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Southern Pine Electric Power Association - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 07/25/2012
Program Overview:
State: Mississippi
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Heat pumps, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Comfort Advantage Plus Homes with Heat Pumps: $500
Comfort Advantage Homes with Heat Pumps: $300
Additional Heat Pump: $150
Equipment Requirements:Certain weatherization standards need to be met in order to qualify
Heat Pumps: 13 SEER, HSPF 7.7
Web Site: http://www.spepa.com/documents/ComfortAdvantage.pdf
Summary:

Southern Pine Electric Power Association offers the Comfort Advantage Home Program which provides rebates on heat pumps to new homes which meet certain Comfort Advantage weatherization standards. To qualify for this rebate the home must have:

  • Attic insulation of R-38 or higher
  • Wall insulation of R-13 or higher
  • Floor insulation of R-19 or greater
  • Dual-pane windows
  • Glass area less than 20% of total floor area
  • An electric water heater
  • Effective air-sealing and attic ventilation
  • A properly designed, installed and insulated duct system

If the above criteria are met, the home owner can receive rebates up to $500 for new, energy efficient heat pumps. It is recommended that the customer contact SPEPA before construction begins.  Review the program web site for more information.

 

 

 

 


 
Contact:
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Southern Pine Electric Power Association
110 Risher Street
PO Box 60
Taylorsville, MS 39168
Phone: (800) 231-5240
Phone 2: (601) 785-6511
Web Site: http://www.spepa.com/
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