Glenwood Springs Electric and CLEER Offering Audit and Upgrade Rebates
Also Offered: Solar Rebates
The City of Glenwood Springs Electric utility and CLEER are offering new incentives to Glenwood electric customers to get energy audits and upgrades. The funding is on a first-come, first-served basis and the Glenwood Springs Electric utility is offering to cover up to $200 on energy audits for residential customers and up to $500 per residence for energy efficiency upgrades (e.g., furnace tune-ups, heat-tape timers, attic insulation when combined with air sealing, evaporative coolers, etc.). Rebates available will mirror current Garfield Clean Energy’s Energy Challenge for Homes opportunities. To sign up for the Energy Challenge, click here.
The City of Glenwood Springs Electric Utility and CLEER are also offering new incentives to Glenwood electric customers to go solar. Rebates are available for businesses and homeowners to install solar electric systems on their homes and buildings.
Commercial entities are eligible for rebates of $1.25/watt up to 10 kilowatts; homeowners are eligible for rebates of $1.25/watt up to 6 kilowatts. Rebates will be offered and distributed by CLEER on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information on pre-approval requirements, please contact Maisa Metcalf or 704-9200.
In addition, Glenwood Springs Electric recently shifted unspent funds within the Governor's Energy Office (GEO) to residential PV. There is funding for one 2.6kw residential PV system and GEO is encouraging contractors to submit an application for their clients as soon as possible. Other than this rebate, all other solar rebates for Glenwood Electric customers will be administered through CLEER.