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Progress Energy Carolinas - Rate Discount for Energy Star Homes   

Last DSIRE Review: 08/06/2012
Program Overview:
State: South Carolina
Incentive Type: Utility Rate Discount
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Applicable Sectors: Residential, Construction, Installer/Contractor, Multi-Family Residential
Amount:5% off of total monthly electric bill for the life of the home
Equipment Requirements:Must be an Energy Star Home.
Web Site: https://www.progress-energy.com/carolinas/home/save-energy-money/...
Summary:

Progress Energy Carolinas (PEC) offers an incentive to residential customers for improving the energy efficiency of homes. To qualify, the home must meet the standards of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star-labeled home program and be verified by a registered third party. The verification cost generally is in the range of $500 - $800 and is also affected by the size of the home and travel time. Customers with eligible houses will receive a 5% discount on monthly electric bills from Progress Energy. Contact PEC for more information on this incentive program.


 
Contact:
  Customer Service - PEC
Progress Energy Carolinas
P.O. Box 1551
Raleigh, NC 27602-1551
Phone: (888) 232-3477
Phone 2: (888) 999-8856
Fax: (610) 433-7488
Web Site: http://www.progress-energy.com
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