Ameren Illinois (Electric) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebates (Illinois)
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Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Ameren Illinois (Electric) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebates|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Dehumidifiers, Duct/Air sealing, Heat pumps, Lighting, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Geothermal Heat Pumps|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| New Construction Builder Incentives: Contact ComEd|
Lighting: In-store discount
|Equipment Requirements|| Refrigerators/Freezers: Appliance being replaced must be operable, manufactured before 1993, used as a secondary unit, and be 10-27 cubic feet in size. |
Energy star appliances: include Energy Star Window Air conditioner; Energy Star Heat Pump Water Heaters, Energy Star Ceiling Fans; and Energy Star Dehumidifier.
|Funding Source||Illinois Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standard (EEPS)|
|Installation Requirements||HVAC: must be installed by Ameren approved-list of HVAC contractors.|
|Maximum Incentive|| Lighting: Purchases limited to 20 CFLs per customer per year|
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling: $70 (limit of 2 per customer per program year)
|Program Administrator||Ameren Illinois Utilities|
|Date added to DSIRE||2008-12-10|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-07-26|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Ameren Illinois Utilities (AmerenIP, AmerenCIPS, and AmerenCILCO) offer residential customers incentives for certain energy efficiency upgrades and improvements. Incentives are currently available to residential homeowners for lighting, refrigerator/freezer recycling, certain ENERGY STAR appliances, and HVAC upgrades. Lighting incentives are offered through purchase discounts while other equipment rebates are issued through rebates. Appliances must be certified as ENERGY STAR and all HVAC equipment must meet the program requirements listed on the program web site. View the program web site or contact Ameren for more information on purchasing, eligibility and installation.
|Contact Name||Act On Energy - Residential Program|
|Department||Ameren Illinois Utilities|
|Contact Name||David Gibson|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.