Electric Power Board of Chattanooga - Residential Energy Efficient Water Heater Program

July 17, 2009


The Electric Power Board of Chattanooga, in collaboration with the Tennessee Valley Authority, offers a $50 rebate to its residential customers through its Energy Right Water Heater rebate. Customers who install a new electric water heater, which is replacing an older less efficient model are eligible for the rebate. Eligible units must have a capacity of at least 40 gallons and meet the minimum DOE requirements. Proof of purchase (receipt) and manufacturer’s description of the water heater must be attached to the application to receive the rebate.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Tennessee
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www01.epb.net/index.php?page=yourhome_products&id=37
Administrator: Electric Power Board of Chattanooga
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
Incentive Amount: $50 credit on electric bill
Eligible System Size: Must have a capacity of at least 40 gallons
Equipment Requirements: Must replace an existing water heater and meet minimum Department of Energy requirements.
Installation Requirements: Water Heater must be installed and operable within 60 days of purchase at the service designated on the customer's account.


Name: EPB Smart Build Program
Organization: Electric Power Board of Chattanooga
Address: PO Box 18225
Chattanooga TN 37422
Phone: (423) 531-7678
Email: caglew@epb.net

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.