Important! Updated February 13, 2017. Rocky Mountain Power’s planned changes to the incentives and equipment qualifications associated with our energy efficiency program became effective March 30, 2017. Changes include additional qualified products for heat pump water heaters, the retirement of CFL bulbs and fixtures and the return of the wattsmart Starter Kit program. These changes affect purchases made or work completed on or after March 30, 2017. For questions, please email hes@rockymountainpower.net.

Important! Updated May 22, 2017. Rocky Mountain Power’s planned changes to the incentives and equipment qualifications associated with our energy efficiency program became effective May 22, 2017. Changes include the retirement of CFL bulbs and fixtures. These changes affect purchases made on or after May 22, 2017. For questions, please email hes@rockymountainpower.net.

Evaporative Coolers

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As of April 17, 2017, the incentive for evaporative coolers will be applied as an instant discount at the time of purchase through participating retailers. Trade allies who purchased or completed the installation of a qualifying evaporative cooler on or before April 16, 2017 will need to submit an application within 180 days of the purchase date. Applications can be found at the bottom of this page. For more information please reference this FAQ document or email hes@rockymountainpower.net.

Qualifications and Incentives

The incentive for the evaporative cooler - preimium whole house ducted is no longer offered for work completed on or after January 1, 2017. Applications for work completed on or before December 31, 2016, will be accepted if postmarked within 180 days of purchase. For more information please reference this FAQ document or email hes@rockymountainpower.net

Equipment Purchases and Services Trade Ally Incentive
Evaporative cooler – first time install $100
Evaporative cooler – replacement $100
Evaporative cooler – premium $150

Ensure the home qualifies:

  • Must be an existing home, not new construction

Requirements for all permanent evaporative coolers:

Additional requirements for evaporative cooler - first time install:

  • Receipt/Invoice must show proof of additional components (i.e. tubing, supports, hangers, valves, ducting, etc.) were purchased

Additional requirements for evaporative cooler - premium:

  • Equipment must use rigid media (a firm, filter-like substance that improves cooling efficiency and air quality)

Additional program rules:

  • Mail all documents so they are postmarked within 180 days of the qualifying service completion
  • Evaporative Cooler must be installed within 90 days of purchase
  • Incentive not to exceed project costs

Required documents:

*If mailing, please make copies for your records and note the date mailed on the application
**Applicable only to businesses and non-individual customers, including landlords, applying for incentives

Incentives are associated with the December 1, 2016 tariff filing approved by the Utah Public Service Commission. All incentives are subject to 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

  • Provide your customers with accurate and complete incentive application paperwork to ensure uninterrupted processing and swift incentive payment.
  • At time of project completion, trade ally should provide customers with:
    • completed and signed Trade Ally section of incentive applications
    • completed and signed technical worksheet, if applicable
    • itemized invoice/receipt and any other required documentation
  • Walk your customers through the rest of the incentive application so they know exactly what to submit.
  • Point out the customer service hotline as a resource for them, and the 180-day submittal deadline.
  • In the case of missing information, assist your customer in securing any trade ally information or documentation.
  • Provide feedback to the program about suggested improvements to streamline incentive processing. We want to make the process as simple and easy as possible.
  • Incentive Applications
  • For work completed on or between January 1- April 16, 2017

    Incentive Application