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Fort Pierce Utilities Authority - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 04/27/2012
Program Overview:
State: Florida
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Clothes Washers, Refrigerators, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats, Building Insulation
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Room A/C Unit: $150
Insulation: $0.40/sq ft (NEW); $0.125/sq ft (ADDED)
Central A/C System/Heat Pumps: $50 - $2,100; varies by size and efficiency
Programmable Thermostat: $25
Clothes Washer: $50
Refrigerator: $50
Maximum Incentive:Insulation: $300
Room A/C Units: 2 per household
All other equipment: 1 per customer account
Equipment Requirements:Appliances and window AC unit must be Energy Star rated
Insulation: R Value of 30 or more
Central A/C System/Heat Pumps: 14 SEER minimum
Installation Requirements:Central A/C System/Heat Pumps: must be performed by a licensed State of Florida A/C Contractor
Expiration Date:9/30/12
Web Site:

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority has suspended rebate programs until 2013. Contact the utility for more information on these offerings.

Fort Pierce Utilities Authority offers a variety of incentives for their residential customers to save energy in their homes. Rebates are available for room A/C units, insulation upgrades, central A/C, heat pumps, programmable thermostats, refrigerators, and clothes washers. All of the equipment must meet certain energy efficiency standards listed on the program web site. Window A/C units, refrigerators, and clothes washers must all be Energy Star rated. Applications for the various rebates are located on the program web site. Once application forms are received and processed, rebates will be paid in the form of a credit on one or more of the customer’s monthly electric consumption bills.

  Customer Service Department
Fort Pierce Utilities Authority
P.O. Box 3191
Ft. Pierce, FL 34948
Phone: (772) 466-1600 Ext.3900
Web Site:
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