Long Island Power Authority - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (New York)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place New York

Name Long Island Power Authority - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Custom/Others pending approval, Dehumidifiers, Doors, Duct/Air sealing, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Heat pumps, Lighting, Pool Pumps, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Windows, Room Air Conditioners, Geothermal Heat Pumps, LED Lighting, Room Air Conditioner Recycling, Ventilation Systems, Refrigerator Recycling
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount General

Variable-Speed Pool Pumps: $400
Two-Speed Pool Pumps: $150
Refrigerator: $50 - $100
Refrigerator Recycling: $50 rebate plus up to $60 reward
Room AC: $40 - $75 in store discount
A/C Recycling: $20
Dehumidifier: $40
CFLs: In-Store discount
LEDs: In-Store discount

Home Performance with Energy Star Program
Air/Duct Sealing: 25% of cost
Insulation/Duct Insulation: 25% of cost
Ventilation System New/Repair: 25% of cost, up to $250
Window Replacement: $35
Storm Door/Window Replacement: $10
Wall Mounted A/C: $25
Electric Water Heater Replacement: $150
Knob and Tube Wiring Upgrade: $50
Combustion Air: $50

Cool Homes Homeowner:
Split Central Air Conditioner: $250 - $700, depending on efficiency rating
Air Source Heat Pump: $250 - $700, depending on efficiency rating
Ductless Mini Split Systems: $150
Duct System Replacement: $125

Cool Homes Contractor:
Split Central Air Conditioner: $125 for first unit, $50 per additional unit
Air Source Heat Pump: $125 for first unit, $50 per additional unit
Ductless Mini Split Systems: $50 per unit

Equipment Requirements See program web site

Maximum Incentive Cool Homes: $1000

Home Performance with Energy Star Program: $1500
Insulation/Duct Insulation: $1500
Air/Duct Sealing: $1500

Program Administrator Long Island Power Authority
Website http://www.lipower.org/efficiency/lighting.html

References DSIRE[1]


Long Island Power Authority offers a variety of incentive programs which help residential customers upgrade to more energy efficient equipment and appliances in their homes. The Cool Homes Program provides rebates for both homeowners and contractors for the installation of energy efficient central air conditioning systems and air-source heat pumps. Prescriptive rebates are also available a wide range of efficient appliances and products including:

  • Lighting fixtures
  • Refrigerators
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Room air conditioners
  • Recycling of old appliances and equipment
  • Pool Pumps

Additional rebates are available through the Home Performance with Energy Star Program. This program provides incentives for for insulation upgrades, ventilation installation and repair, window and door replacements, wiring upgrades, and water heaters. For specific program details including rebate amounts, equipment requirements, and guidelines, visit the Long Island Power Authority web site of contact the utility directly.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name LIPA Customer Service
Department Long Island Power Authority
Address 333 Earle Ovington Blvd, Suite 403
Place Uniondale, New York
Zip/Postal Code 11553
Phone (800) 692-2626

Website http://www.lipower.org/

  • 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)"