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Black Hills Energy (Electric) - Residential Energy Efficiency Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 12/05/2014
Program Overview:
State: Colorado
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Lighting, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Evaporative Coolers, Heat Pump Water Heaters
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Residential, Construction
Amount:Air-Source Heat Pump: $500
Central A/C: $500-$700
Ground Source Heat Pumps: $1,200
Evaporative Cooler: $200-$1000
Heat Pump Water Heater: $450
Refrigerator: $30/unit
Freezer: $30/unit
Dishwasher: $30/unit
Television: $25/unit
CFL/LED Bulbs: In-store rebates
Equipment Requirements:Air-Source Heat Pump Split System: 15 SEER, 8.5 HSPF, 12 EER
Central Air-Conditioner Split System 16 SEER, 13 EER
Ground Source Heat Pump: 14.1 EER
Evaporative Coolers: Varies by incentive amount
Start Date:01/01/2013
Expiration Date:12/31/2014
Web Site:

Black Hills Energy (BHE) offers rebates for residential Colorado customers who purchase energy-efficient residential equipment. This program offers rebates for customers who purchase and install energy efficient HVAC equipment, appliances, insulation measures, and water heating equipment. Additionally, rebates may be available to builders. Individual pieces of equipment have specific efficiency requirements which can be seen on the program application form at the web site listed above. Customers should contact BHE for more information on these rebates. Program may not be available in all Colorado service areas.

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Phone: (888) 567-0799
Phone 2: (888) 890-5554
Web Site:
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