Piedmont EMC - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

April 27, 2023


Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation (PEMC) offers a financial incentive for residential members to install energy efficient heat pumps, smart thermostats, and owning an electric vehicle in eligible homes. Rebates are available to PEMC members who install an electric heat pump with a SEER of 15 or higher and have a completely electric home. The rebate equals $50 per ton, up to four tons per system. Contact PEMC or visit the program web site for more information on these programs.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: North Carolina
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://pemc.coop/save-energy-money/use-less-save-more/rebates-loans/
Administrator: Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Heat pumps
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Passenger Electric Vehicles
  • Plug-in Electric Hybrid Vehicles
Incentive Amount: Heat Pumps: $50/ton
Smart Thermostats: $50 per thermostat
Electric Vehicle: $50
A/C and water heater load management: $25
Maximum Incentive: Heat Pumps: $200 per system
Eligible System Size: Heat Pumps: Maximum 4 tons
Equipment Requirements: Heat Pumps: Minimum SEER rating of 15


Name: Piedmont EMC Customer Service
Organization: Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation
Address: Post Office Drawer 1179
Hillsborough NC 27278-1179
Phone: (800) 222-3107
Email: info@pemc.coop

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.