Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs

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Eligibility: 
Residential
Savings Category: 
Solar Photovoltaics
Water Heaters
Heat Pumps
Duct/Air sealing
Building Insulation
Windows
Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Other EE
Program Info
Sector Name: 
Utility
Administrator: 
Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative
State: 
Texas
Program Type: 
Rebate Program
Rebate Amount: 

Duct System Replacement: 20% of project cost up to $500
Windows: $2/sq. ft.
Heat Pumps/Cooling System: $550-$650/unit (depending on efficiency)
Heat Pump Water Heater: $300/unit
Attic/Wall Insulation: $0.20/sq. ft. of installed insulation
Solar Photovoltaic: $1/Watt
Solar Water Heater: $1,000/Water Heater
Window Solar Screens and/or Film: $0.50/sq. ft. of window

Summary: 

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative (GVC) offers a variety of incentives to help residential customers save energy. Rebates are available for energy efficient new homes and improvements to existing homes.

The Energy Star New Home Rebate Program provides an award for all-electric homes that meet the specific standards listed on the program web site. Homes must be built by an Energy Star-certified builder, and third-party verification is required for all energy-efficient measures.

The Home Improvement Rebate Program offers rebates for a variety of energy-efficient equipment. In order to qualify for these rebates, customers must use a listed GVEC contractor. Rebates are available for cooling/heating systems, attic and wall insulation, energy efficient windows and window solar screens/films, duct system replacement, water heaters, and Energy Star appliances. Applications must be submitted online at the Rebate Center. Please see the program web site and appropriate forms for more program information and requirements.