Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 08/14/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Ceiling Fan, Water Heaters, Lighting, Chillers , Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Custom/Others pending approval, Pool Pumps, Evaporative Coolers
||Residential, Construction, Installer/Contractor
|Amount:||Clothes Washers: up to $100|
Refrigerators: $20 + $30 recycling incentive
Water Heaters: $50
Pool Pumps: $75
Lighting and Ceiling Fans: $20/fixture
Duct Sealing: $150 (homeowners), $50 (contractors)
Central AC: $250
Central AC Sizing/Installation: $50 (sizing); $50 (installation)
Heat Pumps: $250 - $350
Heat Pump/Central AC Tune-up: $100 (homeowners), $25 (contractors)
Evaporative Cooler: $100
Insulation: up to $0.45/sq. ft.
Windows: $1.50/sq. ft.
|Maximum Incentive:||Insulation: $350/home.|
|Equipment Requirements:||Electric Water Heaters: At least 40 gallons with an Energy Factor (EF) of 0.93+|
Windows must have a U-value of .32 or lower
Many other qualifications vary by measure
|Installation Requirements:||Air conditioning installations and tune-ups and duct-sealing must be performed by a pre-approved contractor|
Rocky Mountain Power provides incentives for residential customers in Idaho to install energy efficient equipment in participating homes. Rebates are available for qualified appliances, weatherization measures and HVAC equipment. Insulation rebates are only available for existing homes, because new homes would already be meeting the program objectives by adhering to the Idaho building code. HVAC rebates are also available only to existing homes. All other rebates can be applied to new or existing homes. Incentives are available for a limited-time-only and will be honored on a first-come, first-served basis according to the postmark date on the application. Rebates will be paid in the form of checks, not utility bill credits. Customers should check with Rocky Mountain Power before beginning any projects to make sure rebates are still in effect. Rebates are also available to contractors who install eligible equipment.
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