TEP Guarantee Program

TEP provides onsite training and technical assistance from design to completion. This is a residential new construction program that guarantees heating and cooling costs and comfort for five years. If the annual cost exceeds the specified cost, the homeowner will receive a refund for 100% of the exceeded costs Homeowners also receive a guarantee that the utility will install gas heating if the customer is not satisfied with the electric heat pump. Each Guarantee Home receives a reduced electric rate that ranges from 12- 22% lower than the standard residential electric rate. Every Guarantee Home exceeds Energy Star requirements and automatically receives Energy Star certification from DOE. Program objectives are to reduce system peak demand, increase off peak demand, increase energy use during non-peak months.

Program Profile