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EnergyAdvantage Financing Program for Windows and exterior doors

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Helping you increase the energy efficiency and comfort of your home.

A common cause of energy inefficiency is air leaking through existing windows and exterior doors, which increases the cost to heat and cool your home.
Dont let energy waste resulting from inefficient windows and doors increase your utility bills; save energy and money by updating your home with energy-efficient windows and exterior doors. The EnergyAdvantage Financing program for windows and exterior doors, through MidAmerican Energy Company and First American Bank, is available to Iowa residential customers for purchasing and installing qualifying high-efficiency windows and exterior doors when MidAmerican Energy supplies their primary mechanical heating or mechanical cooling energy. The loan approval process is designed to be quick and easy, with loan approval typically occurring within one day. Iowa residential customers may choose from competitive interest rate financing, fixed for the term of the loan or six months same-as-cash. Financing applications must be completed no later than three months following window or exterior door installation. The minimum loan amount is $1,000. submitted with the invoice for each style of window, patio door or exterior door that is being installed. Windows and exterior doors must be installed by a window or door dealer recognized by MidAmerican Energy. All windows must include a new frame. Sash-only replacement is not eligible for EnergyAdvantage Financing. Storm doors and storm windows are not eligible for EnergyAdvantage Financing.

Windows eligible for EnergyAdvantage Financing must comply with one of the following:
A  U-factor of 0.30 or less (any SHGC is allowed) A  U-factor of 0.31 and an SHGC of 0.35 or more A  U-factor of 0.32 and an SHGC of 0.40 or more

Not All Windows and Exterior Doors Are Created Equal


Before choosing windows and exterior doors, it is important to ensure they meet the standards of energy efficiency set by MidAmerican Energy. Professionally manufactured windows and exterior doors must have certified U-factor and Solar Heat Gain Coefficient ratings to be eligible for EnergyAdvantage Financing. Customers should call 800-894-9599 to verify the eligibility of the windows and doors they are considering. Windows and exterior doors must bear the National Fenestration Rating Council label to be considered certified. MidAmerican Energy will verify eligibility of windows and exterior doors using the most recent editions of the NFRC certification directory. Customers must retain all NFRC labels until the windows and doors are verified or the loan is closed. As part of the loan documentation, one NFRC label must be

Exterior doors eligible for EnergyAdvantage Financing must meet criteria based on glazing level.
Opaque doors (no glass) must have a U-factor of 0.21 or less (no SHGC requirement)  - or -lite doors (50 percent glass or less) must have a U-factor of 0.27 or less and an SHGC of 0.30 or less  or full-lite doors (more than 50 percent glass) must have a U-factor of 0.32 or less and an SHGC of 0.30 or less

Call 800-894-9599 for more information and to initiate the loan process.

Federal Tax Credits for Energy Efficiency Consult a qualified tax advisor or visit www.energystar.gov/taxcredits for details on any applicable federal tax credits or incentives available for installation of energy-efficient equipment.
DISCLAIMER: MidAmerican Energy Company does not guarantee that installation and operation of energy-efficient equipment will result in reduced usage or in cost savings. The manner in which a customer uses and maintains energy-efficient equipment affects potential cost savings. MidAmerican Energy Company makes no warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to any equipment purchased or installed, including, but not limited to, any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall MidAmerican Energy Company be held liable for any incidental or consequential damages or injuries resulting from defective equipment or installation. MidAmerican Energy Company reserves the right to cancel or change these programs at any time. MidAmerican Energy Companys acceptance of this application does not guarantee acceptance of financing. All credit decisions are made by First American Bank. 1275520085

800-894-9599 www.midamericanenergy.com/ee