Energy Smart Home Performance with ENERGY STAR®

The Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® program is a national program administered by the US Department of Energy (DOE) in conjunction with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Entergy New Orleans, LLC, as an ENERGY STAR sponsor and in alignment wit the Home Performance wth ENERGY STAR Program offer their residential customers cooler homes in the summer and warmer homes in the winter, and lower utility bills.

Rather than focusing on a single problem, like an old heating or cooling system, not enough insulation in the attic, or leaky windows, Home Performance with ENERGY STAR helps you understand how improvements throughout the home work together so you can prioritize your investment to achieve your energy savings and comfort goals.

Who can participate?

Any residential Entergy customer in Orleans Parish who lives in an existing single-family home, up to a four-plex structure, is eligible to receive rebates for installing energy efficiency improvements.

How can you participate?

Call 504-229-6868 to schedule an appointment. 

Step 1 - Request a whole house energy assessment

An Energy Smart certified energy advisor will conduct a thorough home energy assessment and analyze your home's energy efficiency needs. Your assessment also includes FREE installation of several energy efficient products such as:

  • Energy-efficient light bulbs
  • Smart power strip
  • Water-saving showerheads and faucet aerators
  • Other products to help seal your home and make it more efficient

Step 2 – Select a contractor for specific energy efficient measures:

The Energy Smart approved contractor will provide an estimate for the recommended upgrades. Contact us for more information about approved contractors, 504-299-6868.

Participating contractors  

Step 3 – Take advantage of energy smart rebates:

The contractor's pricing will deduct the following rebates as applicable:

Energy Efficiency MeasureRebate Amount
Attic InsulationUp to $0.40 per sq. ft. 
Air Infiltration SealingUp to $0.13 per cfm reduced
Duct SealingUp to $200

The rebate amount will be reflected on your invoice as a discount. Your contractor will fill out the Energy Smart paperwork on your behalf and ask you to sign off on the pricing and rebate amounts. 

Step 4 - Have a contractor install the energy efficiency improvements:

The work will later be checked by an Energy Smart team member for quality assurance. 

Step 5 - Save energy and enjoy lower utility bills!