Gainesville Regional Utilities - Large Business Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Florida)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Gainesville Regional Utilities - Large Business Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Large Commercial|
|Eligible Technologies||Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Custom/Others pending approval, Duct/Air sealing|
|Incentive Inactive Date||2011-03-16|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Smart Vendor Equipment: free|
Custom Measures: 400/kW or 0.08/kWh, whichever is greater
|Equipment Requirements|| Central air conditioners must have a SEER of 15 or greater.|
Central Air conditioners must be 5 tons (60,000 BTU) 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||Custom Measures: 100,000|
|Program Administrator||Gainesville Regional Utilities|
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-05-03|
|Last DSIRE Review||2011-03-16|
Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) offers incentives to large commercial customers for upgrading the energy efficiency of their facilities. Vending controls are free through the program while custom rebates are eligible for a rebate of $400/kW or $0.08/kWh, whichever is greater. New facilities and facilities retrofitting old equipment can take advantage of the custom rebate program. Projects with a simple payback of less than 1.5 years will be compensated at half of the calculated rebate. Rebate payments are limited to $100,000 through this offering. Contact GRU for information on the eligibility of certain custom projects. View the program web site for more information on this program or contact GRU for rebate forms and program details.
|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.