United Cooperative Services - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Texas)

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Summary

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Texas

Name United Cooperative Services - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Heat pumps, Heat recovery, Programmable Thermostats, Water Heaters, Windows, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Geothermal Heat Pump: $200/ton

Air Source Heat Pump: $100- $500
Dual Fuel Heat Pump: $75
Waste Heat Recovery System: $200/unit
HVAC Tune-Up: $100
Room A/C: $30
Programmable Thermostat: up to $50
Water Heater (New Construction): $75 per unit
Attic Insulation (Retrofit): $0.02/inch per sq ft
Whole House Bonus Rebate: $150
Energy Star Qualified New Home: $500





Eligible System Size Water Heater: 40-gallon minimum capacity

Equipment Requirements Geothermal Heat Pump: Minimum EER of 11.0

Air Source Heat Pump: Minimum SEER of 14.0
Water Heater: Minimum 0.92 GAMA efficiency factor
Room AC: Must be Energy Star


Expiration Date All rebate forms and accompanying documentation must be submitted within 60 days of the completion of construction and/or installation.



Installation Requirements Water heater rebates are only offered for new home construction

Minimum insulation thickness must be 8 inches or greater



Maximum Incentive Insulation Rebate: paid only up to maximum depth of 12 inches

Total Rebates: 1,200 maximum per home











Program Administrator United Cooperative Services
Website http://www.united-cs.com/rebates.aspx
Date added to DSIRE 2006-08-29
Last DSIRE Review 2012-04-23



References DSIRE[1]


Summary

United Cooperative Services offers a one-time rebate program for new home construction and retrofit upgrades. The following equipment are eligible under United's Rebate Program:

  • Air-Source Heat Pumps
  • Dual Fuel Heat Pumps
  • Ground Source Heat Pumps
  • Waste Heat Recovery System
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Room Air Conditioners
  • Water Heaters
  • Attic Insulation

Water heater rebates can only be applied to electric water heaters installed in new homes. Efficient homes may be eligible for a $150 or $500 rebate if the home meets program standards. Maximum incentives are capped at $1,200 per home. To be eligible for the rebate program, rebate forms and accompanying documentation must be submitted within 60 days of the completion of construction and/or installation. Additional equipment requirements and applications may be found on the web site listed above.


Incentive Contact

Contact Name Seth Rosser

Division United Cooperative Services

Address 2 P.O. Box 16
Place Cleburne, TX
Zip/Postal Code 76033


Fax 817-556-4068
Email seth@united-cs.com

     
     


















  • 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)"