Central Georgia EMC has energy efficiency rebates to help our customer-owners save energy while improving their home's comfort level.
The rebate program is for work completed in 2023 and is not retroactive or prospective. Applicants must agree to participate in Central Georgia EMC’s Load Management Switch program. A Central Georgia EMC representative will install the load management switch on the qualifying heat pump compressor and a qualifying water heater. Central Georgia EMC will inspect all upgraded measures before a rebate is processed. All rebate payments are mailed to the qualifying customer.
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Electric Heat Pump
Air-source heat pumps use the difference between outdoor and indoor air temperatures to cool and heat your home. ENERGY STAR qualified heat pumps have a higher Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) and Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER) than standard models. ENERGY STAR air-source heat pumps are 9% more efficient than standard new models and 20% more efficient than what you may have in your home.
CGEMC offers a $400 rebate for the installation of a total electric ENERGY STAR qualified air-source heat pump or VRF conversion/
The water heater is the second largest energy user in a home. Electric storage water heaters are economical and efficient. They
are simple and convenient with low standby heat loss. The average U.S. household spends between $400 and $600 per year to
heat water for showers, dishwashing, and other daily activities.
CGEMC offers a $100 rebate for the installation of an electric storage water heater, 40 gallons or larger.
*Tankless water heaters do not qualify for rebates.