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Adams Electric Cooperative - Energy Efficiency Loan Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 11/25/2014
Program Overview:
State: Pennsylvania
Incentive Type: Utility Loan Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Equipment Insulation, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Building Insulation, Windows, Doors, Whole House Fans, Electric Thermal Storage
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Residential, Rural Electric Cooperative
Amount:up to $35,000
Maximum Incentive:$35,000
Terms:Rate: 4%-4.5%
Repayment Terms: up to 7 years
Web Site:

Adams Electric Cooperative offers financing to help residential customers increase the energy efficiency of homes through the Energy Resource Conservation (ERC) and Supplemental Loan Program. Loans are processed by credit application, credit check, credit tests and credit documents. Residents who qualify for a loan can borrow up to $35,000 with terms of 1-7 years for installations in either existing or new houses. The loan can be used to finance a variety of heating/cooling systems and weatherization projects in both new housing or in existing housing.

Supplemental loan money is available for:

  • Ground source heat pump installations 
  • Heat Pump Plus installations 
  • Electric Thermal Storage
  • Demand side management installations

Further information is available on the program web site or from utility personnel.

  Loan Program
Adams Electric Cooperative
1338 Biglerville Rd
PO Box 1055
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1055
Phone: (717) 334-2171
Phone 2: (888) 232-6732
Fax: (717) 334-3980
Web Site:
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