Columbia Rural Electric Association - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Washington)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Washington

Name Columbia Rural Electric Association - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Heat pumps, Lighting, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Windows
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Clothes Washer: $50

Dish Washer: $20
Refrigerator: $35
Freezer: $20
Electric Water Heater: $25
Marathon Electric Water Heater: $150 - $200
Heat Pump Water Heater: $150
CFLs: $1 - $10/fixture
PTCS Duct Sealing: $300
PTCS Commissioning/Controls: $200
Air Source Heat Pump (Upgrade/Conversion): $400 - $700
Ductless Heat Pump (with Zonal Electric): $1,000
Geothermal Heat Pump: $1,500
Attic Insulation (Single Family): $0.05 - $0.85/sq. ft.
Attic Insulation (Multi-Family): $0.11 - $0.70/sq. ft.
Wall Insulation (Single Family): $0.61/sq. ft.
Wall Insulation (Multi-Family): $0.67/sq. ft.
Floor Insulation (Single Family): $0.12 - $0.77/sq. ft.
Floor Insulation (Multi-Family): $0.07 - $0.43/sq. ft.
Floor Insulation (Manufactured Home): $0.24/sq. ft.
Window Replacement: $6/sq. ft.

Eligible System Size Refrigerator/Freezer: must be at least 7.75 cubic ft

Equipment Requirements Appliances: Must be Energy Star certified

Heat Pumps: See rebate form
Windows: Must meet Energy Star requirements; Windows must have a U-value of .30 or less; Patio doors must have a U-value of .35 or less
Electric Water Heater: .93 Energy Factor
Marathon Electric Water Heater: .92 - .94 EF depending on size

Expiration Date 2013-09-31

Program Administrator Columbia REA
Date added to DSIRE 2009-01-26
Last DSIRE Review 2012-07-24
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References DSIRE[1]


Columbia Rural Electric Association offers its residential customers a variety of rebates for the purchase of energy efficient equipment and measures. Eligible equipment includes efficient clothes washers, dishwashers, refrigerators, freezers, lighting fixtures, heat pumps, building insulation, and water heaters all qualify for rebates. These incentives will be made available to customers through a credit on monthly electric bills. Most equipment must meet certain energy efficiency standards listed on the program web site. Check the program web site or contact CREA for more information, specific equipment requirements, and program applications.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Member Services Department
Department Columbia REA

Address 115 E. Rees Avenue

Place Walla Walla, Washington
Zip/Postal Code 99362
Phone (509) 382-2578
Phone 2 (509) 526-4041


  • 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 (DSIRE)"