Rochester Public Utilities - Residential Conserve and Save Rebate

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Program NameRochester Public Utilities - Residential Conserve and Save Rebate
Program AdministratorRochester Public Utilities
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Last updatedFebruary 14th, 2018
Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) offers incentives to residential customers for installing energy-efficient equipment in participating homes through the Conserve and Save Rebate Program. These incentives are available for a variety of appliances, air conditioners, heat pumps, and furnace fan motors. All program equipment requirements must be met in order to receive rebates. Applications for measures installed in the previous year must be received by March 31 of the following year. Rebates are available until calendar year program funding is exhausted. Contact RPU for any additional information.




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Incentive AmountClothes Washer: $25 - $100
Dehumidifier: $15 - $25
Dishwashers: $25 - $40
Refrigerators/Freezers: $25, plus $15 bonus if properly recycled
Room Air Conditioners: $25, plus $15 bonus if properly recycled
LED Bulbs: 50% of cost up to $15 per bulb
LED Fixtures: 50% of cost up to $20
Ceiling Fans with LED Lighting: 50% of cost, up to $15 - $25
Central AC: $100 - $200, plus $25/$75 per SEER above 14.5
Ductless Mini Split Systems: $100 - $200, plus $25/$75 per SEER above 14.5
Air-Source Heat Pumps: $100 - $200, plus $25/$75 per SEER above 14.5
Furnace Fan Motors: $50
Geothermal Heat Pumps: $200/ton plus $150 per SEER above base, plus $250 bonus with desuperheater
Equipment RequirementsAll appliances must be ENERGY STAR rated
Central A/C: Minimum SEER of 14.5
Geothermal Heat Pumps: Minimum EER 17.1, COP 3.6 (Water-to-Air); EER 16.1, COP 3.1 (Water-to-Water)
Air Source Heat Pumps: SEER of 14.5
Furnace Fan Motor: Rated "e" electrically efficient furnace by AHRI
Data courtesy the fine people at DSIRE and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

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