Oncor Electric Delivery - Commercial and Industrial Rebate Program (Texas)
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Last modified on December 17, 2014.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Oncor Electric Delivery - Commercial and Industrial Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Industrial, Schools, Local Government, Construction, State Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Compressed air, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Windows, Roofs, Motor-ASDs/VSDs, Processing and Manufacturing Equipment, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Photovoltaics, Biomass, Geothermal Heat Pumps, LED Lighting|
|Energy Category||Renewable Energy Incentive Programs, Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount||Incentive amounts vary based on the type of qualifying energy efficiency measure installed. Incentives are available for both new construction and retrofit projects. Contact Oncor for more information.|
|Eligible System Size||Eligible projects must achieve at least 500 in deemed savings incentives to be eligible for the Basic Commercial Program or 10,000 in measured and verified savings to be eligible for the Custom Commercial Program|
|Equipment Requirements||See program website for full details.|
|Maximum Incentive|| Basic Commercial: 300,000|
Custom Commercial: Contact Oncor
|Program Administrator||Oncor Electric Delivery|
|Date added to DSIRE||2008-09-23|
|Last DSIRE Review||2014-09-18|
|References||DSIREDatabase of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency|
Oncor provides incentives to Service Providers who install approved energy efficiency measures in business, government, nonprofit, and worship facilities in Oncor's service area. Service providers can include energy service companies (ESCOs), energy consultants, contractors, individual customers, and retail electric providers. Generally, incentives are paid based on the kW and kWh saved and verified through a measurement and verification process. However, certain types of improvement projects have been assigned pre-determined "deemed savings" estimates by the Texas Public Utilities Commission (PUCT) and do not require verification. Currently, 17 types of cooling projects and nine types of lighting projects have deemed savings assigned and do not require measurement and verification if they are installed to the required specifications. Project sponsor incentives are capped at 20% of the incentive budget in a given budget year. Visit the Oncor program web site for additional details.
|Contact Name||Customer Service|
|Department||Oncor Electric Delivery|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.