Builder Requirements

PPL Regions

  • Homes must be located in the PPL service territory.
  • Each home (or unit in a multifamily building) must have an individual residential meter.
  • Homes must have a certificate of occupancy issued on or after June 1, 2021.
  • Each home must be at least 15 percent more energy efficient than current codes and federal standards require, as documented by a HERS rating.
  • There are no restrictions with regard to heating fuel for homes to be eligible for this program.
  • Eligible homes include single-family detached, single-family attached, modular homes, and units in multifamily with individually metered units.
  • Builders and HERS raters must complete a program participation agreement in order to submit homes and receive incentives through this program.
  • Builders must submit an IRS Tax Form W-9 before they can receive incentives through this program.
  • Submissions to this program must be completed and reported by an eligible and certified HERS rater. The associated costs of hiring a HERS rater to provide an evaluation of program eligibility are the responsibility of the builder.
  • HERS raters must remain in good standing, and maintain a “Passing” quality assurance score, to submit homes to the program.
  • All submissions of incentive and participation applications for this program will be through the approved online submission process.