City of Glenwood SpringsResidential rebates:
Glenwood Springs Electric

Glenwood Springs Electric offers its residential customers a variety of options for electric-related energy efficiency measures.

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at 704-9200,
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1-page summary of all Glenwood Springs Electric rebates for 2018

Energy SmartEnergy Smart
home energy assessment

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.

Sign up here

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.
Rebates capped at $1,000 for all-electric homes.

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.

Rebate application

EXTRA efficiency rebates for all-electric homes

Total of all rebates capped at $1,000 per household.

Programmable thermostats: $50 rebate

High-efficiency electric heating system: 25% up to $500

Electric heat pump water heater: 25% up to $500

Rebate application

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

Rebate application

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.

Rebate info and application form here.

Contact an Energy Coach

Maisa Metcalf (se habla español)
(970) 704-9200

Brandon Jones
(970) 704-9200

Matt Shmigelsky
(970) 704-9200

Shelley Kaup
(970) 704-9200

Erica Sparhawk
(970) 704-9200

Solar PV rebates
for residences

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 $0.75 per watt up to 3 kilowatts. (up to $2,250)

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.

Essential documents:

2018 Glenwood Springs Electric PV Terms and Conditions

Glenwood Springs Net Metering Ordinance

2018 Glenwood Springs Electric Net Metering Application and Agreement (submit with the pre-approval application)

Contact an Energy Coach at CLEER to get started:
(970) 704-9200

Most Glenwood Springs residential properties are also eligible for CORE solar PV rebates and for the 30% federal tax credit.

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.

1-page summary of all Glenwood Springs Electric rebates for 2018

Financing options

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.

Click here for details.