Duke Energy - Residential and Builder Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Indiana)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Indiana

Name Duke Energy - Residential and Builder Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Construction, Installer/Contractor, Residential
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Heat pumps, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Existing Home Air-source Heat Pump: $200 (home owner); $100 (dealer)

Existing Home Geothermal Heat Pump: $200 (home owner); $100 (dealer)
Existing Home Air Conditioner: $200 (home owner); $100 (dealer)
New Home Air-source Heat Pump: $300 (builder)
New Home Geothermal Heat Pump: $300 (builder)
New Home Air Conditioner: $300 (builder)
Attic Insulation and Air Sealing: $250
Duct Sealing: $100
Heat Pump and Air Conditioner Tune Up: $50
A/C Cycling Power Manager Program: $35 + bill credits

Equipment Requirements Heat Pumps and A/C: must replace existing systems, have a SEER value equal to or greater than 14, and include an ECM fan motor

Geothermal Heat Pumps must have an EER of 10.5 or higher and include an ECM fan motor.

Installation Requirements Contractor must have home ENERGY STAR certified to receive incentive.

Heat pumps must be installed by certified heat pump technician in existing single family homes, condominiums or duplexes.

Program Administrator Duke Energy
Website http://www.duke-energy.com/indiana/savings/smart-saver.asp

References DSIRE[1]


The Smart $aver® program offers incentives for residential customers to increase their home’s energy efficiency. Incentives are provided for qualifying heating and cooling equipment installation or service, attic insulation with air sealing, and duct sealing. Duke Energy Indiana electric residential retail customers residing in a single-family home, condominium, duplex or mobile homes are eligible for the incentives. All incentives are paid after completion of the services.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Smart Saver Incentive Program
Department Duke Energy
Address PO Box 525
Place Snellville, Georgia
Zip/Postal Code 30078
Phone 866-785-6209

Website http://www.duke-energy.com/indiana/savings/offers.asp

  • 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)"