Lumbee River EMC - Solar Water Heating Loan Program

October 26, 2018


Lumbee River EMC is offering 6% loans to residential customers for the installation of solar water heaters on their homes.  To qualify, the systems must be certified OG-300 by the Solar Ratings and Certification Council (SRCC) and installed by a program-approved contractor or an installer certified by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). Loans of $2,000 or less will be secured as a signature loan. Loans in excess of $2,000 will be secured by a deed of trust against the home and property.  

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: North Carolina
Incentive Type: Loan Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Lumbee River EMC
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
Maximum Loan: $7,000
Loan Term: 60 months
Interest Rate: 6%


Name: Water Heater Incentives
Address: P.O. Box 830
Red Springs NC 28377
Phone: (910) 843-4131

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.