Sustainable Energy Utility - Residential Energy Efficiency Program (District of Columbia)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Place||District of Columbia|
|Additional Place applies to||Sustainable Energy Utility|
|Name||Sustainable Energy Utility - Residential Energy Efficiency Program (District of Columbia)|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Boilers, Clothes Washers, Furnaces, Lighting, Refrigerators, Water Heaters|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Refrigerators: $50 - $75|
Clothes Washers: $50 - $75
|Equipment Requirements|| Appliances and lighting must be at least ENERGY STAR rated; see DCSEU’s list of qualified products for specific product requirements.|
Natural Gas Boilers: 85%+ AFUE
|Program Administrator||Sustainable Energy Utility|
|Last DSIRE Review||2013-10-28|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
|References||Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)|
The District of Columbia Sustainable Energy Utility currently offers the Residential Energy Efficiency Program. The program provides financial incentives to District residents who install energy- efficient equipment in their homes. Qualifying items include refrigerators, clothes washers, boilers, water heaters, and furnaces. Appliances and lighting equipment must be at least ENERGY STAR rated. The DCSEU also provides discounts for ENERGY STAR CFL and LED lighting through participating retailers. The DCSEU’s website includes a link to participating retailers and information about qualifying lighting.
The DCSEU also provides additional incentives to homeowers who are making more significant investments in insulation, sealing, and HVAC improvements among others through its Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program. More information on program requirements can be found on the program website.
|Contact Name||District of Columbia Sustainable Energy Utility|
|Address||80 M Street SE|
|Address 2||Suite 310|
|Place||Washington, District of Columbia|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.