Progress Energy Carolinas - Rate Discount for Energy Star Homes (South Carolina)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place South Carolina

Name Progress Energy Carolinas - Rate Discount for Energy Star Homes
Incentive Type Utility Rate Discount
Applicable Sector Construction, Installer/Contractor, Multi-Family Residential, Residential
Eligible Technologies Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount 5% off of total monthly electric bill for the life of the home

Equipment Requirements Must be an Energy Star Home.

Program Administrator Energy Efficiency for Business
Date added to DSIRE 2006-05-16
Last DSIRE Review 2012-10-16
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References DSIRE[1]


Progress Energy Carolinas (PEC) offers an incentive to residential customers for improving the energy efficiency of homes. To qualify, the home must meet the standards of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star-labeled home program and be verified by a registered third party. The verification cost generally is in the range of $500 - $800 and is also affected by the size of the home and travel time. Customers with eligible houses will receive a 5% discount on monthly electric bills from Progress Energy. Contact PEC for more information on this incentive program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service - PEC
Department Progress Energy Carolinas

Address P.O. Box 1551

Place Raleigh, North Carolina
Zip/Postal Code 27602-1551
Phone (888) 232-3477
Phone 2 (888) 999-8856
Fax (610) 433-7488


  • 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)"