Copy of Duke Energy (Electric) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

December 17, 2012


The Smart $aver® program offers incentives for residential customers to increase residential energy efficiency. Incentives are provided for qualifying heating and cooling equipment installation and service, attic insulation with air sealing, duct insulation, and duct sealing. Duke Energy Carolinas electric residential retail customers residing in a single-family home, condominium, duplex or mobile home are eligible for the incentives. All incentives are paid after completion of the services. Residential customers are also eligible for a free energy audit through the Home Energy House Call program. Interested customers should call 1-877-388-7676 to set up an appointment.



Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Arizona
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Customer Service
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
  • Other EE
Incentive Amount: Existing Home Air-source Heat Pump: $200
Existing Home Geothermal Heat Pump: $200
Existing Home Air Conditioner: $200
Attic Insulation and Air Sealing: $250
Duct Insulation: $75
Duct Sealing: $100
Heat Pump and Air Conditioner Tune Up: $50
A/C Cycling Power Manager Program: $32 annual bill credits
Energy Audit and Energy Efficiency Starter Kit: Free
Equipment Requirements: Heat Pumps and A/C: must be 14 SEER or greater, include an ECM fan motor on the indoor unit, and have an HSPF of 8.2 or greater A/C: must be 14 SEER or greater, include an ECM fan motor on the indoor unit
Geothermal Heat Pumps: must be 11.5 EER or greater and include an ECM fan motor on the indoor unit
Installation Requirements: Must be installed by a Duke Energy Participating Trade Ally
The program is available to customers residing in single family homes, condos, or duplexes.


Name: Smart $aver Incentive Program
Phone: (800) 777-9898

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.