Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 08/08/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Equipment Insulation, Water Heaters, Furnaces , Boilers, Programmable Thermostats, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Ventilation Fans, Tankless Water Heaters
Duct Sealing: $40/hour
Air Sealing: $40/hour
Programmable Thermostat: $30/thermostat
Storage Water Heater: $100
Tankless Water Heater: $150
Condensing Water Heater: $125
Water Heater Tank Insulation: $10
Attic Access Insulation: $30
Wall/Attic/Duct Insulation: $0.30/sq. ft.
Replacement Windows: $5/window
Ventilator Fans: $15
Exterior Doors: $30
|Equipment Requirements:||Furnace: ECM and ENERGY STAR|
Boiler: ENERGY STAR
Duct Sealing: UL181B and permanent
Thermostat: Programmable residential with gas furnace
Water Heaters: ENERGY STAR and other requirements
Insulation: Various requirements
Windows: ENERGY STAR
Doors: R-4.4 or greater
Ventilation Fans: ENERGY STAR
The Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Program uses a whole-house approach to lower energy costs. GoodCents auditors perform the home performance assessment and provide recommendations for a potentially refundable $50 fee. Auditors are certified through the Building Performance Institute (BPI), a national resource for building science technology. Auditors use diagnostic equipment to test the home and identify energy efficiency improvements.
Once the assessment is complete, the customer can decide which energy efficiency measures may be worth installing. The Program offers a number of rebates, depending on the type of work that is being done.
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