Piedmont EMC - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (North Carolina)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Piedmont EMC - Residential Energy Efficient Heat Pump Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Heat pumps, Lighting|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Heat Pumps: $50 per ton|
CFLs: $0.50 per bulb
|Eligible System Size||Heat Pumps: Maximum 4 tons|
|Equipment Requirements||Heat Pumps: Minimum SEER rating of 15|
|Maximum Incentive|| Heat Pumps: $200 per system|
|Program Administrator||Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation|
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-09-05|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-07-26|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation (PEMC) offers a financial incentive for residential members to install energy efficient heat pumps and compact fluorescent lighting in eligible homes. Rebates are available to PEMC members who install an electric heat pump with a SEER of 15 or higher and have a completely electric home. The rebate equals $50 per ton, up to four tons per system. Customers who replace incandescent lighting with compact fluorescent (CFL) bulbs are eligible for a credit of $0.50 per bulb on their power bill. Customers can receive credits for up to 30 CFL bulbs. Contact PEMC or visit the program web site for more information on these programs.
|Contact Name||Customer Service|
|Department||Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation|
|Address||Post Office Drawer 1179|
|Place||Hillsborough, North Carolina|
|Phone 2||(800) 222-3107|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.