Austin Energy - Free Home Energy Improvements Program (Texas)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Austin Energy - Free Home Energy Improvements Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Low-Income Residential|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Windows|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Insulation in attics: FREE|
Sealing and repairing or replacing ductwork: FREE
|Program Administrator||Austin Energy|
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-08-23|
|Last DSIRE Review||2013-02-20|
Austin Energy is not accepting applications for this program currently. Austin Energy hopes to offer the program again in the future. Contact the utility for additional information.
Austin Energy provides a variety of weatherization measures at no cost to its low-income and disabled residents through its Free Home Energy Improvements Program. Certain income levels must be met for residents to participate in this program. Eligible residents must fill out a program application, and within two weeks Austin Energy will then send a letter stating whether they have been accepted to the program. Homes with an appraised value of over $150,000 may be excluded from this offer. Customers living in rental properties must have lived at the residence for at least three months. Funding for this programs is limited and offered to Austin Energy customers on a first-come, first-served basis.
|Contact Name||Free Weatherization Program|
|Address||721 Barton Springs|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.