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Residential Programs

DREMC offers a broad range of programs for our members, and whether you are building a new home or have been a member for many years, we are here to assist with your energy needs. See below for ways DREMC can help you.

Click here for a brochure with more information on our programs and services.

Listed below are a few of the most popular programs DREMC offers:

  • Heat Pump Loan Program  – Apply for a low-interest, 10-year loan to help install an energy-efficient electric heat pump. Get the application here, and send the completed application and your photo ID to or fax to 931-909-1238.
  • Enroll in eScore  – Get energy-efficient advice and take advantage of FREE in-house and self energy audits. Enroll in eScore at, and use a member of TVA’s Quality Contractor Network for energy improvements for your home!
  • Home Energy Audit – For a more in-depth survey of your energy use, schedule a home energy audit by DREMC’s Residential Energy Advisor by calling 931-680-5886. The home energy audit is a free service and includes a walk-through of the home to rate attic insulation, air sealing, windows, duct work and the central unit.
  • Self Energy Audit – You can take the eScore Self Audit to get customized, professional advice on how you can improve the efficiency of your home before you begin your improvements. Just go to to complete the audit online. You can also visit or call any DREMC office, and request a paper version of the self audit.


  • New Homes Program – Building a new home? Make sure it’s energy-efficient according to DREMC’s New Homes Program, and you could qualify for a rebate ranging from $150 to $450. For details about our New Homes Program, call DREMC’s Residential Energy Advisor at 931-680-5886 or 931-205-2070.
  • Solar Installation Calculator – Considering Solar? This tool can help you make an informed decision when considering whether or not to install a small-scale solar system. The solar calculator is intended to be used by residential and small business customers who want information on the true cost and payback of installing solar in the Valley. Click here to access the solar calculator and get payback information about your investment. (Disclaimer: The solar calculator is provided by TVA as a reference tool only.)
  • Surge Suppression – DREMC leases a utility-grade surge protection device for just $5 a month. The device protects most home appliances from lightning strikes and electric surges that may enter through your meter base. An installation fee applies. Click here or ask your local DREMC office for details!

Also, don’t forget to try out one of our well-liked online tools at which will further educate you on how to save energy and reduce your electric use.