Avista Utilities (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs (Idaho)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Idaho

Name Avista Utilities (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Construction, Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Building Insulation, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Furnaces, Water Heaters, Windows, Rooftop Dampers, Energy Star Homes
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Replacement of Electric Straight Resistance: $750

Natural Gas Furnace/Boiler: $400
Water Heater: $50
Floor and Wall Insulation: $0.50/sq. ft.
Attic and Ceiling Insulation: $0.25/sq. ft.
ENERGY STAR rated homes: $650

Equipment Requirements Natural Gas Furnace/Boiler: 90% AFUE or greater

Other equipment must meet the efficiency requirements on the program website.

Maximum Incentive Incentives should not exceed 50% of the actual measure cost.

Program Administrator Avista Utilities
Website http://www.avistautilities.com/savings/rebates/Pages/WashingtonandIdahoCustomerRebates.aspx

References DSIRE[1]


As of November 1, 2012 all Avista natural gas incentive programs in Idaho have been suspended indefinitely. Contact Avista for additional details on incentive offerings.

Avista Utilities Home Improvement, New Home Construction, and Energy Star Appliance Rebate programs offer a variety of incentives for residential customers to save energy in their homes. Offers apply to residential homeowners in Washington and Idaho who heat their homes primarily with Avista electricity or natural gas. Incentives vary depending on technology, and apply to existing and new construction homes. Interested customers should see the web site for more information including individual program requirements, specifications, and all application forms.

A $900 incentive is available for the builder of new construction homes using Avista electric or Avista electric and natural gas that meet the Energy Star Homes criteria and are verified as an Energy Star Home. A $650 incentive is available for homes that have natural gas heat and hot water provided by Avista, but not electric.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Avista Utilities
Department Customer Service
Address PO Box 3727
Place Spokane, Washington
Zip/Postal Code 99220
Phone (800) 227-9187

Email AskAvista@AvistaUtilities.com
Website http://www.everylittlebit.com/FindRebates.aspx

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"