Glenwood Springs Electric
Glenwood Springs Electric offers its residential customers a variety of options for electric-related energy efficiency measures.
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A certified home energy analyst will come to your home, conduct a home energy assessment and install several on-the-spot measures so you can start saving right away. The home assessment costs just $100. (It's a $400 value!)
The home energy assessment includes:
- Blower-door test and infrared imaging, combustion analysis of furnace, boiler and water heater systems and a home energy upgrade plan.
- On-the-spot measures such as a programmable thermostat, up to 10 CFL bulbs, pipe insulation, hot water tank blanket, low-flow showerhead and faucet aerator, outlet and switch gaskets, and door weatherstripping.
Energy efficiency rebates for households
NOTE: Glenwood Springs Electric energy efficiency rebates are capped at $500 per household per year for homes heated by natural gas.
Insulation and air sealing rebate: 25% up to $500
Evaporative cooling rebate
- 25% up to $500 for evaporative cooling space unit
- 25% up to $500 for whole-house evaporative cooler
- 25% up to $500 for whole house fan (licensed contractor installation)
Heat tape timer: 25% up to $200, electrician installed.
Custom project rebate
- 25% up to $500, based on electrical savings
ADDITIONAL efficiency rebates for all-electric homes
NOTE: Glenwood Springs Electric energy efficiency rebates are capped at $1,000 per household per year for all-electric homes.
Programmable thermostats: $50 rebate
Air source heat pump heating and cooling system: 25% up to $1,000
Electric heat pump water heater: 25% up to $500
LED lighting rebates for households
NOTE: Glenwood Springs Electric LED lighting rebates are capped at $200 per household, and are allowed in addition to the rebate caps listed above.
- 50% up to $200 rebate maximum per account for ENERGY STAR-rated LED bulbs
Appliance rebates for households
Rebates administered by the City of Glenwood Springs. Appliances must be purchased from dealers located in the 81601 zip code.
• ENERGY STAR clothes washer: $75
• ENERGY STAR dish washer: $50
• ENERGY STAR refrigerator: $100
If your appliances are more than 15 to 20 years old, you can save energy and enjoy more modern features by purchasing a new ENERGY STAR qualified appliance.
ENERGY STAR dishwashers and clothes washers also save water, which will lower your water bill and your water heating bill.
Contact an Energy Coach
Maisa Metcalf (se habla español)
(970) 704-9200 ext. 1101
(970) 704-9200 ext. 1103
Solar PV rebates
Glenwood Springs Electric and CLEER are offering incentives to customers to install solar PV systems.
Commercial properties: rebate of $0.50 per watt up to 10 kilowatts (up to $5,000)
Residential properties: rebate of $0.50 per watt up to 3 kilowatts. (up to $1,500)
effective Jan. 1, 2019
System must be designed and installed by NABCEP certified contractor
Rebates will be offered and distributed by CLEER on a
first-come, first-served basis.
Pre-approval is required. Your solar installation contractor will fill out the pre-approval application.
Note to solar PV contractors:
Review the Glenwood Springs Electric PV Supply System requirements on the city website.
Glenwood Springs Electric Net Metering Application and Agreement (submit with the pre-approval application)
Contact an Energy Coach at CLEER to get started:
More rebate offers
You may also qualify for other rebates for your energy efficiency measure from Black Hills Energy and/or CORE.
These rebates can be added on to Glenwood Springs Electric rebates to cover up to 50% of project costs. Dollar limits do apply.
Please contact an Energy Coach for details.
Garfield Clean Energy and Energy Smart Partners LLC can help households get a loan for energy efficiency and renewable energy upgrades through the Garfield Clean Energy Residential Revolving Loan program.