Jackson Energy Authority - Energy Efficient New Homes Program for Builders & Developers

July 17, 2009


Jackson Energy Authority, in collaboration with the Tennessee Valley Authority offers rebates to builders and developers who build new all-electric homes which meet Energy Right Program standards. Builders will receive $40 per 100 square feet to offset any extra cost for building to Energy Right standards. Eligible homes typically feature electric heat pumps and water heaters, along with high energy-efficiency standards for such things as insulation, windows and weather-stripping. More information may be found on the website listed above.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Tennessee
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.jaxenergy.com/wise_energy/energy_right.php
Administrator: Jackson Energy Authority
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Incentive Amount: $40 per 100 square feet
Equipment Requirements: Must be a new all-electric home built to Energy Right® standards


Name: Customer Services
Organization: Jackson Energy Authority
Address: PO Box 68
Jackson TN 38302
Phone: (731) 422-7500
Email: jaxenergy@jaxenergy.com

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.