Lansing Board of Water & Light - Hometown Energy Savers Commercial Rebates (Michigan)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Michigan

Name Lansing Board of Water and Light - Hometown Energy Savers Commercial Rebates
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Industrial, Small Business
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Compressed air, Custom/Others pending approval, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motor VFDs, Motors, Refrigerators, LED Exit Signs, Vending Machine Controls, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Food Service Equipment, LED Lighting, Barrel Wraps, Engineered Nozzles, Intelligent Surge Protectors, HVAC Controls, Chiller Tune-Up
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Small Business Direct Install Program: No cost or purchase necessary for participation

Custom $0.08/kWh
Commercial Cooking Equipment: Varies
Commercial Refrigeration Equipment: Varies

Compact Fluorescent Lamps: $1.50-$8
Compact Fluorescent Lamp Fixtures: $20
LED Lamps: $5-$15
LED Fixtures: $20
LED Exit Signs: $12.50
High Performance T8 Fluorescent Systems: $0.75-$10
De-lamping: $5-$10
Daylight Sensors and Lighting Controls: $0.06-$0.09/sq. ft.
Occupancy Sensors: $30-$50
HID Replacement Fixtures: $25-$120
HID Replacement Lamps: $0.30/watt saved

HVAC and Process
Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps: $6-$30/ton
Air and Water Cooled Chillers: $30-$35/ton
Chiller Tune-Up: $350/unit
HVAC Controls: $20-$65
Variable Frequency Drives: $60-$100/HP
Engineered Nozzles: $100
Barrel Wraps: $1/ton
Compressed Air Audit/Leak Reduction: $1.50/HP

Equipment Requirements For all equipment requirements and guidelines, please refer to the program application.

Expiration Date 2013-11-30

Maximum Incentive Incentives for Prescriptive measures may not exceed 100% of the total project cost, or $50,000 per electric meter per year.

Incentives for Custom measures may not exceed 40% of the total project cost, or $20,000.

Program Administrator Lansing Board of Water and Light
Date added to DSIRE 2010-02-02
Last DSIRE Review 2013-02-05
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References DSIRE[1]


Franklin Energy Services and the Lansing Board of Water and Light (LBWL) partner together to offer the Hometown Energy Savers® Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program. Eligible business electric customers may receive rebates on energy efficient lighting, controls, refrigeration, HVAC equipment, or several other energy efficient measures. Purchased products must meet all program standards in order to receive rebates. The Small Business Direct Install Program offers free energy-saving products. Application forms may be found on the program web site ([]). Customers can contact LBWL Hometown Energy Savers® for any further information about this program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Lansing Board of Water and Light

Place East Lansing, Michigan
Zip/Postal Code 48823
Phone (517) 316-7859


  • 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)"