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AEP Ohio (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 07/18/2012
Program Overview:
State: Ohio
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Ceiling Fan, Lighting, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Motors, Custom/Others pending approval, Room Air Conditioners, RCA Tune Up, Energy Assessment and Audit
Applicable Sectors: Residential, Construction
Amount:ENERGY STAR New Homes Program: Contact AEP Ohio
In-home Energy Audit: $75
Pin Based CFL Indoor Fixture: $20
Pin Based CFL Outdoor Fixture: $35
CFL Torchieres: $20
Wall Insulation: $75
Air Sealing: $50
Window Film: $45
ENERGY STAR Window Replacement: $75
Attic Insulation: $90
Shower Start/Stop: $25
ENERGY STAR Ceiling Fan: $20
Heat Pump Programmable Thermostat: $25
Duct Sealing: $50
RCA Tune Up: $50
Furnace ECM: $150
ENERGY STAR Central Air Conditioning Replacement: $100
ENERGY STAR Heat Pump Replacement: $150
Complete System Bonus: $150
Performance Bonus Assessment: $25
Performance Bonus Audit: $150
Equipment Requirements:ENERGY STAR Heat Pump Replacement: Existing HP must be SEER 13 and HSPF 7.7 or less and new HP must have a SEER of 14.5 and an HSPF of 8.5 or greater.
Web Site: https://aepohio.com/save/programs/In-homeEnergySavings/In-homeEne...
Summary:

The AEP Ohio gridSMART® In-home Energy Assessment and In-home Energy Audit Programs offer rebates for the installation of energy-saving measures recommended by a program-approved auditor. Customers can request an audit or assessment from the first number listed, below, and have six months from the date of the audit/assessment to submit all rebate applications. Rebates will be paid to all eligible and qualifying applications until the budget is exhausted.

The Energy Assessment costs $25 and will result in the installation of energy saving equipment in residences by a qualified auditor. The auditor will also provide recommended energy improvements to be implemented within six months. The In-home Energy Audit is a comprehensive diagnostic performed by a program-approved auditor following Building Performance Institute (BPI) standards including a blower door test to find air infiltration and a combustion efficiency test to gauge appliances and equipment efficiency. A variety of rebates are available to customers who make recommended improvements. Customers that have an audit or assessment and have at least $1000 worth of measures installed will have audit fees refunded. Contact AEP for more information on this program.


 
Contact:
  AEP Ohio Residential
6031 East Main Street
Columbus, OH 43213
Phone: (877) 856-2454
Phone 2: (800) 277-2177
Fax: (877) 607-0740
E-Mail: gridSMARTohio@kema.com
Web Site: https://www.aepohio.com/save/programs/
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