South Alabama Electric Cooperative - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Alabama)

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Last modified on August 19, 2011.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Alabama

Name South Alabama Electric Cooperative - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Heat pumps, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount 200 per ton for Dual Fuel unit

600 per ton for Geothermal Heat Pumps
300 for Energy Efficient Manufactured Homes

Equipment Requirements Home must meet the Touchstone Energy Home criteria

Program Administrator South Alabama Electric Cooperative

References DSIRE[1]


South Alabama Electric Cooperative (SAEC) is a part owner of Alabama Electric Cooperative which has a primary generation facility in Andalusia, Alabama. SAEC offers a variety of incentives to residential members to save energy in their homes. New and existing homes meeting SAEC's insulation requirements will receive a cash rebate of $200 per ton for dual fuel heat pumps. Geothermal units qualify for $600 per ton if the home meets Touchstone Energy Home requirements.

South Alabama Electric will also provide a $300 cash incentive to new homeowners of qualified energy efficient manufactured homes. To qualify, these homes must meet the following requirements:

  • Properly sized heat pump
  • Attic insulation of R-28 (conventional ceiling) or R-21 (vaulted ceiling)
  • Wall insulation of R-11
  • Floor insulation of R-19
  • Insulated or storm windows
  • Insulated or storm doors
  • Skirting or underpinning

All rebates must be applied for within 6 months of installation or completion.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Chellie Phillips
Department South Alabama Electric Cooperative
Address P.O. Box 449
Place Troy, Alabama
Zip/Postal Code 36081
Phone (800) 556-2060
Phone 2 (334) 566-8060

  • 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)"