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Retrofit Measures for Room Air Conditioner

Here you will find the data for Room Air Conditioner measures available in the National Residential Efficiency Measures Database. Each measure consists of a before-component, an after-component, and the estimated cost to implement the measure. The measures are listed alphabetically based upon the name of the before-component. Where multiple costs are indicated they must be combined to obtain total measure cost (e.g., fixed ($) and normalized ($/sf) costs).

Cost Drivers

There are many factors that influence the ultimate cost of Room Air Conditioner measures. The application of the average measure costs displayed below to any particular home is discouraged. Examples of the kinds of issues that can influence the cost of Room Air Conditioner measures include:
  • Prevailing local wages
  • Drive time
  • Local code requirements
  • Need for condensate line/drain
  • Condition of existing electrical system
  • Need for additional wiring/switching
  • Type of equipment

Viewing 12 Room Air Conditioner Measure(s) of 12

Replace Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 10.7

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 10.7 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

EER 10.7

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 10.7 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/kBtuh34 - 5345
$/unit22 - 4736

Remove Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 10.7

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 10.7 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

None

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/unit11 - 2318

Replace Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 8.5

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 8.5 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

EER 10.7

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 10.7 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/unit22 - 4736
$/kBtuh34 - 5345

Replace Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 8.5

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 8.5 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

EER 8.5

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 8.5 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/unit22 - 4736
$/kBtuh23 - 3529

Replace Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 8.5

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 8.5 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

EER 9.8

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 9.8 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/kBtuh26 - 4134
$/unit22 - 4736

Remove Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 8.5

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 8.5 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

None

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/unit11 - 2318

Replace Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 9.8

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 9.8 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

EER 10.7

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 10.7 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/kBtuh34 - 5345
$/unit22 - 4736

Replace Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 9.8

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 9.8 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

EER 9.8

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 9.8 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/kBtuh26 - 4134
$/unit22 - 4736

Remove Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

EER 9.8

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 9.8 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

None

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/unit11 - 2318

Install Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

None

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • Years
 

EER 10.7

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 10.7 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/kBtuh34 - 5345
$/unit22 - 4736

Install Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

None

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • Years
 

EER 8.5

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 8.5 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/kBtuh23 - 3529
$/unit22 - 4736

Install Room Air Conditioner:

Before-Component After-Component Cost

None

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • Years
 

EER 9.8

Properties:

  • Capacity: kBtu/h
  • EER: 9.8 Btu/W-h

Lifetime:

  • 12 Years
 

Measure Cost

UnitsRangeAverage
$/unit22 - 4736
$/kBtuh26 - 4134

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