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Washington Gas - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 12/17/2012
Program Overview:
State: Virginia
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Boilers, Programmable Thermostats, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Heating System Checkup, Tankless Water Heaters
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Programmable Thermostat: $30
Heating System Checkup: $30
Natural Gas Boiler: $250
Natural Gas Storage Water Heater: $50
Natural Gas Tankless Water Heater: $250
New Home Natural Gas Energy Star Certification: $250
Maximum Incentive:Programmable Thermostat: 1 rebate per household
Heating System Checkup: 1 rebate per household
Equipment Requirements:Natural Gas Boiler: AFUE 85% or greater
Natural Gas Storage Water Heater: EF .62 minimum
Natural Gas Tankless Water Heaters: EF .82 minimum
Expiration Date:4/30/13
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Washington Gas provides a number of rebates to residential customers who utilize energy efficient equipment and measures in the home. Rebate are available for tankless water heaters, storage (tank) water heaters, boilers, programmable thermostats, heating system checkups, and Energy Star home certification. Homes must receive natural gas service from Washington Gas in order to be eligible for the program. Appliances must be installed by a licensed contractor. All rebate applications are available on the program website. Visit the program website or contact Washington Gas directly for more information on equipment requirements and program procedures.

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