City Water Light and Power - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs (Illinois)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Illinois

Name City Water Light and Power - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Nonprofit
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Heat pumps, Lighting, LED Exit Signs, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Retro-Commissioning
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Air-Source Heat Pumps: $300/ton

Geothermal Heat Pump: $500/ton
Insulation: 30%
Retro-Commissioning Study: $0.30 per sq. ft. of conditioned space
Retro-Commissioning EMC: varies
Lighting: $3 - $35/unit
Lighting (Custom): $0.28/Watt reduced
Water Loop Heat Pump: Contact CWLP

Equipment Requirements Heat pumps must be installed with a new A-coil, be ARI-listed, and be installed by a licensed HVAC contractor in a property that receives CWLP electric service.

Maximum Incentive Insulation: $3,000

Retro-Commissioning: $50,000
Lighting: $15,000

Program Administrator Energy Services Office
Date added to DSIRE 2006-07-13
Last DSIRE Review 2013-01-28
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References DSIRE[1]


City Water Light and Power (CWLP) offers rebates to help commercial customers increase the energy efficiency of participating facilities. Energy efficient air-to-air, geothermal and water-loop-system heat pumps are eligible for rebates which vary according to the technology type, cooling capacity, cooling efficiency, and category. The size of the rebate is based on British Thermal Units per Hour (Btu/h) cooling capacity, cooling efficiency and category, as defined by the program rules. Rebates on insulation, heat pumps, lighting upgrades, refrigerator recycling, and retro-commissioning are also available to eligible commercial customers. Rebates are only available to CWLP electric customers and will appear as credits on customers' electric bills. Contact CWLP for more program information.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name City Water Light and Power
Department Energy Services Office

Address 2nd Floor, 231 S. 6th St.

Place Springfield, Illinois
Zip/Postal Code 62701
Phone (217) 789-2070
Phone 2 (217) 789-2116


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"