College Station Utilities - Residential Energy Back II Rebate Program (Texas)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Texas

Name College Station Utilities - Residential Energy Back II Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Heat pumps, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Central A/C, Heat Pumps: $200 - $600, varies by efficiency rating

Eligible System Size Units must be sized no more than 12,000 BTU’s (1 Ton) for every 500 square feet of conditioned space
Equipment Requirements Minimum SEER rating of 14

Program Administrator College Station Utilities

References DSIRE[1]


College Station Utilities offers an incentive for residential customers to install energy efficient HVAC equipment through the Energy Back II Program. To qualify for the rebate, the A/C system must be a minimum of 14 SEER or higher. Both the evaporator coil (inside unit) and the condensing unit (outside unit) must be replaced as a matching system as rated in the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute directory. Units must be installed in accordance with the current ICC building and City of College Station Codes, and the equipment and installation must be inspected by a City of College Station building inspector and approved by College Station Utilities Energy Conservation Division prior to payment of rebate. More information, including rebate application, may be found on the web site listed above.

College Station Utilities also offers a compact florescent lighting program to residential customers. Each household will receive a $1 credit on electricity bills for each CFL installed in their home, up to 4 CFLs per year.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Energy Department
Department College Station Utilities
Address PO Box 9960
Place College Station, Texas
Zip/Postal Code 77842
Phone (979) 764-3724
Phone 2 (979) 764-3660


  • 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)"