This program is available in some communities. Select your community from the drop-down to see what programs are available to you.  

Step-by-Step Guide

Find a qualifying product model
Check eligibility requirements and purchase limits (see below)
Purchase item(s)
Submit rebate request online, or print the rebate form and mail it in with a receipt
Receive your rebate in 4–6 weeks
$15 (seven or more plugs) or $10 (six or less plugs)

Select Advanced Power Strips

Many of your appliances and electronics use power even when turned off. You can save up to $100 per year by using an advanced power strip, which can turn off power to items plugged into it.

Qualifying Models

$50 Rebate

Select Clothes Washers

Energy-efficient clothes washers use about 25% less energy and 40% less water than conventional models. They can also cut drying time and reduce wear-and-tear on clothing with gentler cleaning action.

Qualifying Models

$50 Rebate

Select Clothes Dryers

Energy-efficient clothes dryers use 20% less energy than conventional models. They also use sensor drying instead of timed drying, which helps reduce energy use by shutting the dryer off when clothes are dry.

Qualifying Models

$50 Rebate

Select Refrigerators

ENERGY STAR® certified refrigerators use up to 15% less energy than standard, less-efficient models. That can add up to $150 in electricity savings over the lifetime of your fridge.

Qualifying Models

$20 Rebate

Select Dehumidifiers

ENERGY STAR certified dehumidifiers use 15 percent less energy than conventional modes to remove the same amount of moisture from the air. You could power a refrigerator for three months with the energy you can save in a year running an efficient dehumidifier.

Qualifying Models

$15 Rebate

Select Ceiling Fans with Lights

ENERGY STAR certified ceiling fans with lights can save you more than $15 per year on utility bills. They are 60% more efficient than conventional fans with lights, and feature improved motors and blade designs.

Qualifying Models

$175 (variable speed) or $50 (two-speed) Rebate

Select Pool Pumps

ENERGY STAR pool pumps can save you thousands of dollars over their lifetime and can pay for themselves in less than two years.

Qualifying Models

$250 Rebate

Select Heat Pump Water Heaters

ENERGY STAR certified heat pump water heaters can cost half as much to operate as traditional electric water heaters. On average, a family of four can save more than $3,500 over the lifetime of the unit.

Qualifying Models

$100 Rebate

Qualified Furnace Fans with Electronically Commutated Motors (ECM)

Furnace Fans with ECMs use 25% to 75% less energy than standard fan motors, maintain more consistent temperatures, and are typically quieter than traditional furnace fans.

Eligibility information: ECMs are available on some new furnaces or can also be added to an existing one. All ECMs purchased with a new unit or an existing one are eligible for rebate.

$25 Rebate

Select Advanced Thermostats

Advanced thermostats can help reduce your energy use by automatically adjusting the temperature based on daily weather conditions, schedules, and heating and cooling needs. You can also use a computer or smartphone to monitor and adjust your home’s temperature remotely.

Qualifying Models

Eligibility Requirements

Rebate offers are good while funds are available and may be subject to change without prior notice. All rebate requests must be postmarked or emailed within three months of purchase date and no later than January 7 of the following year. The product must be installed at an address served by a participating electric system. All products must be new to qualify. Used or refurbished products are not eligible for a rebate. Please allow 4–6 weeks to receive your rebate.

The following rebate item limits apply per product category, per year, for each utility account:

  • Advanced Power Strips: 5 per year
  • Clothes Washer: 1 per year
  • Clothes Dryer: 1 per year
  • Refrigerators: 2 per year
  • Dehumidifiers: 5 per year
  • Ceiling Fans: 5 per year
  • Pool Pump: 1 per year
  • Heat Pump Water Heater: 1 per year
  • Furnace Fans with ECM: 1 per year
  • Advanced Thermostats: 2 per year

If you require additional rebates beyond the product limits listed above, please contact customer support at 877-889-3777 before purchasing.

To Receive your Rebate

To receive your rebate:

  1. Complete the online rebate form, or download a printable form and mail it in. 
  2. Enclose or attach a copy of your dated sales receipt along with the rebate form.
  3. If you are using the printable form, mail or email the documents to the address below:

    Efficiency Smart- Rebate offer
    1111 Schrock Road, Suite 203
    Columbus, OH 43229

    Email to: home-rebates@efficiencysmart.org