Powder River Energy Corporation - Conservation Loan Program

December 05, 2011


Powder River Energy Corporation (PRECorp) offers the Conservation Loan Program to encourage and help finance residential and small commercial projects related to improving energy efficiency and conservation in northeastern Wyoming. The loans are reserved for PRECorp members in the Residential, Residential Time-of-Day and General Service rate classes only. The loan is a zero percent interest loan with a maximum payback time of 36 months. There is an application fee of 4% of the total requested loan amount.

The loans can be used for a variety of conservation measures including, but not limited to:

  • Purchasing Energy Star appliances
  • Replacing older appliances with Energy Star appliances
  • Replacing older windows with more energy efficient windows;
  • Purchasing an energy efficient HVAC system (e.g., electric heat pump, geothermal heating, offpeak
    heating – electric thermal storage);
  • Installation of renewable electric systems (e.g., solar, wind or hydro generation);
  • Increasing insulation
  • Upgrading lighting to CFLs

    All applicants must attend an energy conservation seminar or training session provided by PRECorp before loan funds will be distributed.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Wyoming
Incentive Type: Loan Program
Web Site: http://www.precorp.coop
Administrator: Powder River Energy Corporation
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Lighting
  • Heat pumps
  • Building Insulation
  • Windows
  • Other EE
Maximum Loan: $2,500 per member per calendar year
Loan Term: Rate: 0%
Repayment: up to 36 months


Name: Member Services
Address: 221 Main Street
Sundance WY 82729
Phone: (800) 442-3630

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.