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Cascade Natural Gas - Conservation Incentives for New Homes   

Last DSIRE Review: 12/04/2012
Program Overview:
State: Washington
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Furnaces , Building Insulation, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Condensing Tankless Water Heater
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:High Efficiency Natural Gas Furnace: $150
High Efficiency Natural Gas Hearth: $70
Conventional Natural Gas Water Heater: $40
Condensing Tankless Water Heater: $200
Combined Domestic Water/Hydronic Space Heating System (usingTankless Water Heater): $800
Energy Star Certified Home: $350
Energy Star Certified Plus Home: $750
Equipment Requirements:Energy Star Home: Minimum AFUE 90%
High Efficiency Gas Furnace: Minimum AFUE 90%
Conventional Natural Gas Water Heater: Minimum .64 EF
Condensing Tankless Water Heater: .91 EF minimum
High-Efficiency Combination Radiant Tankless Heating System: Minimum 90% AFUE
Energy Star Whole Home Package Upgrades:
Premium High Efficiency Gas Furnace: Minimum AFUE 95%
High Efficiency Natural Gas Hearth: Minimum 80% AFUE
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Cascade Natural Gas offers a variety of incentives to residential customers for including energy efficiency measures in new homes in Washington and Oregon. Incentives are available directly from Cascade Natural Gas in Washington and apply to residential customers who heat homes or water primarily with natural gas. For new homes, two options are offered: (1) Energy Star Whole Homes Incentives and Upgrades, or (2) New Construction Stand-Alone Incentives. Energy Star Whole Homes Incentives cannot be combined with most other energy efficiency incentives offered. For more information, look at the guidelines on the Cascade Natural Gas web site.

  Lockheed Martin Energy and Environmental Services
Cascade Natural Gas
22121 20th Ave SE
Bothell, WA 98021
Phone: (866) 626-4479
Web Site:
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