Farmers Electric Cooperative (Kalona) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Iowa)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Iowa

Name Farmers Electric Cooperative (Kalona) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Heat pumps, Lighting, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Geothermal Heat Pumps, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount CFL Bulbs: $2/bulb

Geothermal Heat Pumps (New Construction): $350/ton
Geothermal Heat Pumps (Upgrade): $700/ton
Air Source Heat Pumps (New Construction): $800
Air Source Heat Pumps (Upgrade): $400
Central Air Conditioners: $100 - $200
Heat Pump Water Heaters: $400
Residential/Agricultural Lighting: $2 - $4/bulb
Refrigerators: $50
Freezers: $50
Clothes Washer: $25

Eligible System Size Geothermal Heat Pumps: 5 ton maximum
Equipment Requirements Refrigerator/Freezer/Clothes Washer: Must be Energy Star

Geothermal Heat Pumps: Must be structures primary heating source
Air Source Heat Pumps: 14.5 SEER minimum
Central Air Conditioners: 14.5 SEER minimum

Maximum Incentive Geothermal Heat Pumps: 5 ton

CFL Bulbs: 12 bulbs per year

Program Administrator Farmers Electric Cooperative

References DSIRE[1]


Farmers Electric Cooperative (FEC) offers a variety of rebates for the purchase and proper installation of energy efficient equipment for the home. Incentives are available for geothermal heat pumps, air source heat pumps, central air conditioning, lighting, heat pump water heaters, freezers, refrigerators, clothes washers, and appliance recycling. Heat pump and air conditioning rebates vary based upon system efficiency. All minimum equipment requirements must be met in order to be eligible for incentives. Refrigerators, freezers and clothes washers must be Energy Star. FEC also offers small grants to customers for implementing similar measures. More information on rebates and grants may be found on the program web site listed above. Contact FEC with any questions regarding this program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Information - Energy Conservation and Renewables
Department Farmers Electric Cooperative
Address 1959 Yoder Ave. SW
Place Kalona, Iowa
Zip/Postal Code 52247
Phone (319) 683-2510


  • 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)"