Gunnison County Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Colorado)

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Summary

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Gunnison County, Colorado


Name Gunnison County Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Heat pumps, Lighting, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Electric Thermal Storage
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Dishwashers: $45/unit

Clothes Washers: $60/unit
Refrigerators: $60/unit
Freezers: $60/unit
Refrigerator Recycling: $40/unit
Freezer Recycling: $40/unit
Electric Water Heaters (30-gal capacity, 6-year warranty, mandated EF rating): $70/unit
Super Efficient Water Heater: $120/unit (primary heating must be from geothermal heat pump)
Water Heaters (lifetime warranty): Additional $25/unit
Water Heaters (timer controlled): Additional $20/unit
Geothermal Heat Pump: $750 for minimum 3-ton Energy Star rated unit, additional $150/ton above minimum incentive; additional $50/unit for GCEA load control
Electric Thermal Storage: $22/kW Energy Audits: Free



Eligible System Size Electric Water Heaters: Basic Unit (Minimum 30-gal capacity, 6-year warranty, mandated EF rating)
Equipment Requirements Rebates must be requested within 180 days of installation. Commercial lighting retrofit projects must be pre-approved to be eligible for rebates.










Program Administrator Gunnison County Electric Association, Inc.
Website http://www.gcea.coop/EE/rebate_program.cfm


References DSIRE[1]


Summary

Gunnison County Electric Association (GCEA), a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, has a residential rebate program for eligible Energy Star appliances including clothes washers, dishwashers, refrigerators, freezers, water heaters, ground source heat pumps, electric thermal storage systems. All efficiency requirements set forth by GCEA must be met in order to receive rebates. Rebates must be requested within 180 days of installation. Rebates are offered in conjunction with Tri-State Generation and Transmission; therefore, the amounts listed above represent the combined rebate provided by both GCEA and Tri-State. See GCEA’s website for additional information on residential and commercial rebates, program details, and to access application forms.

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Incentive Contact

Contact Name Program Information
Department Gunnison County Electric Association, Inc.
Address 37250 Hwy. 50
Address 2 P.O. Box 180
Place Gunnison, Colorado
Zip/Postal Code 81230
Phone (970) 641-3520


Email gcea@gcea.coop
Website http://www.gcea.coop


















  • 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)"