Insulation

RESIDENTIAL WEATHERIZATION PROGRAM
Idaho Falls Power (IFP) will conduct a free home energy audit for any IFP customer. We'll evaluate your insulation and windows and provide a written recommendation of energy efficiency improvements along with estimated costs of installation. 
 
Rebates or a zero-interest loan program is offered to qualifying residential electric heat customers to install the recommended energy conservation measures. The program is available to owner-occupied homes and rental units with the owners signed permission. Mobile homes qualify for limited measures under this program.

Requirements
  • The residence must receive its electricity service from Idaho Falls Power.
  • The residence must have permanently installed electric heat.
  • An energy audit must be performed on the residence by Energy Services personnel prior to the purchase and/or installation of an the weatherization measure for that measure to be eligible for financing or rebate.
  1. Attic Insulation
  2. Windows
  3. Floor Insulation
  4. Wall Insulation
  5. Loan Information and Process
Idaho Falls Power provides rebates and zero-interest loans to residential customers who install additional attic insulation.

Rebate Offerings
 Home Type  Rebate Amount
Single Family Attic Insulation    $0.02 to $1.10 per square foot, depending on heat type and baseline insulation level
Multifamily Attic Insulation                             $0.05 to $0.45 per square foot, depending on heat type and baseline insulation level
 Mobile Home Attic Insulation  $0.14 to $0.27 per square foot, depending on baseline insulation level
  
Procedures
  • Call Idaho Falls Power and schedule an audit of your home.
  • After the audit is complete, obtain a bid estimate from a qualified contractor.
  • Install insulation (keep all receipts from your contractor)
  • Call Idaho Falls Power for a post inspection
  • Idaho Falls Power will conduct a post-inspection
  • Idaho Falls Power will issue a check to the customer

Loan Offerings
Qualifying customers may receive a zero-interest loan, up to $5, 000 in-lieu of a rebate for this measure. To qualify for a zero-interest loan through Idaho Falls Power, customers must have 12 months of utility payment history with the City of Idaho Fall and  have no late payments with the City in the last 12 months. For more information about the loan program, please call Idaho Falls.