All the latest government energy rebates, energy tax credits and financing options, including ENERGY STAR rebates for appliances in Atlanta, GA can help you make your home energy efficient without having to pay full price.

Georgia Electric Membership Corporations by Name

Altamaha EMC
Amicalola EMC
Blue Ridge Mountain EMC
Canoochee EMC
Carroll EMC
Central Georgia EMC
Coastal Electric Cooperative
Cobb EMC
Colquitt EMC
Coweta-Fayette EMC
Diverse Power
Excelsior EMC
Flint Energies
Grady EMC
GreyStone Power Corp.
Habersham EMC
Hart EMC
Irwin EMC
Jackson EMC
Jefferson Energy Cooperative
Little Ocmulgee EMC
Middle Georgia EMC
Mitchell EMC
North Georgia EMC
Ocmulgee EMC
Oconee EMC
Okefenoke REMC
Planters EMC
Rayle EMC
Satilla REMC
Sawnee EMC
Slash Pine EMC
Snapping Shoals EMC
Southern Rivers Energy
Sumter EMC
Three Notch EMC
Tri-County EMC
Tri-State EMC
Upson EMC
Walton EMC
Washington EMC
 Georgia County Map

Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs – 2013

Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Blue Ridge Mountain Electric Membership Corporation

Rebates for installing Marathon water heaters in all-electric Energy Star homes for $400. Must meet specific insulation requirements.

Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Central Georgia EMC

Rebates for insulation, programmable thermostats, HVAC tune ups, air-source and geothermal heat pumps and water heaters.

Photovoltaic Rebate Program

Central Georgia EMC

Incentives of up to $450 per kW for solar panel installation up to 10kW for Central Georgia customers.

Solar Rebate Program

Cobb EMC

Rebates on solar photovoltaic systems at $450/kW and/or $450 per solar water heating system installed.

Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Coweta-Fayette EMC

Rebates for purchase and installation of geothermal HVAC system for up to $1,000.

Home Plus Loan Program

Coweta-Fayette EMC

Loans for new HVAC systems and efficient electric water heaters, from $100 to $7,500 at rates from 6.3% to 8.5% over a period of 7 years.

Residential Solar Water Heater Rebate Program

Coweta-Fayette EMC

Rebates on solar water heaters from $1,000 up to $2,500.

Energy Efficient New Construction Rebate Programs

Diverse Power

Rebates for heat pumps, HVAC, water heaters, and heat recovery systems. Payment ranges based on system.

Energy Efficient Existing Homes Rebate Program

Diverse Power

Rebates from $75-$300 for heat pumps, water heaters and heat recovery systems.

Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Electric Power Board

Incentives for replacing water heaters with efficient ones for $50. New heaters must meet standards of the DOE.

Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program

Flint Energies

Loans from $1,000 to $7,500 at a 4.99% interest rate with repayment terms of up to 60 months. Eligible measures include windows, doors, air sealing, ENERGY STAR appliances, insulation, duct sealing and HVAC.

Biomass Sales and Use Tax Exemption

Georgia

Sales tax exemption for biomass and renewable transportation fuels.

Clean Energy Tax Credit (Personal)

Georgia

Tax credit for solar water/space heaters, solar panels, wind energy and geothermal heat pumps at 35% of total cost.

Sales Tax Exemption for Energy-Efficient Products (Sales Tax Holiday)

Georgia

Sales tax exemption for energy efficienct products

Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program

Georgia Environmental Finance Authority

Zero-interest financing for energy efficiency improvements

Energy Efficiency Home Improvement Rebates

Georgia Power

Rebates for hiring Home Performance with Energy Star Contractors for up to $2,200. Improvements includes insulation, thermostats, duct/air sealing.

Residential Solar and Heat Pump Water Heater Rebate

Georgia Power

Rebates up to $250 for energy efficient water heaters

Photovoltaic Rebate Program

GreyStone Power

Rebates for solar panels that are interconnected and net-metered up to 10kW at $450/kW.

Solar Water Heating Program

GreyStone Power

Rebates for solar water heaters for $500 for GreyStone customers. GS will install monitoring equipment wit the system.

Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Habersham EMC

Rebates for homes that meet insulation specifications and pass inspection for $200. Additional $200 for qualifying efficient heat pumps.

Energy Efficient Loan Program

Habersham EMC

Loans for upgrading heat pumps, HVAC, and window and door insulation at a 5% rate. Additional rebates available.

Right Choice Sun Power Rebate Program

Jackson EMC

Rebates for solar panels up to 10kW at $450/kW, and solar water heaters that are OG-300 for $450. Jackson EMC retails all RECs.

Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Jackson EMC

Rebates up to $1,325 for qualified heat pumps, water heaters and other measures

Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate

Marietta Power & Water

Rebates up to $745 for energy efficient appliances, electric water heaters and electric/dual fuel heat pumps.

HomePlus Loan Program

Satilla REMC

Loans up to $25,000 for energy efficiency improvements

Solar Photovoltaic Rebate Program

Sawnee EMC

Rebates for solar panels up to 10/kW at $300/kW for Sawnee customers.

Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Sawnee EMC

Rebates up to $1,055 for upgrades on attic insulation, HVAC tune-ups, hybrid water heaters and appliance recycling. Additional $500 for other efficiency measures.

Generation Partners Program

TVA

Incentives for solar panels, wind, hydro-power, biomass systems at $0.12/kWh (solar) and $0.03/kWh (others), with $1,000 upfront for costs.

EnergyRight Heat Pump Program

TVA Partner Utilities

Loans up to $10,000 for heat pumps, furnaces, air conditioners, and HVAC. TVA acts as a third party lender for the process.

Energy Right Water Heater Program

TVA Partner Utilities

Rebates from $50 to the full price of new water heaters.

In-Home Energy Evaluation Pilot Program

TVA Partner Utilities

In-home energy assessments and financing options and rebates/incentives for efficiency improvements

Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs

Walton EMC

Incentives for switching from fossil fuels to electric heat pumps for $200. Additional $150 for heat pump water heaters.

Prime PowerLoan Program

Walton EMC

Loans up to $5,500 for water heaters, heat pumps, furnaces, weatherstripping, duct/air sealing, insulation, doors and windows.

Residential Solar Water Heating Rebate Program

Walton EMC

Rebates up to $400 for installing a solar hot water heating system.

Residential Energy Conservation Subsidy Exclusion (Personal)

US Government

Rebates and incentives from utilities for efficiency are not taxable.

Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit

US Government

Federal tax credit of 30% of cost for solar panels, wind energy, solar water heaters, geothermal heat pumps and fuel cells.

Energy-Efficient Mortgages

US Government

Loans from FHA, VA and other lenders for energy efficiency upgrades and renewable energy upgrades like solar panels and passive solar space heaters.

USDA – High Energy Cost Grant Program

US Government

Grants for energy generation, transmission and distribution facilities in rural communities.