Nicor Gas - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebates (Illinois)

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Summary

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Illinois

Name Nicor Gas - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebates
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Installer/Contractor, Low-Income Residential, Multi-Family Residential, Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Furnaces, Programmable Thermostats, Water Heaters, Complete system replacement
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Storage Water Heater: $100

High Efficiency Furnace: $200-$400
High Efficiency Boiler: $350- $450
Hot Water Pipe Insulation: $10 per installation
Programmable Thermostats: $20 per unit

Offered in partnership with ComEd:
Complete System Replacements (Furnace and AC): $700 - $1,000
Energy Assessment: $99
Multi-Family Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Program and New Construction: Contact the Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program







Equipment Requirements Storage Water Heater: ENERGY STAR qualified, EF 0.67

High Efficiency Furnace: Minimum of 92% AFUE High
Efficiency Boiler: Minimum of 90% AFUE
Hot Water Pipe Insulation: 6 feet of 0.75 inch thick insulation installed on natural gas hot water pipes
Programmable Thermostats: Must be installed on residential natural gas space heating
Complete System Replacement: Furnace with 92% AFUE or greater and central air conditioning with 14.5 SEER or greater


Expiration Date 2014-05-31



Installation Requirements New equipment must be replacing existing equipment and be purchased at retail price.


Maximum Incentive Varies










Program Administrator Resource Solutions Group
Website http://www.nicorgasrebates.com/residential
Date added to DSIRE 2010-05-06
Last DSIRE Review 2013-06-17
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
2013-06-17


References DSIRE[1]


Summary

Energy efficient products are eligible for Nicor Gas rebates. Applications must be postmarked no later than 90 days after installation. Customers can also choose the Instant Discount Option, which provides a discount at point of purchase from a participating contractor. Visit the website for complete rules. In addition to the energy efficiency rebates listed above, Nicor Gas offers the Home Energy Savings Program, Multi-Family Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Program and New Construction in partnership with ComEd. The Home Energy Savings Program and Multi-Family Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Program provide participants with an onsite energy audit, installation of free energy-saving products and incentives for making additional energy-saving upgrades. The New Construction Program offers single- family homes and duplexes incentives for efficiency. Visit www.nicorgasrebates/com/residential for complete information.

Contractors can attend webinars and training workshops about program details, receive educational materials/ sales tools and provide customers the rebate as an instant discount.


Incentive Contact

Contact Name Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program


Address 3800 Watt Avenue, Suite 105

Place Sacramento, California
Zip/Postal Code 95821-2672
Phone (877) 886-4239
Phone 2 (877) 821-9988

Email info@nicorgasrebates.com
Website http://www.nicorgasrebates.com
     
     


















  • 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)"