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Aiken Electric Cooperative Inc - Residential Water Heater Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 08/13/2012
Program Overview:
State: South Carolina
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Free high efficiency water Heater; $200 installation fee
Water heater and timer with normal installation: $2.50 credit for 10 years
Timer only: $200 cash payment and $2.50 credit for 10 years
New construction contract home: $250
Web Site: http://www.aikenco-op.org/main/index.php?option=com_content&view=...
Summary:

Aiken Electric Cooperative offers residential members rebates for installing high-efficiency electric water heaters and/or timers in their homes. Customers have four rebate options: 

  1. A member may choose a free, new high-efficiency 50-gallon or 80-gallon electric water heater from AEC without a timer and pay a $200 installation fee. You can either pay the installation fee up front or take up to 36 months to pay by having a monthly payment amount added to your electric bill. A 9.9% interest rate will apply.
  2. A member may choose a free, new high-efficiency 50-gallon or 80-gallon electric water heater from AEC with a timer and receive free installation AND a $2.50 per month credit for 10 years.
  3. A member may choose to have a timer only installed on their existing electric water heater and receive a $200 cash payment from AEC and a $2.50 per month credit for 10 years.
  4. For building an all electric, energy-efficient, new construction contract home, the member/buyer will receive $250 cash.

For more information see web site. 


 
Contact:
  Aiken Electric Cooperative
Aiken Electric Cooperative
PO Box 417
2790 Wagener Rd
Aiken, SC 29802
Phone: (800) 649-6245
Web Site: http://www.aikenco-op.org/
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