Steamboat rebate program to boost water conservation
May 9, 2012
At a glance
■ High-efficiency toilets ($150 rebate for commercial, maximum $1,050; $100 rebate for residential, limit two per residence)
Rebates are for replacement of toilets manufactured before 1994 that use 3.5 gallons per flush or more. Only EPA WaterSense-labeled toilets that use 1.28 gallons per flush or less listed at http://www.epa.gov/WaterSense/product_search.html are eligible for rebate. The WaterSense logo must appear on the toilet or box.
■ High-efficiency clothes washers ($100 rebate, limit one per residence)
Replace your 2000 or older model clothes washer with a high-efficiency model. Only Tier 3 models listed by the Consortium for Energy Efficiency at http://www.waterenergysavings.com are eligible.
■ High-efficiency dishwashers ($100 rebate, limit one per residence)
Replace your 2002 or older model dishwasher with a high-efficiency model. Only models listed at http://www.energystar.gov are eligible. Other restrictions apply.