Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 04/24/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Lighting, Building Insulation, Windows, Sunscreens
|Amount:||Windows: $1 per sq. ft.|
Insulation (ceiling): $150 per home
Insulation (walls): $200 per home
Insulation (floor): $75 per home
Sunscreens: $1 per sq. ft.
Clothes Washers: $75
Compact Fluorescent Lighting: coupons for free bulbs
|Maximum Incentive:||Sunscreens: 50% of cost, Maximum rebate of $100 |
Insulation (ceiling): Up to $150 per home
Insulation (walls): Up to $200 per home
Insulation (floor): Up to $75 per home
|Equipment Requirements:||Windows: with a U-Factor of 0.40 or less|
Sunscreens: Must provide at least 60% blockage
Insulation (attic): Must bring insulation level up to R-38
Insulation (walls): Must bring insulation level up to R-11
Insulation (floor): Must bring insulation level up to R-19
Appliances: Must be Energy Star rated
Refrigerator: Must provide proof of recycling
Hercules Municipal Utility provides financial incentives for its residential members to increase the energy efficiency of participating homes. Rebates are offered for a variety of home appliances and weatherization improvements, including refrigerators, dishwashers, clothes washers, insulation and high performance windows. Additional equipment requirements can be found on the web site listed above. Please follow program guidelines described on web site listed above to receive full rebate amounts.
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