Incentives/Policies for Energy Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 08/08/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Water Heaters, Lighting, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats, Duct/Air sealing, Room Air Conditioners, Appliance Recycling, Energy Audit
||Residential, Installer/Contractor, Low-Income Residential
|Amount:||Central A/C: $400 or $600|
Central Air Source Heat Pump: $400 or $600
Electric Heat Pump Water Heater: $400
Energy Star Thermostats: up to $25
Room AC: $25
Duct Sealing: $100/hr
Air Sealing: $75/hr
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling: $50
Home Energy Survey: Reduced Cost of $50
|Maximum Incentive:||Duct Sealing: $300|
Air Sealing: $300
Refrigerator/Freezer/Room AC Recycling: Two rebates per eligible appliance type
|Equipment Requirements:||Central A/C: SEER 15/ EER 12.5 minimum|
Central Air Source Heat Pump: SEER 15/ EER 12/ HSPF 8.5 minimum
Electric Heat Pump Water Heater: EF greater than 2.0
|Installation Requirements:||Eligible equipment must be installed by a participating contractor|
Con Edison is offering the Residential HVAC Electric Rebate Program. Through this program, incentives are offered on energy efficient heating and cooling equipment for residences in the eligible service area. Service addresses that have one to four residential dwelling units may participate in the program. Eligible measures and equipment include central air conditioning units, heat pumps, water heaters, weatherization measures, and thermostats. All equipment must be installed by a participating contractor and installations may be inspected before incentive payments.
Additionally, rebates are provided for recycling refrigerators, freezers, room air conditioning units and for energy surveys. View the program web site for eligibility and instructions on how to have a secondary, working unit picked up. Contact Con Edison for more information on these programs.
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