Entergy Arkansas - New Homes Program

April 27, 2015


The Entergy Arkansas New Home Program provides incentives to new home builders in the Entergy Arkansas service territory.

The program has two paths: the Whole House Path and the Presecriptive Path. The Whole House Path offers incentives to new home builders that exceed teh requirements of the Arkansas Building Energy Code and offers a $.40 per kWh saved plus bonuses for achieving efficiency benchmarks. The Prescriptive Path rewards new home builders for installing ENERGYSTAR certified equipment.

Interested parties must submit an application to Entergy Arkansas. Funds are availabile on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Participating contractors must fill out an Online Partnership Agreement with the national ENERGY STAR for new homes program.

Click here for more information and applications.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Arkansas
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.entergy-arkansas.com/your_home/save_money/EE/new-homes.aspx
Administrator: ICF International
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Lighting
  • Air conditioners
  • Windows
  • Doors
  • Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Incentive Amount: Whole House Path:
$.40/kWh base incentive
10% savings: $200
20% savings: $250
30% savings: $300
40% savings: $350
Energy Star Certification Bonus: $100

Prescriptive Path:
ENERGY STAR HVAC: $.25 per sq ft of CFA
ENERGY STAR HVAC Seer 16+: $.35 per sq f. of CFA
ENERGY STAR Windows and Doors: $1 per sq ft
ENERGY STAR Lighting Package: $50 per home
Maximum Incentive: $1500 per house for Whole House Path
Equipment Requirements: Must install two energy conservation measures for Prescriptive Path incentives
Installation Requirements: Contractors must fill out an Online Partnership Agreement in order to be eligible to claim rebates

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.