MidAmerican Energy (Electric) – Municipal Solid-State Lighting Grant Program (Iowa)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Iowa
Additional Place applies to MidAmerican Energy
Name MidAmerican Energy (Electric) – Municipal Solid-State Lighting Grant Program
Incentive Type Utility Grant Program
Applicable Sector Local Government
Eligible Technologies Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Induction Lighitng, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Up to $5,000

Equipment Requirements Fixtures must have an efficiency rating equal to or greater than 66 lumens per watt as tested under Illuminating Engineering Society of North America LM-79-08 testing to qualify for a grant.

Installation Requirements Lighting must be separately metered.

Maximum Incentive Minimum project size for the full $5,000 grant is 20 fixtures; smaller projects will receive a $250 per-fixture grant.

Program Budget $50,000/year

Program Administrator MidAmerican Energy
Website http://www.midamericanenergy.com/ee/ia_bus_rebates_sslighting.aspx

References DSIRE[1]


MidAmerican Energy offers grants to munipalities which implement solid-state roadway street lighting upgrades. Grants of up to $5,000 are available to participating entities who install eligible roadway lighting fixtures. Participants must be an Iowa electric governmental customer of MidAmerican Energy Company. Light-emitting diode and induction types of solid state lighting (SSL) qualify under this program. Detailed information regarding grant availability and program instructions is located on the program web site listed above. Only MidAmerican customers may receive rebates if the purchased equipment is eligible. An application form with program details is located on the web site listed above. Contact MidAmerican Energy for additional information.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Kim Willer
Department MidAmerican Energy Company
Division Solid State Street Lighting
Address 223 South Iowa St.
Place Sioux City, Iowa
Zip/Postal Code 51101
Phone (800) 894-9599

Email EnergyExpert@midamerican.com
Website http://www.midamericanenergy.com/

  • 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)"