Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs (Alabama)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Alabama

Name Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Water Heaters, Heat pumps, Custom/Others pending approval
Active Incentive No

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Water Heater: 150

Heat Pump: varies

Installation Requirements Heat pumps and water heaters must be installed by an SMEC certified contractor.

Program Administrator Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative
Date added to DSIRE 2006-08-24
Last DSIRE Review 2009-07-17

References DSIRE[1]


Partnering with TVA, Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative offers rebates for new and existing homes. Cash incentives are offered to the new homeowner through the energy right® program. Points on a computer software program rate each home. This computer software program rates the energy efficiency of a new home based on certain features. If the home is all-electric with a high-efficiency heat pump installed by a SMEC certified contractor, Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative and the Tennessee Valley Authority will pay the homeowner a cash incentive.

Existing homes that install a high-efficiency heat pump or a high-efficiency water heater with a SMEC contractor may also be eligible for a rebate. Consumers may only qualify for one heat pump or water heater rebate per year, per home.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Dianne Hale
Department Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative

Address 402 Main Street West
Address 2 P.O. Box 277
Place Rainsville, Alabama
Zip/Postal Code 35986
Phone (877) 843-2512
Phone 2 (256) 635-6344


  • 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)"