City of Milwaukee - Residential Energy Efficiency (Me2) Rebates

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Wisconsin
Additional Place applies to Milwaukee, Wisconsin,
Name City of Milwaukee - Residential Energy Efficiency (Me2) Rebates
Incentive Type Local Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Multi-Family Residential, Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Central Air conditioners, Chillers, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Duct/Air sealing, Furnaces, Heat pumps, Windows, Unspecified technologies
Active Incentive No

Implementing Sector Local
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount 15-24% Energy Savings: $1,000

25-34% Energy Savings: $1,500
35% or more Energy Savings: $2,000

Start Date 2012

Funding Source BetterBuildings Program

Maximum Incentive $2,000

Program Administrator Milwaukee Energy Efficiency

Last DSIRE Review 2013-08-28
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency[1]


Milwaukee Energy Efficiency (Me2) offers rebates for residents that make energy efficiency improvements to their homes. In order to qualify, interested residents must contact Me2 to set up a pre-assessment for their homes. Rebate amounts are based on the amount of energy savings improvements that are recommended.

Residents can receive:

  • $1,000 if the upgrades reduce energy use by 15-24%
  • $1,500 if the upgrades reduce energy use by 25-34%
  • $2,00 if the upgrades reduce energy use by 35% or more

This program is part of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) BetterBuildings Program. The DOE has awarded over $500 million in federal funds to more than 40 states, local governments, and organizations to administer local programs targeting a variety of building types. Combined, these local programs are expected to improve the efficiency of more than 170,000 buildings through 2013 and save up to $65 million in energy costs annually.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name General Contact - ME2
Department City of Milwaukee
Division Milwaukee Energy Efficiency

Place Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Phone (877) 399-1203


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


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