Official website for City of Concord, NC | Site Map | Home

Employment Opportunities

Sign up for utility service

Pay Bill Online

Community Resource Guide

Customer CARE Center
Need help finding what you’re looking for?

CityLink Newsletter

Join CityLink to receive emails on items of interest to you: news, events, agendas, construction projects, and more.

Click here to subscribe or view the CityLink Archive.

ADA Compliance
If anyone needs information in an alternate format or requires a reasonable accommodation for City communications services/programs, please contact the ADA Coordinator at (704) 920-5111.

COMMUNITY NEWS
 
City of Concord offers residential heat pump rebate
Thursday, April 05, 2012

CONCORD – The City of Concord is pleased to announce a new residential high-efficiency heat pump rebate program for customers of the City’s electric system. The goal is to promote the purchase and installation of higher efficiency electric heat pumps, with a minimum Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) of 14.00, as a new installation or to replace an existing, lower efficiency system.

 
The program is a way to help lower customers’ cost with an added benefit of helping to lower the City’s peak demand during the summer.   In addition, customers switching from gas to an electric HAVC system may qualify for a lower monthly electric utility rate.
 
The largest use of energy in a typical home is heating and cooling, averaging 44 percent. Heat pumps are considered a good energy-efficient alternative to furnaces and air conditioners for climates with moderate heating and cooling needs.
 
Heat pump rebates of $400 per unit are available to qualified customers, with no maximum number of units. Dual fuel or mini-split systems do not qualify. Other standards apply to this rebate.
 
Interested customers should contact Alex Burris in the Electric Systems Department at 704-920-5335 to begin the application process. After the customer completes the rebate application and has the heat pump installed, staff will verify that the installation matches the information on the rebate form. Once approved, a check will be issued to the customer.
 
The rebate program is on a first come, first serve basis. For more information or to download an application, visit concordnc.gov/Departments/Electric/Heat-Pump-Rebate.


Peter L. Franzese
Public Affairs and Projects Manager
Phone: 704-920-5210
Email:


Back to Article List

 
RSS Feed
 GO
Events Calendar
Events Calendar
     
JulAugust 2014Sep
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
272829303112
3456789
1011121314
1516
171819
2021
2223
242526
27282930
31123456

 
 
Find us on Facebook CityLink Newsletter City Hall Blog You Tube
Follow us on flickr RSS Feeds Interactive Street Map Blackboard Connect
Nextdoor
Electric Outage Status Map

Stay Connected with Concord 2.0 social media, newsletters, interactive maps, notification services, RSS Feeds, and more...