Energy Efficiency Fund (Electric) - Commercial New Construction Rebate Program (Connecticut)
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Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Energy Efficiency Fund (Electric) - Commercial New Construction Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Fed. Government, Industrial, Institutional, Local Government, State Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Central Air conditioners, Chillers, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motor VFDs, Motors, Processing and Manufacturing Equipment, Geothermal Heat Pumps|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Custom: 95% of incremental cost|
Lighting: 0.15-0.50/sq. ft. + 5/super T8 fixture
|Installation Requirements|| Lighting: 80% of connected project lighting must be of eligible efficiency.|
Project must have been signed after 1/1/2009
|Maximum Incentive|| 750,000 per Customer’s Federal Tax ID in all programs|
300,000 per metered site or account for all programs
|Program Administrator||UI, CL&P, SCG, CNG, and Yankeegas|
|Date added to DSIRE||2010-09-26|
|Last DSIRE Review||2011-01-25|
All Connecticut Utilities implement electric and gas efficiency rebate programs funded by Connecticut's public benefits charge through the Energy Efficiency Fund are eligible for Energy Conscious Blueprint Incentives. The Connecticut Light and Power Company, The United Illuminating Company, Connecticut Natural Gas, Southern Connecticut Gas, and Yankeegas commercial customers can access the Energy Conscious Blueprint Program for new construction and major retrofits.
Custom and prescriptive rebates are available to increase the energy efficiency of non-residential new construction and major renovation projects. The rebates will vary by square footage, capacity and incremental cost. Customer must apply for this program before any construction starts. In addition to these rebates, the Energy Conscious Blueprint Program has a grant component that covers larger capital projects. Utility company energy experts will work with design teams, architects, engineers and contractors to identify energy-saving equipment and tactics for your consideration. Participating organizations maintain complete control over the project. For qualifying projects, these financial incentives can cover up to 100 percent of the incremental cost.
|Contact Name||Connecticut Light and Power|
|Address||P.O. Box 270|
|Phone 2||(800) 286-2000|
|Contact Name||Roy Haller|
|Department||The United Illuminating Company|
|Address||157 Church Street, MS1-68|
|Place||New Haven, Connecticut|
|Phone 2||(800) 722-5584|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.