Business Energy Efficiency (Me2) Rebates
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Business Energy Efficiency (Me2) Rebates|
|Incentive Type||Local Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Boilers, Building Insulation, Chillers, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Duct/Air sealing, Heat pumps, Windows, Unspecified technologies|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Large Properties|
10-14.9% energy savings: 10% of project costs
|Maximum Incentive|| Large Properties: $300,000|
Small Properties: $30,000
|Program Administrator||Milwaukee Energy Efficiency|
|References||Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
Milwaukee Energy Efficiency (Me2) offers rebates for businesses that make energy efficiency improvements to their properties. In order to qualify, interested businesses must contact Me2 to set up a pre-assessment for their homes. Rebate amounts are based on the amount of energy savings improvements that are recommended.
Large businesses can receive:
- 10-14.9% energy savings: 10% of project costs
- 15-24.9% energy savings: 20% of project costs
- 25% or more energy savings: 30% of project costs
Small businesses can receive:
- 10-14.9% energy savings: 20% of project costs
- 15-24.9% energy savings: 40% of project costs
- 25% or more energy savings: 60% of project costs
This program is part of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Better Buildings Program. The DOE has awarded over $500 million in federal funds to more than 40 states, local governments, and organizations to administer local programs targeting a variety of building types. Combined, these local programs are expected to improve the efficiency of more than 170,000 buildings through 2013 and save up to $65 million in energy costs annually.
|Contact Name||General Contact - Me2|
|Department||City of Milwaukee|
|Division||Milwaukee Energy Efficiency|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.