Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Energy Rebates and Savings

Denver Water - www.denverwater.org or 303-628-6343By purchasing an eligible high-efficiency washing machine or toilet, customers can receive rebates ranging from $25 to $150. Rebates are also available for outdoor fixtures, such as rotary nozzles, weather-based smart controllers and rain sensors.

Xcel Energy -
www.xcelenergy.com or 800-895-4999
The insulation rebate program will rebate you up to 20% of the total insulation and installation costs for contractor installed attic insulation, wall insulation and air-sealing and weather stripping. Maximum rebate is $300 per customer.
The savers switch program is a free program that helps reduce peak energy usage. By signing up for the program you will receive a $40 credit on your energy bill in October. Sign up at

Energy Savings Tips

  1. Install a programmable thermostat to save money on your cooling and heating costs.
  2. Install motion sensors to control your lights in rooms you use infrequently. Learn how to install these in our Electrical Basics class on April 7th & 9th
  3. Insulation and weather seal helps both in the summer and winter to reduce costs.
  4. Lower the temperature on your water heater to 120 degrees.

1 comment:

  1. Xcel energy rebates seem to require that the job be done by a HVAC contractor. Feel free to refute this, but if it's true, then this doesn't belong in the DIY blog.


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