Residential Energy Star Appliance Rebate Program

July 30, 2007


The DC Energy Office provides an incentive for DC residents to increase their energy efficiency by purchasing Energy Star appliances. Rebates are available for qualified washing machines, room air conditioners and refrigerators. The rebates are made available through the Reliable Energy Trust Fund of DC. Interested residents must purchase their appliances by May 31, 2007 and submit proofs of purchase and residency along with their application to participate.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: District of Columbia
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
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Administrator: District Department of the Environment
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Other EE
Incentive Amount: Room Air Conditioners: $50
Refrigerators: $100
Washing Machines: $150
Equipment Requirements: Must be Energy Star rated


Name: Tomaysa Sterling
Organization: District Department of the Environment
Address: 2000 14th Street, NW, 300 East
Washington DC 20009
Phone: (202) 673-6700

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.