Thumb Electric Cooperative - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

April 13, 2011


*Note: This incentive is no longer active or updated. It is part of the Efficiency United and Energy Smart Programs run by Franklin Energy Thumb Electric Cooperative offers a variety of rebates to residential members through the Energy Optimization Program. Incentives are available for lighting, clothes washers, clothes dryers, dishwashers, ceiling fans, pipe insulation, ECM motors, air conditioners, water heaters and programmable thermostats. Participating members must save a purchase receipt or contractor invoice for the equipment or work completed. This information should contain the equipment type, make, model, serial number, price and date of purchase. Applications must be received within 90 days of purchase or installation. All incentives must be taken in the current program year. View the program application for full details on incentive amounts, equipment standards, and application process.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Michigan
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Clearesult
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Equipment Insulation
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Chillers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Other EE
Incentive Amount: CFL Bulbs: $1.50
Clothes Washer: $50
Smart Strip: $20
Clothes Dryer: $25
Ceiling Fan: $15
Dishwasher: $25
ECM Motors: $100
Pipe Wrap: $4
Central Air Conditioner: $100
Electric Water Heater: $50
Heat Pump Water Heater: $50
Programmable Thermostat: $20
Maximum Incentive: See program web site for the maximum rebate amount for each product
Equipment Requirements: All appliances must be Energy Star
Central Air Conditioner: SEER 15
Electric Water Heater: .93 EF


Name: Thumb Electric Cooperative - Energy Optimization
Address: 3474 Alaiedon Parkway, Suite 600
Okemos MI 48864
Phone: (877) 296-4319

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.