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Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

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Puget Sound Energy - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs   

Last DSIRE Review: 03/12/2014
Program Overview:
State: Washington
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Clothes Washers, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Lighting, Furnaces , Boilers, Heat pumps, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Heat Pump Water Heater, LED Lighting, Integrated Water and Space Heater
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Ductless Heat Pumps: $1,200
Geothermal Heat Pump: $1,500
Air-Source Heat Pumps: $200 - $800
Heat Pump Sizing and Lock-Out Control: $300
Natural Gas Furnace: $250
Natural Gas Boiler: $350
Natural Gas Fireplace: $200
Natural Gas Integrated Space and Water Heat: $800
Hybrid Heat Pump Water Heater: $500 - $800
Storage Water Heater: $50
Waste-Water Heat Recovery System: $250
Clothes Washers: $50
Refrigerator: $50
Freezers: $25
Refrigerator Recycling: $25
CFLs: Up to $4
LED Bulbs: $8
LED Fixtures: $15
Floor/Attic/Wall Insulation: 50% of cost
Whole House Air Sealing: 50% of cost
Windows: $75 per window, up to $1,000
Energy Upgrade for Existing Manufactured Homes: Free
Manufactured Home Floor Insulation: Up to 2/3 of insulation and material cost for electrically heated manufactured home with less than 2” of floor insulation. (currently available in 2014 only)
Maximum Incentive:Whole House Air Sealing: $350
Attic insulation (R-11 to R-49): $600
Wall insulation (R-0 to R-13): $400
Floor insulation (R-11 to R-30): $200
Duct sealing and insulation** (R-0 to R-11): $300
Windows: $1,000
Eligible System Size:Ductless Heat Pump: 1.0 ton minimum
Equipment Requirements:Geothermal Heat Pump: Energy Star rated
Natural Gas Furnace: 95% AFUE minimum
Natural Gas Boiler: 95% AFUE minimum
Storage Water Heater: .95 EF minimum
Clothes Washers: Energy Star rated
Review Program Website for Full Details on Specific Equipment Requirements
Refrigerator: Energy Star rated
Insulation: Varies
Windows: .30 U-value maximum
Program Budget:Rebates are based on funding availability and subject to annual program budgets.
Web Site:

Puget Sound Energy's (PSE) Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs offer a variety of incentives for customers who purchase energy efficient appliances and equipment. Rebates include furnaces, boilers, air-source heat pumps, ductless heat pumps, geothermal heat pumps, insulation, energy audits, clothes washers, light fixtures, appliance recycling, refrigerators, equipment conversions, water heaters, and heating equipment upgrades. Some rebates vary according to the capacity or efficiency of equipment. Please contact PSE’s Energy Advisors or go to to find specific equipment requirements. All efficiency requirements must be met in order to receive incentives. More information and incentive applications are available on the program web site.

  Multifamily Program
Puget Sound Energy
10885 NE 4th Street
P.O. Box 97034
Bellevue, WA 98009-9734
Phone: (866) 997-9767
Web Site:
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Disclaimer: The information presented on the DSIRE web site provides an unofficial overview of financial incentives and other policies. It does not constitute professional tax advice or other professional financial guidance, and it should not be used as the only source of information when making purchasing decisions, investment decisions or tax decisions, or when executing other binding agreements. Please refer to the individual contact provided below each summary to verify that a specific financial incentive or other policy applies to your project.

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