Heating water accounts for approximately 15% of a home’s energy use. High efficiency water heaters use 10% to 50% less energy than standard models, saving you money! East-Central Iowa REC offers two high-efficiency water heaters available to members only.
The ENERGY STAR®-qualified GE® GeoSpring hybrid electric heat pump water heater combines advanced heat pump technology with traditional electric elements to reduce water heater operating costs by up to 62%. This can mean a cost savings of $325 per year.*
Cost + tax = $1,015.43 - $500 ECI REC rebate
Final Member Price: $515.43
AND, get up to a $300 tax credit!
*Based on DOE test procedure and comparison of a 50-gallon standard electric tank water heater using 4,879 kWh per year vs. the GeoSpring hybrid heat pump water heater using 1,830 kWh per year.
ECI REC carries 50- and 80-gallon high-efficiency electric water heaters that are specially priced for our member-consumers. We also offer installation at a reasonable price, and our warranty program allows us to service your water heater should problems arise.
50-gallon: Cost + tax = $427.08 - $100 ECI REC rebate
Final Member Price: $327.08
80-gallon: Cost + tax = $754.35 - $150 ECI REC rebate
Final Member Price: $604.35