Copy of Farmers Electric Cooperative (Kalona) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

January 04, 2011


Farmers Electric Cooperative (FEC) offers a variety of rebates for the purchase and proper installation of energy efficient equipment for the home. Incentives are available for geothermal heat pumps, air source heat pumps, central air conditioning, lighting, heat pump water heaters, freezers, refrigerators, clothes washers. and appliance recycling. Heat pump and air conditioning rebates vary based upon system efficiency. All minimum equipment requirements must be met in order to be eligible for incentives. Refrigerators, freezers and clothes washers must be Energy Star. FEC also offers small grants to customers for implementing similar measures. More information on rebates and grants may be found on the program web site listed above. Contact FEC for any questions regarding this program.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Iowa
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Farmers Electric Cooperative
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Clothes Washers
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
Incentive Amount: Geothermal Heat Pumps: $350/ton
Air Source Heat Pumps: $200 - $400
Central Air Conditioners: $100 - $200
Electric Heat Pump Water Heaters: $400
CFL Bulbs: $2/bulb
Refrigerators: $25
Freezers: $25
Clothes Washer: $25
Maximum Incentive: Geothermal Heat Pumps: $1,750
CFL Bulbs: $20
Eligible System Size: Geothermal Heat Pumps: 5 ton maximum
Equipment Requirements: Refrigerator/Freezer/Clothes Washer: Must be Energy Star
Geothermal Heat Pumps: Must be structures primary heating source
Air Source Heat Pumps: 14.5 SEER minimum
Central Air Conditioners: 14.5 SEER minimum


Name: Customer Information - Energy Conservation and Renewables
Address: 1959 Yoder Ave. SW
Kalona IA 52247
Phone: (319) 683-2510

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.