Spencer Municipal Utilities - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Iowa)

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Summary

Last modified on August 6, 2011.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Iowa

Name Spencer Municipal Utilities - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Residential
Eligible Technologies Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Active Incentive No

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs, Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Air Conditioner: 200 or 300, varies by efficiency

Air Source Heat Pump: 500 or 600, varies by efficiency
Ground Source (Geothermal) Heat Pump: 200 per ton
Electric Heat (permanently wired installation): 10 per kW
Programmable (Set-back) Thermostat: 25
Electric Water Heater (40 gallon minimum): 50 or 75, varies by efficiency
Dishwasher: 25
Refrigerator: 25
Clothes Washer: 50, 100 or 150 depending on what other appliances are installed







Equipment Requirements Air Conditioner: Minimum 13 SEER

Air Source Heat Pump: Minimum 13 SEER
Ground Source (Geothermal) Heat Pump: Minimum EER of 14.1 - 16.2, depending on the type of system
Electric Heat (permanently wired installation): Maximum 1 kW
Electric Water Heater (40 gallon minimum): Minimum efficiency of 90%
Dishwasher: EnergyStar rated
Refrigerator: EnergyStar rated
Clothes Washer: EnergyStar rated




















Program Administrator Customer Service
Website http://smunet.teamem.com/rebates.asp
Date added to DSIRE 2006-07-14
Last DSIRE Review 2007-07-06



References DSIRE[1]


Summary

Spencer Municipal Utilities offers incentives for its residential and commercial customers to increase the energy efficiency of their buildings. Rebates are available for a number of energy efficient appliances, heating and air conditioning devices. To apply for an Energy Efficiency Rebate, fill out an application form and return it to the SMU main office. For both air conditioners and heat pumps, SMU will pre-authorize the rebate to help both the customer and the contractor with planning. A pre-authorization form is available from SMU or your contractor. In order to receive a rebate for an Energy Star rated refrigerator, applicant must provide written proof of disposal of their old refrigerator.

SMU also offers rebates to commercial, non-profit and governmental customers for installing energy efficient motors and lighting. No information is readily available on the internet, but more information can be attained by contacting a supplier or Curtis Dean at SMU, (712) 580-5800.


Incentive Contact

Contact Name Spencer Municipal Utilities
Department Customer Service

Address 712 N. Grand Ave

Place Spencer, Iowa
Zip/Postal Code 51301
Phone (712) 580-5800


Email customerservice@smunet.net
Website http://www.smunet.net/Default.htm
     
     

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"