Sulphur Springs Valley EC - Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program (Arizona)

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Summary

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Arizona

Name Sulphur Springs Valley EC - Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program
Incentive Type Utility Loan Program
Applicable Sector Multi-Family Residential, Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Central Air conditioners, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Doors, Duct/Air sealing, Heat pumps, Roofs, Windows, Weatherization Measures
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount General: $2,000 - $10,000

Zero Interest Program : $2,000 - $20,000


























Terms Building Envelope Rate: 0%

Zero Interest Rate: 0%
Heat Pump Rate: 7%
Building Envelope Repayment: up to 84 months
Zero Interest Repayment: up to 72 months
Heat Pump Repayment: up to 84 months

Program Administrator Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative
Website http://www.ssvec.org/?page_id=104
Date added to DSIRE 2006-08-30
Last DSIRE Review 2012-11-08
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
2012-11-08


References DSIRE[1]


Summary

Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative (SSVEC) is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative. SSVEC offers the Member Loan Program to residential customers to improve the energy efficiency of eligible homes. The program assists individuals who have been members for at least one year with no more than two delinquencies in the past year. Loans for heat pumps will be provided at a 7% interest rate, repayable up to 84 months. Customers who make building envelope improvements are eligible to receive a 0% interest loan, repayable over 84 months. Heat pumps must be at least 14 SEER or higher. Loans can range from $2,000 - $10,000. Qualified members may apply for the loan online with a $20 processing fee and $30 recording fee, payable at the time loan papers are signed.

SSVEC's Energy Efficiency Zero Loan Program provides funds for customers to upgrade homes built before 1980. The loan is capped at $20,000, and, as the name suggest, is loaned at 0% interest. Improvements covered by the loan include:

  • Increase attic insulation to R-38 (minimum)</li>
  • Replace single pane windows with dual pane, U-value of at least .58</li>
  • Replace wood exterior doors with insulated steel or fiberglass doors</li>
  • Air Sealing</li>
  • Exterior siding upgrade to R-5 (minimum)</li>
  • Upgrade HVAC</li>
  • Install “on demand” hot water circulating pump</li> </ul> See the program website for further information, or contact SSVEC directly.

    Incentive Contact

    Contact Name Jack Blair
    Department Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative
    
    
    Address 311 East Wilcox Drive
    
    
    Place Sierra Vista, Arizona
    Zip/Postal Code 85636
    Phone (520) 458-4691
    
    
    Fax (520) 458-6860
    Email jackb@ssvec.com
    Website http://www.ssvec.org
    Contact Name Albert Gomez
    Department Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative
    
    
    Address 311 E. Wilcox Drive
    
    
    Place Sierra Vista, Arizona
    Zip/Postal Code 85635
    Phone (520) 515-3473
    
    
    
    
    Email agomez@ssvec.com
    Website http://www.ssvec.org
         
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    

    • 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)"