Appliances, Thermostats, Lighting & Hot Water Heaters

Clothes Washers & Dryers

child looking inside washing machineEnergy Star® rated appliances use less energy and water than standard appliances. Although they cost a little more to buy, these up-front costs are made up in savings on your electric bill in just a few years.

Rebate Available:

  • Energy Star® Clothes Washer (water heater must be electric): $50
  • Energy Star® Clothes Dryer (electric dryers only): $50

Top-loading clothes washers do not qualify for a rebate.

Online Rebate Application: Residential Energy Star® Qualified Appliance Rebate Application
Print & Mail in Application: Residential Energy Star® Qualified Appliance Rebate Application (PDF)

This rebate program is based on the availability of funds and subject to change at any time without notice.

Smart Thermostats

Installing a smart thermostat can save you money on your central heating/cooling system, increase the comfort of your home, and connect to your smartphone. Smart thermostats are extremely accurate, programmable and use advanced algorithms to reduce the amount of energy used for heating and cooling your home. To qualify for a rebate, the thermostat must be listed on the BPA Smart Thermostat Qualified Products list (PDF).

Rebate Available:

Online Rebate Application: Residential Smart Thermostat Rebate Program Application
Print & Mail in Application: Residential Smart Thermostat Rebate Program Application (PDF)

This rebate program is based on the availability of funds and subject to change at any time without notice.

LED Light Fixtures

light fixtureReplacing the five most frequently used light fixtures in your home with Energy Star® qualified models will save you money in energy costs. Light fixtures that have earned the Energy Star® combine quality and attractive design with the highest levels of energy efficiency available today.

Rebate Available:

  • Hard-Wired Energy Star® Light Fixture: $5 per fixture

Rebate will not exceed 70% of the purchase price.

Online Rebate Application: Residential Energy Star® Qualified Lighting Rebate Application
Print & Mail in Application: Residential Energy Star® Qualified Lighting Rebate Application (PDF)

This rebate program is based on the availability of funds and subject to change at any time without notice.

Heat Pump Water Heaters

heat pump water heaterWater heating accounts for 15-20% of energy use in homes with electric water heaters. Some new electric heat pump (or hybrid) water heaters have demonstrated savings of up to 50% or more. Not all homes are suited for a heat pump water heater, so Central Lincoln strongly encourages you to talk to your contractor or call our Energy Experts at 888–883–9879 for more details.

Rebate Available:

  • Tier 1: $300
  • Tier 2-3 or higher: $600
  • Tier 3 Split-System: $800

Rebate will not exceed 100% of total heat pump water heater cost and does not cover installation costs.

Online Rebate Application: Residential Heat Pump Water Heater Rebate Program Application & General Information
Print & Mail in Application: Residential Heat Pump Water Heater Rebate Program Application & General Information (PDF)

For site built or manufactured homes; must replace an existing electric storage water heater; qualified models only.

In order to be eligible for the rebate, the unit must be replacing an existing electric water heater and be installed by a contractor who has attended a Smart Water Heat orientation. For self-install information and to ensure your project qualifies, prior to beginning your project, please call our Energy Experts at 888–883–9879.

This rebate program is based on the availability of funds and subject to change at any time without notice.