Blue Ridge Mountain Electric Membership Corporation - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Georgia)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Blue Ridge Mountain Electric Membership Corporation - Water Heater Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Central Air conditioners, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Duct/Air sealing, Equipment Insulation, Heat pumps, Water Heaters, HVAC Tune-Up|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| In-Home Energy Evaluation Program|
|Eligible System Size|| Standard: 30 gallon or greater |
Marathon: 40 gallon or greater
|Equipment Requirements|| Home should be all-electric with the exception of gas logs |
Electric/Dual fuel heat pumps must be at least 13 SEER/8.2 HSPF
|Program Administrator||Blue Ridge Mountain Electric Membership Corporation|
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-09-01|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-05-30|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Blue Ridge Mountain EMC and TVA, its power supplier, offer the Energy Right and In Home Energy Evaluation programs to qualified members. To qualify for water heater rebates provided by the Energy Right program, a home must be built to meet the program requirements. Homes that meet the program requirements will be all-electric and have an efficient heat pump installed. Additionally, homes which achieve a HERS score of .85 are eligible for a $400 rebate.
The In Home Energy Evaluation provides incentives for energy saving and weatherization home improvements. Households can receive up to a $500 rebate for pursuing eligible measures. Qualifying measures include window replacements, HVAC replacements and tune-ups, added insulation, duct and air sealing, and water heater insulation. Some measures can be self-installed, however, the maximum rebate for self-installed measures is $250.
Consult the Blue Ridge Mountain EMC website for more information on these programs.
|Contact Name||Sonny Mahan|
|Department||Blue Ridge Mountain Electric Membership Corporation|
|Address||1360 Main St.|
|Address 2||P.O. Box 9|
|Place||Young Harris, Georgia|
|Phone 2||(800) 292-6456|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.