Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 03/12/2013
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Water Heaters, Furnaces , Boilers, Programmable Thermostats, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Tankless Water Heaters
|Amount:||Qualified New Homes (Builders): Contact Black Hills|
Energy Evaluations: Free or reduced cost
Storage Water Heater: $75 or $300
Tankless Water Heater: $300
Furnace/Boiler Maintenance: $30 or $100
Replacement Furnaces: $325 or $400
Replacement Boilers: $150 or $400
Integrated Space and Water Heater: $500
Drain Heat Recovery: $300
Multi-Zone Thermostats: $300
Set Back Thermostats: $25 (self-installed); $50 (professionally installed)
Wall/Ceiling/Foundation/Floor Insulation: $0.25 - $0.50/sq ft, up to $500
Infiltration Control/Caulking/Weather Stripping: 70% of cost
R-8 Duct Insulation: 70% of cost, up to $150
Duct Repair and Sealing: 75% of cost, up to $200
|Maximum Incentive:||All Incentives: $750/customer|
Ceiling/Wall/Foundation Insulation: $500
Infiltration Control/Caulking/Weather Stripping: $200
Duct Insulation: $150
|Equipment Requirements:||Furnaces: 94% AFUE|
Boilers: 85% AFUE
Water Heaters: Varies by type
Black Hills Energy (BHE) offers a variety of rebates for residential Colorado customers who purchase and install energy efficient natural gas appliances, heating equipment and insulation materials. This program offers rebates for customers who purchase and install energy efficient furnaces, boilers, insulation, integrated space and water heaters, drain heat recovery and programmable thermostats. Individual pieces of equipment have specific requirements which can be seen on the program application form. Forms may be found on the program web site listed above. Additionally, builders of energy efficient new homes may also be eligible for incentives through Black Hills Energy. Follow all procedures outlined on the program web site and on the application forms. Contact BHE for more information on these rebates. Program may not be available in all Colorado service areas.
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