Cash for Appliances Begins

The taxpayer funded Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate Program has begun.  The appliance rebates funded by the Federal Stimulus Package include the following rebates for energy-efficient appliances only:  dishwasher $25; freezer $50; refrigerator $75; clothes washer $100; water heater $150 (or $50 for electric heat-pump water heater); furnace, oil and gas $200; boiler $200; central air conditioner $75; air-source heating pump $75; geothermal heat pump $75; and solar hot water system $2,000.Find details about the program and list of appliances that qualify at www.focusonenergy.com/recovery.