Southside Electric Cooperative - Energy Efficiency Loan Program (Virginia)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Virginia

Name Southside Electric Cooperative - Energy Efficiency Loan Program
Incentive Type Utility Loan Program
Applicable Sector Residential, Construction
Eligible Technologies Water Heaters, Furnaces, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Building Insulation, Windows, Doors, Attic Fans
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Low interest loans of up to 15,000

Program Administrator Southside Electric Cooperative

References DSIRE[1]


Southside Electric Cooperative offers loans to its residential customers to help finance improvements to their homes' energy efficiency. Low interest loans of up to $15,000 (unsecured) can be obtained by eligible SEC members to finance specific energy conservation measures for homes to include caulking, weatherstripping, insulation, water heaters, heat pumps, attic ventilation fans, energy efficient heating/cooling systems, storm windows and doors, etc., under the ECHI program.

ClimateSelect and PROJECTLOAN, to helpmembers purchase energy-efficient measures and/or provide renewable-energy options to help members go green. Some 25 eligible improvements, e.g. heat pumps, air conditioners, geothermal products, etc., can be obtained under the ClimateSelect loan program, while more than 30 eligible improvements, e.g. photovoltaic/solar cells, solar thermal collectors, geoexchange systems and wind turbines, etc., can be obtained under the PROJECTLOAN program. SEC members should contact the Cooperative’s Member Services and Public Relations department for additional information and details at 1-800-552-2118.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service
Department Southside Electric Cooperative
Address 2000 West Virginia Avenue
Address 2 PO Box 7
Place Crewe, Virginia
Zip/Postal Code 23930
Phone (800) 552-2118 Ext:238
Phone 2 (434) 645-7721

  • 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)"