October 19, 2015 Gardening Tips, News No Comments

CPS Green Shade Tree Rebate

Through CPS’ Green Shade, you can receive a $50 rebate per tree when you purchase a qualified tree and plant it in the right place to save on your energy bill.


GreenShadeTree-w-logoQualifying trees are limited to a select number of drought resistant, canopy tree species in order to provide optimum shade for your home. When selecting trees, sonsider diversity to minimize possible pest and disease problems.

Trees around your home are not only good for the environment, they create shade that keeps your house cooler and reduces energy use.

CPS Energy rewards property owners for planting trees at their homes or businesses. Here are the details:

Trees must be five gallons or larger and from a qualified species list.

Trees must be purchased between Oct. 1, 2015 and April 30, 2016.

Applications must be submitted by June 30, 2016, and must include sales receipt for trees purchased.

Rebates of $50 for each tree are awarded on a first come, first serve basis — until program funds are exhausted.

There is a lifetime limit of five rebates per address.

Application must include a photocopy of the original sales receipt for trees purchased, as well as a photocopy of a recent CPS Energy bill.



Written by milbergers