Poudre Valley REA - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Colorado)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Colorado

Name Poudre Valley REA - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Duct/Air sealing, Heat pumps, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Heat Pump Water Heater: $270 per unit

Water Heater: $70 - $120 per unit plus bonus efficiency incentive
Air-Source Heat Pump: $125
Dual Fuel Heat Pump: $150 - $275 per ton
Geothermal Heat Pump: $150 - $400
Heat Pumps (Terminal Units): $85 per unit
Bonus Rebate for Energy Star Heat Pumps: $150
Central Air Conditioners: $150 per unit
Space Heating: $10 - $20 per kW
Motors: $10 - $14 per hp
Wiring Assistance: $1.50 per hp
Irrigation Motor Load Control: $50
Refrigerators/Freezers: $40
Clothes Washers: $40
Dishwashers: $30
Insulation/Air Sealing Upgrades: 40% or $300, whichever is less

Equipment Requirements Refrigerators, Freezers, Clothes Washers and Dishwashers must be Energy Star

Other equipment must meet efficiency standards listed on web site
Air Source Heat Pump (Split System): 8.2 HSPF/ 14.5 SEER/ 12 EER
Air Source Heat Pump (Single Package): 8.0 HSPF/ 14.0 SEER/ 11 EER
Ground Source Closed Loop to Air: 3.5 COP and 16.4 EER
Ground Source Closed Loop to Water: 3.0 COP and 15.1 EER

Program Administrator Poudre Valley REA
Website http://www.pvrea.com/programs/rebates.html
Date added to DSIRE 2006-08-31
Last DSIRE Review 2012-06-18
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References DSIRE[1]


Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association (PVREA), a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, offers residential energy efficiency rebate programs for qualified residential water heaters, heat pumps, space heating equipment, refrigerators/freezers, dishwashers, and clothes washers. Incentive amounts vary by the size and efficiency of the system; specific details are listed on the program web site.

Additionally, PVREA is offering rebates to qualifying existing homeowners for the installation of insulation and air sealing measures. The program provides a rebate to homeowners that insulate and air-seal their attics and exterior walls to the recommended R-Values presented in the 2006 International Energy Conservation Code. Rebates are limited to 40% of the total cost of insulation and air sealing upgrades or $300, whichever is less. For more information, visit the program web site.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Mark Daily
Department Poudre Valley REA

Address PO Box 272550

Place Fort Collins, Colorado
Zip/Postal Code 80527-2550
Phone (970) 282-6463

Email pvrea@pvrea.com
Website http://www.pvrea.com

  • 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)"