Progress Energy Carolinas - Home Advantage Builder Rebate Program (South Carolina)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Progress Energy Carolinas - Home Advantage Builder Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Construction, Multi-Family Residential, Residential, Builders, and Manufactured Housing Manufacturers and Retailers|
|Eligible Technologies||Central Air conditioners, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Heat pumps|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Energy Star New Home or Housing Unit: $400
Energy Star Manufactured Home: $300 Cooperative Advertising: 50% match, up to $50 per dwelling Heat Pump: $300/unit Central A/C: $300/unit Geothermal Heat Pump: $600/unit Sales-lot Incentive: $100 (for selling an Energy Star manufactured home)
|Equipment Requirements|| Energy Star Qualified New Home: At least 15% more efficient than homes built to the 2006 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)|
Air-source Heat Pump: 15 SEER of higher
|Maximum Incentive||The additional HVAC rebates are limited to two units per dwelling.|
|Program Administrator||Progress Energy Carolinas|
|Date added to DSIRE||2010-02-12|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-06-04|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
The Progress Energy Carolinas' Home Advantage Program is designed to reward home builders, manufactured housing manufacturers, and manufactured housing retailers, and multifamily unit builders with incentives for building and selling ENERGY STAR homes. Cash rebates are available to builders or developers of new single family, multifamily, high-rise multifamily dwellings, and manufactured housing. In order to qualify for the whole home rebates, homes must be certified Energy Star. Additional incentives, ranging from $300 - $600 per unit, are available for HVAC equipment that surpasses the Energy Star Certified Home requirements. The rebate application is located on the program website. Progress Energy Carolinas will also match 50% of the builders' advertising costs up to $50 per dwelling and pay a sales lot incentive of $100 to retailers for selling an Energy Star manufactured home.
|Contact Name||Home Advantage Rebates|
|Department||Progress Energy Carolinas|
|Address||P.O. Box 1551|
|Place||Raleigh, North Carolina|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.