Lumbee River EMC - Residential Energy Efficiency Program (North Carolina)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place North Carolina

Name Lumbee River EMC - Residential and Commercial Energy Efficiency Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Residential
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Heat pumps, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Programmable Thermostat: $15

Central AC: $25 - $50
Heat Pump: $60 - $195
Geothermal Heat Pump: $350
Water Heaters: $45 - $75
Heat Pump Water Heater: $425
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling: $50 - $75

Equipment Requirements All appliances must be Energy Star qualified

Geothermal Heat Pumps: 19 EER minimum
AC/Heat Pump: SEER 15 minimum

Program Administrator Lumbee River Electric Membership Corporation

References DSIRE[1]


Lumbee River EMC (LREMC) offers rebates to its residential customers who purchase and install qualified energy efficient products or services. Rebates are available for water heaters, refrigerator/freezer recycling, heat pumps, air conditioners, and programmable thermostats. Services or products offered through the program have efficiency standards that must be met in order to receive a rebate. See the web site listed above for more information on these services and products. Forms are available at each cooperative office and are also located on the program web site. LREMC also offers an Energy Star for New Homes program for builders. Contact LREMC for any information on these programs.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Misha Melvin
Department Lumbee River Electric Membership Corporation
Address PO Box 830
Place Red Springs, North Carolina
Zip/Postal Code 28377
Phone (910) 843-7911


  • 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)"