South River EMC - Energy Efficient Rebate Program (North Carolina)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place North Carolina

Name South River EMC - Energy Efficient Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Dishwasher, Duct/Air sealing, Heat pumps, Lighting, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Geothermal Heat Pumps, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Clothes Washers: $25

Refrigerators: $25
Freezers: $25
Dishwashers: $25
Programmable Thermostats: $25
Heat Pumps: $200
Geothermal Heat Pumps: $300
Central A/C: $25 - $50
2nd Freezer/Refrigerator Recycling: $50
CFLs, Cold Cathode, LEDs: $1/bulb
Lighting System: $0.30/watt saved
Weatherization: $100 - $300

Equipment Requirements All appliances must be Energy Star qualified

Heat Pumps: minimum 15 seer, existing system cannot be greater than 13 SEER
Geothermal Heat Pump: minimum 19 EER, existing system cannot be greater than 17 EER

Program Administrator South River EMC

References DSIRE[1]


South River EMC offers a variety of rebates encouragings its members to invest in energy efficient appliances, equipment, and home upgrades. Incentives are available for clothes washers, refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers and programmable thermostats. These appliances must carry the Energy Star label and have been purchased within 90 days of the rebate application's submission. Additional bebates exist for air-source and geothermal heat pumps, lighting upgrades, weatherization measures, and refrigerator or freezer recycling. Be sure to check the program website listed above for detailed information on how to apply for these rebates and specific program requirements and guidelines. Contact South River EMC with any questions.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Catherine O'Dell
Department South River EMC
Address PO Box 931, 17494 US 421 S
Place Dunn, North Carolina
Zip/Postal Code 28335
Phone (910) 230-2982


  • 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)"