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Focus on Energy Offers New Programs and Incentives to Wisconsin Residents

Jan 10, 2013, 12:35 ET from Focus on Energy

MADISON, Wis., Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Focus on Energy, Wisconsin utilities' statewide program for energy efficiency and renewable energy, today announced new programs and incentives for 2013.


New Cash-Back Rewards for Homeowners

The Residential Rewards Program and the Enhanced Rewards Program (formerly known as Home Heating Assistance) offer Cash-Back Rewards to eligible homeowners who install qualifying efficient heating and cooling equipment. New this year, Residential Rewards Program participants may receive:

  • A $125 Cash-Back Reward for installing an electrically commutated motor (ECM) to repair an existing furnace.
  • A $300 Cash-Back Reward for installing a central air source heat pump for heating and cooling.
  • A $400 Cash-Back Reward for installing a 16 SEER central air conditioner in combination with a qualifying natural gas furnace. (Income qualifying participants may also receive a $1,500 Enhanced Cash-Back Reward for installing this configuration.)

More Programs and Incentives for Businesses

The Design Assistance Program offers design professionals, builders and developers an energy savings analysis for non-residential new construction and major renovation for buildings that are over 5,000 square feet. The program also offers incentives for the implementation of energy saving measures that exceed Wisconsin building code requirements.

For more information about Focus on Energy programs, call us at 800.762.7077 or email

About Focus on Energy

Focus on Energy is Wisconsin utilities' statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource program funded by the state's investor-owned energy utilities and participating municipal and electric cooperative utilities. Focus on Energy works with eligible Wisconsin residents and businesses to install cost-effective energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. Focus on Energy information, resources and financial incentives help to implement projects that otherwise would not be completed. Its efforts help Wisconsin residents and businesses manage rising energy costs, promote in-state economic development, protect our environment and control Wisconsin's growing demand for electricity and natural gas. For more information call 800.762.7077 or visit

Sarah Platt
Director of Marketing & Communications

SOURCE Focus on Energy