[Last Updated: 1/4/2012 11:13:48 AM]
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jim Cooper, Manager of Communications & Energy Services,
Traverse City Light & Power
Phone: (231) 932-4560 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Phil Callighan, Sr. Account Executive, Knorr Marketing
Phone: (231) 947-9707, ext. 207; Mobile: (231) 342-7590
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L&P Offering Incentives for Furnace Upgrades and More
(Traverse City, Michigan) —Traverse City Light & Power (TCL&P) is offering significant rebates to residential customers when they upgrade their home’s heating and cooling systems to more energy-efficient models, along with other HVAC-related upgrades.
The available HVAC incentives include:
· $150 incentive for upgrading a furnace to an energy-efficient model that includes anElectronically Commutated Motor (ECM).
· $15.00 rebate for purchasing an ENERGY STAR® qualified dehumidifier, which can use up to 15 percent less energy than a standard unit to remove the same amount of moisture from your room.
· $15.00 rebate for purchasing an ENERGY STAR® qualified room air conditioner, which can save at least 10 percent on your energy bill when compared to a conventional unit.
· $150 rebate for upgrading a central air conditioning unit to one with a 16 seasonalenergy efficiency rating (SEER), which can save up to 15 percent on the typical energy bill. Other rebates are available for different SEER listings.
In addition to the TCL&P rebates, residential customers are encouraged to look intoother state incentive programs, as well as the federal tax credits that are available.
To find out more and obtain an incentive application visit the TCL&P website (www.tclp.org) or call 1-877-674-7281.
Traverse City Light & Power (www.tclp.org) is a community-owned,
community-focused municipal utility that offers energy at low rates in the region to over 11,000 customers in Traverse City, and parts of Blair, East Bay, Elmwood, Garfield, Peninsula and Paradise townships.