One More Shot to Get Your Double Rebate!
ENERGY STAR and natural gas appliances help save energy and money
June 26, 2013
To encourage energy efficiency and stimulate the local economy, the City of Tallahassee will double its existing rebates on certain ENERGY STAR and natural gas appliances purchased locally starting tomorrow, June 27, 2013. The program was approved by the Tallahassee City Commission at its meeting this afternoon.
This incentive applies to qualifying purchases made locally between June 27 and July 14, 2013. The full amount of the rebate will be credited toward the customer's City of Tallahassee utility bill.
Qualifying purchases include the following ENERGY STAR-certified and natural gas appliances:
Appliance: New Rebate (Amounts reflect double rebate)
- Dishwasher: $80
- Clothes Washers: $200
- Refrigerators: $150
- Freezers: $80
- Pool Pumps (variable speed): $400
- Air Conditioner/Heat Pumps: $700
- Solar Water Heaters: $900
- Water Heaters (heat pump style): $600
- Heat Pumps (water source style): $1500
- Natural Gas Furnaces: up to $1400
- Natural Gas Water Heaters: up to $1350
- Natural Gas Ranges: up to $400
- Natural Gas Clothes Dryers: up to $400
- Natural Gas Fire Logs: $100
- Natural Gas Grills: up to $200
- Natural Gas Pool Heaters: up to $900
Purchases of energy-efficient products or renewable energy systems for the home may also be eligible for federal tax credits. Qualifying equipment includes solar thermal and solar Photovoltaic (PV) systems, geothermal heat pumps, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, water heaters, insulation, windows, roofs and biomass stoves. For details, search online for Federal Tax Credits for Energy Efficiency 2013.
For City rebate information, forms and instructions, please visit the Natural Gas Rebates page or the ENERGY STAR Appliance Rebates page, ENERGY STAR Air Conditioning/HVAC Rebates page or Solar Water Heater Rebates page, or call 891-4YOU (4968).
David Byrne, Energy Services Director, 891-6898; Sandra Manning, Utility Marketing Manager, 891-6175; or Alison Faris, Department of Communications, 891-8533