Owen Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Kentucky)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Kentucky

Name Owen Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Heat pumps
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Button-Up Insulation: $40 per 1,000 BTU reduction

Air Source Heat Pump: $500 - $1000
Touchstone Energy Home: Up to $750

Equipment Requirements Air-Source Heat Pumps: minimum of 13 SEER rating and 7.5 HSPF

Touchstone Homes: Must have double-pane windows, added insulation, sealed duct work, and 14 SEER air-to-air heat pump
View program documents for requirements on insulation and Touchstone Energy homes

Maximum Incentive Contact Owen Electric

Program Administrator Owen Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Website http://www.owenelectric.com/content/programs-products-0

References DSIRE[1]


Owen Electric Cooperative, Inc. (OEC) serves over 150,000 customers in nine north-central Kentucky counties: Boone, Campbell, Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Owen, Pendleton and Scott. For residential customers, Owen Electric offers some rebates for the installation of energy efficient measures.

The Touchstone Energy Home Program offers rebates to new homes that fulfill certain insulation and ventilation requirements, which could improve annual heating and cooling costs of the home by up to 30%. Owen Electric Cooperative offers rebates for new homes that meet minimum requirements. Periodic inspections during the home building process are necessary to receive the incentive. Rebate form and copy of invoice must be submitted to Owen Electric within 60 days of installation.

Customers can also receive rebates for purchasing and installing air source heat pumps and insulation in eligible homes. For more information on these incentives and incentives for manufactured and stick-built homes, see the program web site or contact OEC.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service - Owen Electric
Department Owen Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Address 8205 HWY 127 N
Address 2 P.O. Box 400
Place Owenton, Kentucky
Zip/Postal Code 40359
Phone (800) 372-7612
Fax (502) 484-2661
Email owenbill@owenelectric.com
Website http://www.owenelectric.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)"