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Texas Gas Service - Residential Solar Water Heating Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 09/18/2012
Program Overview:
State: Texas
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat, Solar Water Heater with Natural Gas Backup
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:$750
Maximum Incentive:$750
Equipment Requirements:Must be certified OG-100 by the Solar Rating Certification Corporation (SRCC)
Installation Requirements:Work must be completed by a licensed contractor and permit number must be included on application.
Web Site: http://www.texasgasservice.com/en/SaveEnergyAndMoney/Conservation...
Summary:

Texas Gas Service offers a flat rebate of $750 for its residential customers within the Austin and Sunset Valley city limits for the installation and purchase of a new solar water heater with natural gas backup. Solar water heaters must be installed to support a new or existing natural gas appliance such as a boiler, storage, tankless or pool heating system. Solar appliances that do not work in conjunction with a natural gas appliance do not qualify. Only active systems with panels (or collectors) that are certified OG-100 by the Solar Rating Certification Corporation (SRCC) qualify for this rebate. Work must be completed by a licensed contractor and permit number must be included on application.  All applications for rebates must be preapproved.  Both new and existing homes are both eligible. Customers should call 512-974-7827. A full listing of programs with incentives and requirements can be found on the program web site listed above.


 
Contact:
  Customer Service
Texas Gas Service
1301 S. Mopac Expressway
Suite 400
Austin, TX 78746
Phone: (512) 947-2199
Web Site: http://www.oneok.com/tgs
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