Together We Save - Kentucky's Touchstone Energy Cooperatives (16 Cooperatives)

July 27, 2022


16 Rural Kentucky Electric Cooperatives participate in the Touchstone Energy Cooperatives program. These cooperatives participate in multiple programs that offer savings and rebates to customers. Most cooperatives offer heat pump rebates, weatherization rebates, a thermostat participation program, participation in the Energy Star Manufactured Home program, and the Community Assistance Resources for Energy Savings (CARES) program which provides an incentive to enhance the weatherization and energy efficiency services provided to the end-use members by the Kentucky Community Action Agencies (CAA) network. See the website to check what programs are offered by your cooperative.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Kentucky
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Kentucky Touchstone Energy Cooperatives
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
  • Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Incentive Amount: Heat Pump Retrofit: Up to $750
Air Sealing/Ceiling Insulation: Up to $750
SimpleSaver Program: $20/yr/air conditioner enrolled
ENERGY STAR Manufactured Home: Varies, contact utility for more information
CARES Program: Up to $2,000/household


This program has 2 incentives
Technologies: Heat pumps
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a minimum of 750.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a minimum of $750.00

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.