Commercial Lighting and LED Lighting Incentives (Vermont)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Commercial Lighting and LED Lighting Incentives|
|Incentive Type||State Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Industrial, Institutional, Nonprofit, Schools|
|Eligible Technologies||Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, LED Lighting|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| $10 - $75 for High Performance T8 Linear Fluorescent Systems|
$20 - $75 for T5 Linear Fluorescent Systems
|Equipment Requirements|| UL-listed|
LED: Must be Energy Star or DesignLights Consortium approved to get "premium" rebates
|Funding Source||Efficiency Vermont Public Benefit Fund|
|Installation Requirements||Prescriptive rebates available for projects (new or renovations) less than 10,000 sq. ft.|
|Maximum Incentive||Up to 100% of cost; incentives that exceed $5,000 should be submitted to Efficiency Vermont for pre-approval|
|Program Administrator||Efficiency Vermont|
|Date added to DSIRE||2005-06-21|
|Last DSIRE Review||2013-02-25|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Incentives for energy efficient commercial lighting equipment as well as commercial LED lighting equipment are available to businesses under the Efficiency Vermont Lighting and LED Lighting Incentive Programs. Eligible measures are listed on the program application. In addition, instant off rebates are available through Efficiency Vermont's SMARTLIGHT program.
If a customer has more than 10,000 square feet of space to renovate, or more than 100 items that could qualify for rebates, or the total rebate amount will be greater than $5000, the customer should contact Efficiency Vermont directly for pre-approval. Customers serviced by the Burlington Electric Department (BED) must seek pre-approval for all projects and must return the rebate form to BED directly. Applicants must comply with eligibility requirements, use only the eligible equipment, and follow all terms and conditions.
|Contact Name||Public Information Officer|
|Address||128 Lakeside Avenue, Suite 401|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.