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Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

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Empire District Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 12/18/2012
Program Overview:
State: Arkansas
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Dehumidifiers, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Doors, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Smart Power Strip
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Residential
Amount:Weatherization Measures: 25% - 50% of cost
Central Air Conditioner: $400 - $500
Programmable Thermostat: $25
Dishwasher: $50
Dehumidifier: $50
Refrigerator: $50
Room Air Conditioner: $25
Smart Power Strip: $10
Maximum Incentive:Central Air Conditioner: $500
Weatherization Measures: Total cost of measures eligible for rebate cannot exceed $2,964
Equipment Requirements:Central Air Conditioner: SEER 15 or higher
Appliances: Must be Energy Star certified
Web Site: https://www.empiredistrict.com/EnergySolutions/Electric.aspx
Summary:

Empire District Electric Company (EDEC) offers rebates to residential customers for energy audits, weatherization measures, central air conditioning systems, and energy efficient home appliances. Eligible air conditioning systems are eligible for rebates between $400 and $500. Energy audits and weatherization incentives vary based upon the cost of upgrades. EDEC and other utilities participating in the Arkansas Weatherization Program will cover a significant portion of energy audit and implementation costs. Visit the program web site or contact Empire District Electric Company for additional program information and requirements.


 
Contact:
  Electric Rebate Program
Empire District Electric
PO Box 127
Joplin, AR 64802
Phone: (800) 206-2300
Fax: (417) 625-5169
E-Mail: energy.efficiency@empiredistrict.com
Web Site: http://www.empiredistrict.com
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