Important! Rocky Mountain Power's planned changes to the incentives and equipment qualifications associated with our energy efficiency program became effective October 24, 2014. For questions or additional clarification, please email HES@rockymountainpower.net.

Windows

Energy efficient windows

Get up to$2.00/sq. ft. cash back

​Enjoy energy savings with a view

Looking for a window of opportunity to garner serious savings? High-performance windows are the answer. We offer cash back for new windows that can reduce heat loss in the winter, keep your home comfortable in the summer, lessen noise and lower your energy bills.

Qualifications & Incentives

For services completed on or before October 23, 2014, please see the associated application in the Application section below

Service & requirements Qualifications Electrically heated home incentive (i.e. electric heating with either electric cooling or non-electric cooling) Electrically cooled home incentive (i.e. non-electric heating with either electric or non-electric cooling)
Windows - tier 1 U-factor of 0.23 - 0.30 N/A – no incentive available $0.50 / sq. ft.
Windows - tier 2 U-factor of 0.22 or lower $2.00 / sq. ft. $1.00 / sq. ft.

Ensure the home qualifies:

  • Must be an existing home, not new construction
  • Gas, oil, wood heating, pellet stoves, and propane systems conversions do not qualify

Requirements for all windows:

  • Tier 1: U-factor of 0.23 - 0.30
  • Tier 2: U-factor of 0.22 or lower
  • Work must be completed by a Program-Eligible Weatherization Contractor or may be self-installed by homeowner
  • Doors or skylights must be 80% glass by square footage and have a U-factor of no more than 0.30 to qualify
  • Windows must be installed in a finished or conditioned living space with permanently installed heating or ducted cooling
  • Windows must be installed according to the specifications outlined in the Utah Weatherization Trade Ally Manual

Additional program rules:

  • Mail all documents so they are postmarked within 180 days of the qualifying service completion
  • Windows must be installed within 90 days of purchases
  • Incentive cannot exceed project costs, self-installers are eligible for incentives on materials only
  • Incentives are limited to one-time installations within the qualified space of the home and will not exceed window purchase price
  • Window units that have previously received an incentive through the program do not qualify for additional incentives if replaced

Required documents:

  • Windows Application, completed and signed
  • Itemized receipt or contractor invoice
  • Manufacturer's specification sheet or NFRC stickers for each window
  • IRS W-9 form, if applicable*

*Applicable only to businesses and non-individual customers applying for incentives

Definitions:

Electrical heating is defined as a permanently installed system consisting of an electric furnace, heat pump, or electric zonal heating system (baseboard or ceiling/wall heaters) serving as the home's current primary heat source. Space heaters do not qualify.

Electrical cooling is defined as a permanently installed, electric heat pump, or ducted electric central air conditioner serving as the home's current primary cooling source. Room air conditioners and evaporative coolers do not qualify.

Non-electric heat is defined as a heating system with gas, oil, or propane serving as the home's current primary heat source.

Please see the Incentive Application for a list of required documentation and additional terms and conditions. Incentives and qualifications are subject to Utah Public Service Commission approval and may change with 45 days' notice. Additional terms and conditions may apply.

Customer Eligibility

Residential electric customers residing in the state of Utah who purchase their electricity from Rocky Mountain Power on rate schedules 1, 2, or 3 qualify. Landlords who own rental properties served by the company in the state of Utah where the tenant is billed on rate schedules 1, 2 or 3 also qualify for this program. You can locate your rate schedule on your bill or by calling 1-888-221-7070. Incentive checks are only issued in the name of the Rocky Mountain Power account holder.

How to Apply

Prior to starting a project, find a contractor using the Program-Eligible Weatherization Contractor list. Note that select incentives must be completed by a Program-Qualified Contractor. Windows may be self-installed by the homeowner. Review the Incentive Application to determine eligibility requirements, incentive qualifications, and review the list of required documents to submit for an incentive.

Incentive Application and required documents must be postmarked within 180 days of the service completion. Incentive checks are issued within 45 days of receipt of the completed and approved Incentive Application. Checks are only payable to the account holder or verified third party payee. Equipment and service work may be inspected for compliance.

Remember to save your National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) window stickers for incentive processing. A copy of your windows manufacturer specification sheet clearly indicating the U-factor of each window may be submitted in lieu of your National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) stickers.