Empire District Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Arkansas)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Arkansas

Name Empire District Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Arkansas)
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Central Air conditioners, Dehumidifiers, Dishwasher, Doors, Duct/Air sealing, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Energy Audits
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Energy Audits: Varies

Weatherization Measures: 25% - 50% of cost
Central Air Conditioner: $400 - $500
Programmable Thermostat: $25
Dishwasher: $50
Dehumidifier: $50
Refrigerator: $50
Room Air Conditioner: $25
Smart Power Strip: $10

Equipment Requirements Central Air Conditioner: SEER 15 or higher

Appliances: Must be Energy Star certified

Maximum Incentive Central Air Conditioner: $500

Weatherization Measures: Total cost of measures eligible for rebate cannot exceed $2,964

Program Administrator Empire District Electric Co.
Website https://www.empiredistrict.com/EnergySolutions/Electric.aspx

References DSIRE[1]


Empire District Electric Company (EDEC) offers rebates to residential customers for energy audits, weatherization measures, central air conditioning systems, and energy efficient home appliances. Eligible air conditioning systems are eligible for rebates between $400 and $500. Energy audits and weatherization incentives vary based upon the cost of upgrades. EDEC and other utilities participating in the Arkansas Weatherization Program will cover a significant portion of energy audit and implementation costs. Visit the program website or contact Empire District Electric Company for additional program information and requirements.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Electric Rebate Program
Department Empire District Electric
Address PO Box 127
Place Joplin, Arkansas
Zip/Postal Code 64802
Phone (800) 206-2300

Email energy.efficiency@empiredistrict.com
Website http://www.empiredistrict.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)"