City and County of Denver - Denver Energy Challenge for Residents

December 17, 2012


The City and County of Denver are providing rebates to Denver homeowners through the Denver Energy Challenge. To be eligible, participants must first sign up for the program at and speak with an energy advisor prior to having any improvements completed. The energy advisor can help review a previous energy audit, prioritize energy saving measures, find contractors, review bids, locate rebates, and answer questions. 

See website above for complete details and requirements.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Local
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Colorado
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Start Date: 1/1/2012
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
  • Solar Space Heat
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
  • Windows
  • Other EE
  • LED Lighting
Incentive Amount: 40% of project costs up to $400, or 25% of project costs up to $250 depending on equipment type.
Maximum Incentive: Maximum $900/home, $9,000 per individual or unit owner. This maximum applies to past and present Denver Energy Challenge rebates.
Equipment Requirements: All equipment must meet efficiency standards highlighted on program website.


Name: Program Information
Denver CO 80204
Phone: (720) 865-5520

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.