City of Nashville - Energy Works Rebate Program

September 17, 2013


The Nashville Energy Works Program offers residents in Nashville rebates for implementing energy efficient improvements in their homes. To qualify for this rebate, homeowners must receive an energy audit by a qualified energy advisor who will perform an analysis of possible energy efficiency improvements. This energy audit has a $150 cost that will be refunded to the homeowner after installation of energy improvements. A an initial rebate of up to $700 is paid to the homeowner after energy efficient installations along with an additional rebate of $50 off the Nashville Energy Works bill for 6 months. 

See program website for more information. 

This Program is part of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Better Buildings Program. The DOE has awarded over $500 million in federal funds to more than 40 states, local governments, and organizations to administer local programs targeting a variety of building types. Combined, these local programs are expected to improve the efficiency of more than 170,000 buildings through 2013 and save up to $65 million in energy costs annually.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Local
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Tennessee
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Custom/Others pending approval
Incentive Amount: Up to $1,000; $700 initial rebate and $50 off NES bill for 6 months


Address: Office of the Mayor 1 Public Square
Nashville TN 37201
Phone: (615) 880-1888

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.