Black Hills Energy (Gas) - Commercial Energy Efficiency Program (Colorado)
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Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Black Hills Energy (Gas) - Commercial Energy Efficiency Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Industrial, Institutional, Local Government, Nonprofit, Schools, State Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Boilers, Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Doors, Furnaces, Programmable Thermostats, Water Heaters, Food Service Equipment, Tankless Water Heater, Pool Cover, Spa Cover, Vent Dampener, Energy Evaluations, Retro-Commissioning|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| New Construction: $0.60 - $1.90/therm |
Design Team Incentive: Up to $13,000
|Equipment Requirements|| Furnaces: AFUE of 94% or higher|
Boilers: AFUE of 85% or higher
|Installation Requirements||Insulation, Infiltration Control, Pool/Spa Covers: require a commercial energy evaluation recommendation to be eligible for payout.|
|Maximum Incentive|| General: Contact Black Hills Energy; Rebates over $10,000 must be pre-approved|
Ceiling/Wall Insulation: $10,000
|Program Administrator||Black Hills Energy|
|Date added to DSIRE||2009-09-16|
|Last DSIRE Review||2013-08-16|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Black Hills Energy offers multiple programs for Colorado commercial and industrial customers to save natural gas in eligible facilities. The commercial prescriptive rebate program provides standardized, predetermined rebates to commercial customers that install or upgrade energy efficient equipment recommended by an energy evaluation. Black Hills Energy also offers the custom rebate program to commercial and industrial customers for projects that reduce energy usage. All custom incentives are calculated based upon energy savings above the program standard. Additionally, new construction incentives are available for new buildings which incorporate efficient design techniques and equipment. Contact the utility for more information on these offerings.
|Contact Name||Efficiency Programs|
|Department||Black Hills Energy (Gas)|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.