CenterPoint Energy - ENERGY STAR Homes Efficiency Program (Texas)

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Summary

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Texas


Name CenterPoint Energy - ENERGY STAR Homes Efficiency Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Construction, Installer/Contractor, Residential
Eligible Technologies Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount ENERGY STAR Rating Incentive: Based upon kW and kWh impacts from REM/Rate file




Equipment Requirements The homes must meet a Version 3 requirements or achieve a HERS index of 72 or below, and be at least 15% more efficient than the 2009 IECC.











Website http://www.centerpointenergy.com/services/electricity/buildersanddevelopers/energystarhomes/


References DSIRE[1]


Summary

The ENERGY STAR New Homes Program provides incentives to builders in the CenterPoint Energy service territory for the new construction of ENERGY STAR certified homes. The homes must meet a Version 3 requirements or achieve a HERS index of 72 or below, and be at least 15% more efficient than the 2009 IECC. Incentives are tied directly to the amount of energy savings. Depending upon the physical location of the home, homes will be paid based upon kW and kWh savings that are calculated for each home. Eligible features include high efficiency windows, HVAC equipment, tight duct work, lighting upgrades and advanced framing.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Kristi Hardy
Department CenterPoint Energy
Address 1111 Louisiana Street
Place Houston, Texas
Zip/Postal Code 77002-4567
Phone 713-207-6974


Email kristi.hardy@centerpointenergy.com
Website http://www.centerpointenergy.com/home/


















  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"