Butler County REC offers co-op members high-efficiency Marathon electric water heaters. The cost is*:
50 gallon (tall or short) $399
85 gallon (grid enabled) $399
105 gallon (heavy duty) $550
50- and 85-gallon Marathon water heaters installed in a new home or replacing a gas water heater are billed for tax only. 105-gallon Marathon water heaters installed in a new home or replacing a gas water heater are billed at $250, plus tax.
A rebate from must be filled out, and a load control receiver (LCR) will be installed on the unit. The rebate is dependent on installation of the LCR. You will receive a one-time $10 incentive for participating in the LCR program. The LCR connected to your water heater will automatically - and virtually unnoticed - operate to manage electric use during peak demand times.
Rebates on Marathon water heaters are applied instantly to the retail cost when purchased. All other rebates $200 and less will be applied as bill credits.
Download a rebate form.
Contact our Energy Efficiency Department for more information at 319.267.2726 or 888.267.2726.
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