Rebates

At Johnson County REMC we are looking out for our members by offering equipment and other rebates to help you lower your monthly electric bill. For the 2014 program, new rebates have been added and others have been expanded in scope. Below are the rebates for the 2014 program. Form must be submitted before December 31, 2014 to receive reimbursement for 2014 installations. Please note that conventional tank water heaters are no longer eligible for rebates under the current program.

Air Source Heat Pumps Single Family Home (per unit)

Efficiency rating must be at least 15 SEER. Rebate amount varies based on compressor speed. It is lower for single speed compressors (column one) and higher for dual/variable speed compressors (column two).

SingleDual/Variable

Single Dual/Variable
New construction electric installation of ASHP $250 $500
Replacement of central air conditioner to ASHP $250 $500
Replacement of fossil fuel furnace to ASHP $250 $500
Replacement of existing ASHP $250 $500
Replacement of an existing electric furnace to ASHP $1500 $2000

Air Source Heat Pumps Mobile Home (per unit)

Efficiency rating must be at least 13 SEER. This rebate is for REPLACEMENT OF ELECTRIC FURNACE ONLY. Rebate amount varies based on compressor speed. It is lower for single speed compressors (column one) and higher for dual/variable speed compressors (column two).

Single Dual/Variable
Replacement of Electric Furnace $1,500 $2,000

Geothermal Heat Pumps*

*Requires a desuperheater installation for new installation geothermal systems only.

Single
New construction electric $800
Replacement of fossil fuel furnace to GEO $800
Replacement of air source heat pump to GEO $800
Replacement of existing geothermal heat pump $800
Replacement of an existing electric furnace to GEO $1000

Air Source Heat Pump Water Heater (per unit)

Capacity must be 40 gallons or greater.

Single
New construction electric $300
Replacement fossil fuel to air source heat pump water heater $300
Replacement of electric to air source heat pump water heater $300
Replacement of an existing air source heat pump water heater $300

Central Air Conditioning (per unit)

Efficiency rating must be at least 15 SEER, rebate amount varies based on compressor speed. It is lower for single speed compressors (column one) and higher for dual/variable speed compressors (column two).

Single Dual/Variable
New construction electric $250 $500
Replacement of an existing central air conditioning $250 $500

HVAC Duct Sealing

Rebates for duct sealing is available to residential homes over two years old. Both supply and return ducts must be sealed and insulated if in an unconditioned space. Ducts must be sealed with a minimum of 1/16″ mastic. Limit one rebate per home. Watch this short video that explains this energy saving process. Click here

Electric heated homes: 100% of cost up to maximum of $500
Fossil fuel with central air or heat pump: maximum of $250

Recycling Program for Refrigerators and Freezers

Rebate is for residential consumers only, limit two per household. Receive a $30 rebate when we haul away your old refrigerator or freezer at no cost. For information about the program and to schedule a pickup click here to access our webpage.

 

Online Store for CFL and LED Light Bulbs

Receive instant savings when you shop for your Compact Fluorescent (CFL) and Light Emitting Diode (LED) light bulbs through our online store. Click here to access the store. A large variety of bulbs is available for your convenience. Shop now!

 

Click here to complete the online rebate form. Or you may download a pdf of the form to mail or bring to the office. Click here

For more information contact: Jim Elkins

NOTE: Federal (form 5695) or Indiana state (form 18865) tax credits or tax deductions may be available for some of the above equipment. Check with your tax professional for a list of qualifying equipment.