E-Score Residential Efficiency Program

The eScore Program is a residential energy efficiency program that provides homeowners with a clear path to make their home a 10 - it's most energy efficient.  The program also increases home comfort and saves the participant money.

eScore provides expert recommendations to help homeowners identify areas for improvement that reduce energy costs and helps homeowners to work toward a score of 10 for their home at their own pace, earning rebates on qualified energy efficiency upgrades and re-engaging with the program as many times as needed to achieve their home's best possible energy performance.

Qualifying Homes
The following requirements must be met for a homes to qualify for participation in the program:
  • Home shall be an existing single-family home served by a local power company of Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA).
  • Home shall have had permanent electric service for a minimum of one year.
  • Home shall have its own electric meter.
  • Home must be served by a local power company that is participating in the eScore Program.
 Participants have two options for initial program entry:
1.  eScore Evaluation/Inspection- The participant may elect to participate in the program and make upgrades to their home without having an Evaluation prior to making upgrades.  An eScore Evaluation/Inspection is an on-site visual assessment of the home performed after initial energy efficiency upgrades are installed by a Quality Contractor Network (QCN) member. The evaluation includes an eScorecard and eScore Report with a customized list of upgrade recommendations for the home.
2.  eScore Evaluation - The participant may elect to have an evaluation performed on their home for a non-refundable fee.  This option is for the participant that want the advice of an unbiased expert regarding the efficiency needs of their home before making any energy efficiency upgrades.  The advisor performs an on-site visual assessment of the home and walks through a plan with the participant to make the home as energy efficient as possible - a score of 10.  The participant receives an eScorecard and an eScore Report with a customized list of upgrade recommendations for the home.

Listed below are some participant rebates for homeowners:
attic insulation, air sealing, duct system (existing HVAC only) heat pump water heater, window replacement, storm windows added to single-pane windows, exterior door replacement, heat pump replacement, tune-up for existing central heat pump or air conditioning system, central air conditioning replacement, geothermal heat pump replacement, and dual fuel heat pump replacement.

Financing and rebate options depend on your local power company.

Learn more at eScore.  Also visit TVA