Habersham EMC - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Georgia)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Habersham EMC - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Residential, Manufactured Homes|
|Eligible Technologies||Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Heat pumps, Water Heaters|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| New/Manufactured Homes Envelope: $200 plus lower rate|
New/Manufactured Homes Heat Pump: $150
|Program Administrator||Habersham Electric Membership Corporation|
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-09-23|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-04-16|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Habersham Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) is an electric cooperative that provides service to 32,000 customers in northeastern Georgia, including Rabun, Habersham, White, Hall, Lumpkin and Stephens counties. Habersham EMC offers a rebate program for homes that meet certain insulation specifications and pass inspection by a Habersham EMC representative.
New homes and manufactured homes that meet program specifications are eligible for a $200 rebate. In addition, new, existing and manufactured homes are eligible for a $150 to $200 rebate on a qualified heat pump. Existing homes are also eligible for a $50 rebate for the purchase of an efficient gas cooktop. Through the Smart Change program, Habersham customers who make the switch from an old gas water heater to a more efficient electric water heater are eligible for a $225 rebate, plus an additional $100 rebate for installation cost. Touchstone Energy Homes are also eligible for an Energy Conservation rate discount and can use the Energy Efficient Loan Program to finance these energy conservation improvements.
|Contact Name||Customer Service - HEMC|
|Department||Habersham Electric Membership Corporation|
|Address||P.O. Box 25|
|Phone 2||(706) 754-2114|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.