Four-County EMC - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

June 10, 2022


Four-County EMC offers its customers $50 rebates for purchasing certain Energy Star appliances. Eligible appliances include refrigerators, dishwashers, clothes washers, freezers and dryers. The rebates are available to residential customers who are replacing older appliances or buying new appliances for the first time. In order to qualify for the rebate, Energy Star documentation and a proof of purchase receipt are required. 

Four-County EMC also provides rebates for heat pump water heaters, heat pumps and solar water heaters. The rebate amounts are $300, $100/ton and $1,000, respectively. Heat pump water heaters must be minimum 50 gallons and heat pumps minimum 16 SEER. See program website for more details.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: North Carolina
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Four County EMC
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Water Heaters
  • Heat pumps
  • Other EE
Incentive Amount: Heat Pump Water Heater (50+ Gallons): $300/unit
Clothes Washer: $50/unit
Clothes Dryer: $50/unit
Dishwasher: $50/unit
Refrigerator: $50/unit
Freezer: $50/unit
Heat Pump (16 SEER or higher): $100/ton
Solar Water Heater: $1,000/unit
Equipment Requirements: All appliances must be Energy Star


This program has 4 incentives
Technologies: Heat pumps
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 100.00 $/ton
Technologies: Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators/Freezers, Other EE
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 50.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 1000.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Water Heaters
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 300.00 $/Unit


Name: Customer Service - Four County EMC
Address: P.O. Box 667
Burgaw NC 28425
Phone: (888) 368-7289

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.