Salt River Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs

February 20, 2024


Salt River Electric serves as the rural electric provider in Kentucky's Bullitt, Nelson, Spencer, and Washington counties. Residential customers are eligible for a variety of cash incentives for energy efficiency. The Touchstone Energy Home Program provides a rebate of up to $750 to elegible customers building new homes that satisfy the energy efficiency requirements of the program, and who wish to install an electric water heater and either a Geothermal Heating/Cooling System or an Electric Heat Pump.  Salt River Electric also provides an incentive for retrofitting electric heat pumps. In addition, Salt River Electric provides a Simple Saver program for reducing electricity use during peak times.

Commercial customers are also eligible for lighting upgrades.

 For more information on the available amounts for these rebates contact Salt River Electric directly.


Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Kentucky
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Salt River Electric Cooperative
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Heat pumps
  • Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Incentive Amount: Touchstone Energy New Home Program: $750
Electric Heat Pump (retrofit): $250-$750


This program has 2 incentives
Technologies: Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Sectors: Construction, Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 750.00 $
Technologies: Heat pumps
Sectors: Construction, Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of $250.00, The incentive has a minimum of $750.00


Name: Customer Service - Salt River Electric
Organization: Salt River Electric Cooperative
Address: 111 W. Brashear Ave.
Bardstown KY 40004
Phone: (502) 348-3931

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.