Berkeley Electric Cooperative - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (South Carolina)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Berkeley Electric Cooperative - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Water Heaters, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Dual Fuel System|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Geothermal Heat Pump: $250/ton|
Dual Fuel System: $500/home
|Eligible System Size||Water heater: minimum tank capacity of 50 gallons|
|Equipment Requirements|| Water heater: Must meet ASHRAE Standard 90 or NAES|
|Installation Requirements||Co-op will install load management switch on water heater|
|Maximum Incentive||Geothermal Heat Pump: $1,250|
|Program Administrator||Berkeley Electric Cooperative|
|Date added to DSIRE||2009-01-01|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-06-05|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Berkeley Electric Cooperative (BEC) offers several rebates to residential customers for energy efficiency upgrades. The H2O Advantage Water Heater Rebate Program offers a rebate of up to $300 for energy efficient electric water heaters with a load management switch. BEC must inspect the water heater and install the load management switch prior to awarding the rebate. A rebate of $500 is also available to customers who purchase and install a dual fuel heating system.
Berkley Electric Cooperative also provides residential rebates for geothermal heat pumps through the Earth Connect Program. Residents who install geothermal heat pumps in either new or existing homes can receive $250 per ton from BEC, up to a maximum rebate of $1,250.
For more information on these programs, see the program web site or contact BEC directly.
|Contact Name||Eddie Plowden|
|Department||Berkeley Electric Cooperative|
|Address||414 Highway 52 North|
|Place||Moncks Corner, South Carolina|
|Phone 2||(843) 899-8464|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.