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Energy Efficiency

Save Energy, Save Money Around Your Home

Do a little, save a lot. There are many simple steps you can take to save energy and money around your home.

SEC and Touchstone Energy provide you the resources to help you save energy and money!

 

Energy Audits

Socorro Electric Cooperative will provide a free energy use analysis of your home or business.

An energy use analysis can help identify ways to make your home or business more energy efficient.

Contact Socorro Electric Cooperative at (575) 835-0560 for more information or to set up an audit.

 

Energy Star Rebates*

ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices.

Energy efficient choices can save families about a third on their energy bill with similar savings of greenhouse gas emissions, without sacrificing features, style or comfort. ENERGY STAR helps you make the energy efficient choice.

Socorro Electric Cooperative offers rebates on new purchases of Energy Star appliances: a $40 rebate for front load clothes washers and a $30.00 rebate full size refrigerators, full size freezers, top load clothes washers and a $20 rebate for dishwashers.  Mail or bring in your receipt and the yellow Energy Star tag in order to submit your rebate request.

 

LED Bulb Rebate*

Socorro Electric Cooperative also offers rebates on LED light bulbs (lamps) or fixtures of 500 lumens or greater (approximately equivalent to a 50w incandescent) 

Medium, GU24 or other residential/light commercial oriented base.  Multi- LED light sources like rope-light, LED troffers, or under-counter lighting will be considered as a single fixture.

The rebate is the lower of: - $8 per lamp or fixture or 50% of the lamp or fixture cost.

 

* Rebates must be submitted within 180 days of purchase.

 

Click here to access A Guide to Energy Efficient Home Lighting