Residential Energy Improvement Rebates

"I have seen a difference in the comfort, especially in the summer time. I can tell a difference on the light bill, it's gone down" - Homeowner in Nashville

SWEPCO offers rebates for a variety of energy efficiency improvements including insulation, duct sealing, air conditioner or heat pump replacement, air infiltration, and much more to improve the comfort of your home.

View the complete list of eligible residential energy improvements and rebate amounts. Additional information is available in the Program Details section below.

Program Details


  • All energy efficiency improvements must be performed by a participating contractor to qualify for SWEPCO incentives.
  • Reserve your incentive, up to $2,500 to ensure funding is available.
  • Contractors can reserve incentives on behalf of their customers.
  • Incentives are first-come, first-served and may be reserved for up to 30 days.
  • Incentives cannot be reserved or paid for projects that have already been installed.
  • Incentives will be paid only for installations completed by participating contractors.
  • SWEPCO verifies quality installation of upgrades through random, in-home inspections.
  • All required project paperwork must be submitted to SWEPCO within 90 days of invoice date for review and verification that the upgrade or service performed meets program standards.
Measure Existing Condition: Minimum Requirement: Rebate Payable to:
Customer Contractor
Duct Sealing ≤40% total fan flow & >80 CFM25 >25% reduction
$1/CFM Reduction $0.25/CFM Reduction
Duct Insulation Failed or none installed for metal ducts only ≥R-5.6
$0.40/linear ft. of insulated duct $0.10/linear ft. of insulated duct
Air Infiltration ≤1.25 air changes/hr & >building air tightness limit
≥20% reduction at CFM 50
$0.10/CFM Reduction $0.02/CFM Reduction
Attic Knee Wall Insulation None installed R-19
$0.12/sq. ft. of knee wall insulated $0.03/sq. ft. of knee wall insulated
Ceiling Insulation
Base R-value 0-8
Base R-value 9-22
R-38
R-38
$0.20/sq.ft. $0.05/sq.ft.
$0.10/sq.ft. $0.02/sq.ft.
CoolSaverSM HVAC Tune-Up Central Air Conditioner CoolSaverSM Authorized Contractor
  1.5-2.5 Ton $100
  3-5 Ton $150
ENERGY STAR® Pool Pumps Single Speed Pump ENERGY STAR certified
Dual-Speed $175  
Variable Speed $250  
Wall Insulation None installed R-13
$0.12/sq.ft. $0.03/sq.ft.
ENERGY STAR Windows Non-Low-E window clear glass ENERGY STAR® window for climate zone installed
$1.60/sq. ft. of window $0.40/sq. ft. of window
Window Film Non-Low-E window clear glass <SHGC-0.50 East & West glazing only & exterior application only
$0.40/sq. ft. of window $0.10/sq. ft. of window
Home Walk Through Assessment and Direct Install Measures Contractor Rebates
Home Walk Through Assessment None Assessment performed by a program contractor along with direct installed measures $25.00
Advanced Power Strips None installed Approved model $30.00/unit
LEDs* Incandescent (high use area)
ENERGY STAR A19 LED
ENERGY STAR candelabra or globe LED
ENERGY STAR flood LED
$5.00/unit
$5.00/unit

$8.00/unit
Low Flow Aerators ≥2.2 gpm & electric water heating ≤1.5 gpm $4.00/unit
Low Flow Showerheads ≥2.5 gpm & electric water heating ≤2.0 gpm $12.00/unit
*Maximum 20 any type
Heat Pump Replacement (Minimum to qualify - 15 SEER / 12 EER / 8.5 HSPF)
Size (tons)
15 - 15.99
Customer Contractor
16 - 16.99
Customer Contractor
17 - 17.99
Customer Contractor
18+
Customer Contractor
1.5 $160 $40 $160 $40 $180 $60 $240 $60
2.0 $220 $45 $220 $55 $240 $80 $320 $80
2.5 $260 $65 $280 $70 $300 $100 $400 $100
3.0 $320 $80 $332 $83 $360 $120 $480 $120
3.5 $340 $85 $340 $85 $360 $130 $520 $130
4.0 $360 $90 $380 $95 $400 $140 $560 $140
5.0 $420 $105 $440 $110 $480 $165 $660 $165
AIR CONDITIONER Replacement (Minimum to qualify – 15 SEER / 12 EER)
1.5 $140 $35 $180 $45 $240 $60 $240 $60
2.0 $180 $45 $240 $60 $320 $80 $320 $80
2.5 $240 $60 $320 $80 $400 $100 $400 $100
3.0 $280 $70 $380 $95 $480 $120 $480 $120
3.5 $300 $75 $400 $100 $500 $125 $500 $125
4.0 $320 $80 $420 $105 $540 $140 $560 $140
5.0 $380 $95 $500 $125 $640 $160 $640 $160

Program Eligibility

  • Rebates are available to any residential dwelling served by a SWEPCO electric meter. Condominiums, apartments, townhomes, or multifamily dwellings must be separately metered.
  • Tenant-occupied dwellings are eligible. Tenant must obtain the property owner's approval via a signature on the Project Completion Form to participate in the program.
  • Manufactured and mobile homes for which mobility devices have been removed are eligible for rebates
  • Terms and Conditions

Steps

Step 1: Reserve Your Rebate

Reserve your rebate to ensure funding is available. Rebate Reservation Forms may be faxed, e-mailed, or mailed to SWEPCO.

Step 2: Install Qualified Equipment, Product, or Perform Services

Customers may select any participating contractor. Find a participating contractor near you.. Prices may vary so shop around. Your selected contractor will install your new energy-efficient equipment or product, or perform the qualified service.

Step 3: Submit Paperwork

Your selected contractor will submit the required paperwork to SWEPCO for review and verification that the upgrade meets SWEPCO's requirements.

Step 4: Receive Incentive Check

Customers will receive their rebate check via mail within 4-6 weeks of project paperwork submission.

Forms