Energy efficient properties help reduce costs for homeowners and benefit our community by reducing local demand for power. So we offer incentives for you to build properties that use less energy, through ENERGY STAR® and EnergyRight® Programs.
EPB’s Smart Build certification program offers builders added incentives for constructing homes that are both energy efficient and technologically fiber-ready for the future.
Smart Build contractors must satisfy criteria that includes:
As a result, Smart Build contractors receive incentives (download incentives here) valued at over $3,000 per home, including:
A dedicated Smart Build Concierge will be there every step of the way to ensure your homes receive certification. For more information or to participate in the Smart Build program contact EPB prior to new home construction by calling 423-531-SMRT (7678).