Gainesville Regional Utilities - Business Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Florida)
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Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Gainesville Regional Utilities - Business Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Nonprofit, Small Commercial|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Duct/Air sealing, Furnaces, Lighting, Water Heaters, Refrigerator Recycling, LED Lighting, Natural Gas Clothes Dryer, Natural Gas Cooking Range, Tankless Water Heaters|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Central Air Conditioner: $550|
Natural Gas Central Heat (Rental Properties): $300
|Equipment Requirements|| Central Air Conditioners: SEER 15 or greater, HSPF 8.2 or greater|
Central Air Conditioners: Must be 5 tons or smaller systems and ENERGY STAR qualified.
|Installation Requirements||All work must be done by a Florida state licensed Heating, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Ventilation (HARV) or mechanical contractor that is a GRU partnering Contractor.|
|Maximum Incentive|| Duct Leak Repair: up to $375|
Energy Star Home Performance: $775 - $1,400
|Program Administrator||Gainesville Regional Utilities|
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-05-03|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-05-10|
Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) offers an incentive to business customers for upgrading to energy efficient equipment at eligible facilities. Incentives are available for ductwork, insulation, air conditioning systems, natural gas heating systems, refrigerator recycling and custom measures. Rental property owners also qualify for a number of rebates offered through this program that would otherwise apply specifically to residential customers. All equipment must meet the equipment requirements specified on the program web site. View the program web site for more information on how to apply and receive rebates. Contact GRU for more details on this offering.
|Contact Name||Information - Energy and Business Service|
|Department||Gainesville Regional Utilities|
|Address||PO Box 147117|
|Address 2||Station A114|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.