North Georgia EMC - Energy Efficient New Homes Program (Georgia)

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Last modified on May 23, 2011.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Georgia

Name North Georgia EMC - Energy Efficient New Homes Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Water Heaters, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Energy Right Homes: 100 - 200

Standard electric water heater: 25 Bill Credit
High-efficiency electric water heater: 50 Bill Credit

Program Administrator North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation

References DSIRE[1]


North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) is an electric cooperative that serves 97,000 residential and commercial customers in the northwest Georgia counties of Catoosa, Chattooga, Floyd, Gordon, Murray, Walker and Whitfield.

North Georgia EMC offers cash incentives for all-electric homes that are built to the Energy Right Homes program specifications. Homes can be built to meet Gold, Platinum or Platinum Certified recommendations for insulation, windows, caulking, duct sealing and other energy efficient specifications. The homes are inspected by North Georgia EMC and Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) representatives and assigned a Energy Right level. Homeowners can receive a rebate of $100 or $200 depending on the Energy Right certification level. For more information on the Energy Right level recommendations and how to build an Energy Right home, visit the program website.

Water Heater Replacement incentives are available to qualifying customers who are replacing old water heaters.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service - NGEMC
Department North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation
Address P.O. Box 1407
Place Dalton, Georgia
Zip/Postal Code 30722-1407
Phone (706) 259-9441


  • 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)"