Duquesne Light Company - Residential Energy Efficiency Program (Pennsylvania)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Pennsylvania

Name Duquesne Light Company - Residential Energy Efficiency Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Multi-Family Residential, Residential, Mobile Homes
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Dehumidifiers, Dishwasher, Furnaces, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Pool Pumps, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Fan Heating, Pipe Wrap, Faucet Aerator, Low-Flow Showerhead, Televisions, Power Strips
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Energy Star Dehumidifier: $24

Energy Star Freezer: $10
Energy Star Refrigerator: $24
Energy Star Room A/C: $24
Energy Star Dishwasher with Electric Water Heater: $24
Energy Star Clothes Washer - (Electric Water Heating Only): $24
Electric Clothes Dryer with Moisture Sensor: $24
Swimming Pool Pump, Two-Speed or Variable Speed: $57
Energy Star Television: $14
Smart Strip - Surge Protector: $10
Central A/C (SEER 15 - 21): $95/ton
Heat Pump: $95/ton
Furnace with ECM: $62
Programmable Thermostat: $24
Energy Star Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pumps: $95
Whole House Fan: $95
Electric Water Heater: $24
Energy Star Heat Pump Water Heater: 286
Lighting: varies by type
Pipe Wrap: $3/kit
Ceiling/Wall Insulation: $0.30/sq. ft.
Occupancy Sensor Based Control: $10

Eligible System Size See rebate chart for eligible sizes
Equipment Requirements See program web site for requirements

Installation Requirements See program web site for requirements

Program Administrator Duquesne Light Company
Website http://www.duquesnelight.com/wattchoices/default.cfm?tab=1&win=main#RE

References DSIRE[1]


Duquesne Light provides rebates to its residential customers for purchasing and installing energy-saving equipment. Eligible equipment includes dehumidifiers, freezers, refrigerators, air conditioning units, ceiling insulation, programmable thermostats, house fans, indoor and outdoor lighting, pipe wrap, insulation, controls, and pool pumps. Customers must purchase and install equipment before applying for rebate. Customers must then fully and accurately complete the rebate form and send it to the address stated on the document. Rebates are paid by debit card, which should be received within 60 days of rebate form submittal. Rebates totaling less than $10.00 will be sent via check. Equipment standards must meet efficiency requirements of program. Call 877-694-2197 for rebate inquiries. Duquesne runs a separate rebate program through another conservation service provider, which offers a $35 rebate to residential customers who properly recycle refrigerators. See Refrigerator Recycling on www.wattchoices.com or call 1-877-270-3521 for more information on this program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Programs
Department Duquesne Light Company
Division Energy Efficiency and Demand Response Program
Address 411 Seventh Avenue 15-1
Place Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Zip/Postal Code 15219
Phone (888) 928-8539

Website http://www.wattchoices.com

  • 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)"