Penn Power - Residential Energy Efficiency Programs (Pennsylvania)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Penn Power - Residential Energy Efficiency Programs|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Construction, Low-Income Residential, Multi-Family Residential, Residential|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Custom/Others pending approval, Dehumidifiers, Duct/Air sealing, Heat pumps, Lighting, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Windows, Geothermal Heat Pumps|
|Incentive Inactive Date||2012-01-12|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount||Varies by technology|
|Funding Source||Pennsylvania Electric Company (Penelec), Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed), and Pennsylvania Power Company (PennPower)|
|Installation Requirements|| New Homes Program incentive goes to builder.|
For the WARM Low Income Energy Efficiency Program, applicant must have an average electric usage of at least 600 kWh per month and a household income at or below 150% of Federal Poverty Guidelines.
|Maximum Incentive||Whole House Program: $900|
|Date added to DSIRE||2010-05-10|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-01-12|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
FirstEnergy Corp.'s Pennsylvania Electric Company, Metropolitan Edison Company, and Pennsylvania Power Company have introduced a variety of residential programs to comply with Pennsylvania Act 129.
The Residential HVAC Program offers rebates on the purchase of qualifying central air conditioners, air source heat pumps, and geothermal heat pumps. All efficiency requirements for these HVAC rebates must be met. See the application form on the program web site for any additional details and requirements. The Appliance Turn-In Program allows customers to receive rebates of $50 for turning in inefficient refrigerators and freezers and $25 for inefficient air conditioners. JACO Environmental Inc. will pick up and recycle older appliances when customers call 1-877-270-3521. The Energy Efficient Products Program allows residential customers to apply for rebates on Energy Star qualified clothes washers, refrigerator-freezers, water heaters, chest freezers, room air conditioners and dehumidifiers. Residential customers can also receive $1 rebates for Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs from retail stores in the companies' service territories. The Whole House Program also provides incentives for implementing a comprehensive home energy audit as well as installing measures as a result of the audit. Contact Penelec or Honeywell for more information on this program.
|Contact Name||FirstEnergy Residential|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.