City of Tallahassee Utilities - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Florida)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||City of Tallahassee Utilities - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Heat pumps, Refrigerators, Water Source Heat Pump, Tankless Water Heaters|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Energy Star Home: $1/square foot|
Ceiling Insulation: 80% of installation cost (100% for income-qualified customers)
<b>Natural Gas Rebates
Clothes Dryers: $150 - $200
|Equipment Requirements|| Ceiling Insulation: Insulation must have a rating of at least R-38 or R-49, depending on how the home is heated |
Appliances must be ENERGY STAR certified
<b>Natural Gas: See Program Website
|Maximum Incentive|| Energy Star Home: $2000t|
Ceiling Insulation: $400 ($500 for income-qualified customers)
|Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits||City of Tallahassee Utilities|
|Program Administrator||City of Tallahassee Utilities|
|Date added to DSIRE||2008-07-28|
|Last DSIRE Review||2013-01-23|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
City of Tallahassee Utilities (CTU) offers residential customers rebates for the purchase of ENERGY STAR appliances and heating and cooling equipment. Qualifying appliances include refrigerators, freezers and clothes washers. Rebates also exist for electric HVAC systems including: central air conditioners, heat pumps and water heaters. CTU provides separate rebates for customers who upgrade their existing equipment to more efficient natural gas models. Incentivized items include furnaces, ovens, water heaters, and outdoor lighting. Bonus rebates can be achieved for natural gas equipment by purchasing and installing multiple eligible items at one time.
CTU insulation grant program will cover 80% of the installation costs of ceiling insulation, up to $400. For income-qualified customers these maximums expand to 100% of insulation costs, up to $500. The efficiency rating of the new insulation must be R-38 if the home is heated by a natural gas furnace, oil furnace, or electric heat pump, and R-49 if the home is heated by a central electric resistance furnace.
CTU also provides incentives for new and existing home that achieve Energy Star certification. For more information on this program visit its [www.dsireusa.org/incentives/incentive.cfm?Incentive_Code=FL79F&re=1&ee=1 DSIRE entry].
See the CTU website for applications, program guidelines, and rebate terms.
|Contact Name||Information- City of Tallahassee|
|Department||City of Tallahassee Utilities|
|Address||300 South Adams St. B32|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.