Owen Electric Cooperative
www.owenelectric.com to “Rebate & Efficiency Programs”
Rebates for weatherizing and insulation upgrades; home must be at least two years old and have electric heat; before-and-after energy evaluation required. Up to $520.
Button Up with Air Sealing Level 1 $750 — Up to 13,000 BTU saved at $40 per 1,000 BTU
Button Up with Air Sealing Level 2* $1,060 — 26,500 BTU or greater
Button Up with Air Sealing Level 3* $1,370 — 34,250 BTU or greater
*Levels 2 and 3 require a blower door test before and after work is done
Heat Pump Retrofit
Up to $1,000 rebate for replacement of resistance heat source (electric furnace, ceiling cable, or baseboard) with an energy-efficient (rebates for 13 SEER, 7.5 HSPF and higher); rebate form must be submitted within 60 days of installation.
Pay As You Go
Our prepay program allows you to monitor and adjust your daily energy usage and pay for energy BEFORE you use it. You can view your account balance and make a deposit anytime. No more deposits, no late fees, and no more monthly bill. Go to Pay As You Go to learn more about this program.
Touchstone Energy Home
Up to $750 rebate for new home built to Touchstone Energy Home standards; requires inspection at various points in construction.
ENERGY STAR Appliance Rebates
This program provides rebates to members who purchase and install ENERGY STAR-certified appliances. Rebates range from $50 to $300 as follows:
Clothes Washer $75
Heat Pump Water Heater $300
Heat Pump $300
Central Air Conditioning $300
Go to ENERGY STAR Appliance Rebate to learn more about this great new program.
HVAC Duct Sealing
$250 incentive to members meeting all eligibility requirements.
Peak demand usage conservation program; offers credits for participating A/C and water heater units. For more info see “SimpleSaver” article at top.
ENERGY STAR Manufactured Home Program
If you’re thinking of purchasing a new manufactured home, be sure to request the ENERGY STAR Manufactured Home Program to your salesperson. You may be eligible for an ENERGY STAR-certified upgrade at no additional cost. In most cases, manufactured homes installed in our co-op service territory may be upgraded to ENERGY STAR standards through this energy-efficiency program. Right now, that’s an average savings of about $1,100 each year or about $90 a month on your electric bill.