Entergy New Orleans - Residential Solar Water Heating Program

June 19, 2015


Entergy New Orleans offers a Solar Water Heater Rebate pilot program designed to help residential customers make energy efficiency improvements. Rebates will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis and reflected on the invoice as a discount. All systems must be OG 300 rated and incentive amount is based on kWh savings. Walk-through energy assessments are available for a discounted rate through partnering energy consultants. Entergy New Orleans residential customers living in Orleans Parish are eligible for this program.

Visit the website above to find a Solar Water Heater contractor. The contractor will perform a site assessment and complete a Shading Report; and provide an estimate for a qualifying system. The contractor will also fill out and submit a rebate application to Energy Smart for approval prior to installation; Energy Smart will perform pre and post-installation inspections to verify equipment.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Louisiana
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.energysmartnola.info/for-your-home/solar.php
Administrator: Entergy New Orleans and ClearResult
Start Date: 1/1/2011
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
  • Other EE
Incentive Amount: kWh savings(annual) x $0.34/kWh
Maximum Incentive: Residential Solutions: $1000/improvement
Equipment Requirements: EF 2.1+


This program has 1 incentives
Technologies: Solar Water Heat, Other EE
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 0.34 $/kWh, The incentive has a minimum of $1000.00


Name: Bridget Joseph
Address: 1615 Poydras Street Ste. 860
New Orleans LA 70112
Phone: (866) 721-0249
Email: bjoseph@clearesult.com

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.