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OUC Announces New Multi-Family Custom Incentive Program

Oct 04, 2011

Types of Energy Efficient Measures

Eligible energy efficient retrofit options:

  • Heat Pump 15 SEER or higher
  • Energy Star refrigerator
  • Attic insulation
  • Duct repair
  • Window film/Solar screen
  • Solar water heating integrated storage
  • Heat pump water heater
  • Custom: This option allows the customer to propose any efficiency measure OUC will provide water saving showerheads, aerators and compact fluorescent lamps on a per unit basis

In partnership with the University of Florida, OUC is offering up to $400,000 – up to $130,000 per property – in grant money to help make multi-family properties more energy efficient. Retrofit upgrades like Energy Star appliances and SEER 15 heat pumps will be considered, as will completely custom ideas.

The program requirements include but are not limited to:

  • Complex must be at least 15 years old
  • Must be willing to retrofit at least half of the units
  • Must be willing to share data to help demonstrate the effects of the retrofit

Note: Grant is now closed. Applications are no longer being accepted.