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Tacoma Power - Residential Weatherization Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 05/02/2012
Program Overview:
State: Washington
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Windows: $2 - $4 per square foot
Insulation: $0.50 per square foot
Duct Sealing: up to $450
Maximum Incentive:Windows: $1,000
Ceiling/Floor/Wall Insulation: $3,000
Duct Sealing: $450
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Tacoma Power helps residential customers increase the energy efficiency of homes through the utility's residential weatherization program. Weatherization upgrades to windows are eligible for an incentive payment of up to $1,000. Customers who pursue ceiling, floor, and wall insulation coupled with duct sealing are eligible for an incentive payment of up to $3,450. Zero-interest loans are available to help customers cover any remaining costs of these improvements. Tacoma Power requires customers to use participating contractors. After a project is complete, Tacoma Power will inspect all the work to ensure that quality standards are met. Eligible homes must have been built before 1988 and be electrically heated.  Visit the utility's website for more information on specific program details and incentive guidelines.

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Tacoma Power
3628 South 35th Street
1st Floor
Tacoma, WA 98409
Phone: (253) 502-8363
Phone 2: (253) 502-8377
Fax: (253) 502-8572
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