Kansas Energy Efficiency Program (KEEP) (Kansas)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Kansas

Name Kansas Energy Efficiency Program (KEEP)
Incentive Type State Loan Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Furnaces, Boilers, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Heat recovery, Programmable Thermostats, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Doors, Passive Solar Space Heat, Solar Water Heat, Photovoltaics, Wind
Active Incentive No

Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs, Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Up to 50% of the total loan

Maximum Incentive 10,000 for KRHC funds (Total loan amounts could be higher as determined by Sunflower)

Program Budget $2 Million

Terms 0% interest for the portion of the loan financed by the State
Program Administrator Kansas Housing Resources Corporation
Website http://www.kshousingcorp.org/programs/KEEP.shtml
Date added to DSIRE 2007-04-10
Last DSIRE Review 2009-07-07

References DSIRE[1]


The Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC) launched a statewide initiative to promote energy conservation and reduce home heating costs for homeowners. KHRC will provide 50% of the total loan amount, up to $10,000 with no interest. The remaining 50% of the loan amount comes from Sunflower Bank, a family-owned bank with 34 locations throughout Kansas and Colorado. Sunflower Bank will charge interest on the money they lend, but the zero-interest portion provided by the state makes the blended rate lower than a normal second mortgage loan. Loans obtained through KEEP can be used to purchase a variety of HVAC and weatherization equipment, as well as certain energy efficient appliances. Equipment must meet the efficiency requirements specified by KHRC. Interested homeowners can apply for this program through Sunflower Bank.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Christine Reimler
Department Kansas Housing Resources Corporation

Address 611 S. Kansas Ave, Suite 300

Place Topeka, Kansas
Zip/Postal Code 66603-3803
Phone (785) 296-4818

Email creimler@kshousingcorp.org
Website http://www.kshousingcorp.org

  • 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)"