DEMCO - Touchstone Energy Home Program (Louisiana)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||DEMCO - Touchstone Energy Home Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Custom/Others pending approval, Heat pumps, Water Heaters|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Electric Heat Pump: $0.10 per square foot of living area
Water Heater: $125
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-09-08|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-06-12|
DEMCO, a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, provides residential customers who have a qualified Touchstone Energy Home, a rebate of up to $0.10 per square foot of living area for electric heat pumps and $125 for electric water heaters. The special one-time rebate is not a permanent offer.
The main Touchstone Energy Home features are: • R-19 composite wall insulation • R-30 ceiling insulation • Attic ventilation • R-19 floor insulation over crawl spaces • Double pane windows or low-E windows • Metal insulated door or solid core wood door • Infiltration control to help prevent air from leaking into the home • Exhaust systems in bathrooms and kitchen • An exterior house wrap • Metal duct systems with minimum 3” insulation wrap or locate duct in conditioned space • An energy-efficient electric water heater from DEMCO • A high-efficiency electric heat pump
Guidelines for building a Touchstone Energy Home and more detailed information are available online.
|Contact Name||DEMCO Headquarters|
|Address||16262 Wax Road|
|Place||Greenwell Springs, Louisiana|
|Phone 2||(800) 262-0221|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.