department - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 04/23/2012
Program Overview:
State: Tennessee
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Heat pumps, Tankless Water Heaters, Heat Pump Water Heaters
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Residential, Utility
Amount:Heat Pump: $150
Water Heater: $100
Energy Audit Suggested Measures: 50% of cost
Maximum Incentive:Energy Audit Suggested Measures: $500
Equipment Requirements:Equipment must be electric
Installation Requirements:Heat pump must be installed by a member of the Quality Contractor Network
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Cookeville Electric Department, in collaboration with the Tennessee Valley Authority, offers an incentive for its residential customers to install energy efficient equipment through the energy right rebate program. Rebates are offered for qualifying heat pumps and water heaters. Eligible heat pumps must be installed by a member of the Quality Contractor Network. Cookeville customers are also eligible to be reimbursed for up to 50% of the cost, up to $500, of energy efficient measures suggested by the In-Home Energy Evaluation Program.  Through this program, energy audits of customers' homes are conducted by TVA-certified evaluators who identify and suggest energy saving oppurtunities and measures.  Customers participating in this program can also receive financing for approved projects.  Interested customers should view the information tab on the program web site or contact Cookeville Electric Department for more information.

  Karen Brown
Cookeville Electric Department
55 West Davis Road
Cookeville, TN 38506
Phone: (931) 520-5422
Phone 2: (931) 526-7411
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