Coast Electric Power Association - Comfort Advantage Home Program (Mississippi)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Mississippi

Name Coast Electric Power Association - Comfort Advantage Home Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Heat pumps, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount 300 - 500, varies by home efficiency

150 per additional qual$300 - $500, varies by home efficiency
Geothermal Heat Pumps: $400 - $500
Additional Heat Pump Units (When Required): $150ified heat pump system

Equipment Requirements Heat Pump: minimum efficiency rating of 13 SEER

Installation Requirements Home must meet the standards of the Comfort Advantage Home Program

Program Administrator Coast Electric Power Association

References DSIRE[1]


Coast Electric Power Association (CEPA) provides rebates on heat pumps to new homes which meet certain weatherization standards. To qualify for this rebate the home must have:

  • Attic insulation of at least R-38 or encapsulated foam attic insulation of R-20 or greater
  • Wall insulation of R-13 or higher
  • Floor insulation of R-19 or greater
  • Dual-pane windows
  • Glass area less than 20% of total floor area
  • An electric water heater
  • Effective air-sealing and attic ventilation
  • A properly designed, installed and insulated duct system

If the minimum requirements for the Comfort Advantage Program are met, customers can qualify for a rebate of $300. If the more stringent requirements of the Comfort Advantage Plus program are met, the incentive amount increases to $500. Additional rebates exist for Comfort Advantage homes which install geothermal and air source heat pumps. Refer to the program website for more information.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service
Department Coast Electric Power Association
Address 302 US Highway 90
Address 2 PO Box 2430
Place Bay St. Louis, Mississippi
Zip/Postal Code 39521-2430
Phone (877) 769-2372
Phone 2 (800) 624-3348


  • 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)"