Piedmont EMC - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (North Carolina)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place North Carolina

Name Piedmont EMC - Residential Energy Efficient Heat Pump Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Heat pumps, Lighting
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Heat Pumps: $50 per ton

CFLs: $0.50 per bulb

Eligible System Size Heat Pumps: Maximum 4 tons
Equipment Requirements Heat Pumps: Minimum SEER rating of 15

Maximum Incentive Heat Pumps: $200 per system

CFLs: $15

Program Administrator Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation
Website http://www.pemc.coop/energySavings/rebates_copy1.aspx

References DSIRE[1]


Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation (PEMC) offers a financial incentive for residential members to install energy efficient heat pumps and compact fluorescent lighting in eligible homes. Rebates are available to PEMC members who install an electric heat pump with a SEER of 15 or higher and have a completely electric home. The rebate equals $50 per ton, up to four tons per system. Customers who replace incandescent lighting with compact fluorescent (CFL) bulbs are eligible for a credit of $0.50 per bulb on their power bill. Customers can receive credits for up to 30 CFL bulbs. Contact PEMC or visit the program web site for more information on these programs.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service
Department Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation
Address Post Office Drawer 1179
Place Hillsborough, North Carolina
Zip/Postal Code 27278-1179
Phone (919) 732-2123
Phone 2 (800) 222-3107
Email PEMC.info@pemc.coop
Website http://www.pemc.coop/

  • 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)"