Indianola Municipal Utilities - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Iowa)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Indianola Municipal Utilities - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Residential|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Heat pumps, Lighting, Programmable Thermostats, Geothermal Heat Pumps|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Central AC: $100/unit; $50 for each SEER above minimum|
Commercial Lighting: $2 - $25/fixture depending on type and efficiency
|Eligible System Size|| All Heating and Cooling Systems: must be properly sized for home (assessed by contractor)|
Commercial Lighting: Facilities must be able to verify 1,000 hours of annual operating time.
|Equipment Requirements||All Heating and Cooling Systems: minimum SEER of 14|
|Maximum Incentive|| Central AC: $250 maximum; 10 unit maximum per customer per year|
Commercial Lighting: $5,000 per customer per year
|Program Administrator||Customer Service|
|Date added to DSIRE||2008-10-30|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-05-04|
Indianola Municipal Utilities offers a number of energy efficiency rebates to residential, commercial and industrial customers. The program provides rebates for commercial lighting, central air conditioning, add-on heat pumps, geothermal heat pumps, programmable thermostats and energy audits. Residential customers who install heat pumps are also eligible for a bonus rebate of $0.30 per square foot on attic insulation installed to a minimum R-40 value. To qualify homes must be at least 10 years old with existing insulation levels less than or equal to an R-24. All rebates except the commercial lighting are available for both residential and commercial customers. All equipment must meet efficiency standards listed on the program web site and rebate forms. Rebates are given in the form of a credit to the customer's city utility account. The application and invoice must be received within six months of purchase date to qualify for the rebates. Applications are located on the program web site.
|Contact Name||Indianola Municipal Utilities|
|Address||111 South Buxton|
|Address 2||PO Box 356|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.