SEMCO Energy (Efficiency United) - Commercial and Industrial Rebate Program (Michigan)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||SEMCO Energy (Efficiency United) - Commercial and Industrial Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Technologies||Clothes Washers, Equipment Insulation, Water Heaters, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Furnaces, Boilers, Steam-system upgrades, Programmable Thermostats, Boiler Tune-Ups, Infrared Heaters, Pre-Rinse Sprayers, Pool Heater|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Custom Incentive: up to 40% of project cost, up to 25,000|
Steam Trap Test: 5 per unit
|Equipment Requirements|| See all equipment requirements on the application|
Boiler Modulation Burner Control Retrofit: 5:1 or 10:1 turn-down
|Maximum Incentive|| Prescriptive Gas: 50,000 or 50% of project cost|
Custom Gas: 25,000 or 40% of project cost
|Date added to DSIRE||2009-12-10|
|Last DSIRE Review||2011-04-13|
*Note: This incentive is no longer active or updated. It is part of the Efficiency United and Energy Smart Programs run by Franklin Energy
Through Efficiency United, SMECO offers several incentive options to eligible business customers. The programs incent customers to save energy and money through the use of energy efficient technologies.
The Prescriptive Gas Measures for Business Customers Program offers various rebates and incentives to commercial and industrial gas customers in the SEMCO service area. Equipment and measures are meant to increase the efficiency and the cost effectiveness of running a customer's business. All equipment must be new and replacing an older system or model. Eligible equipment and measures include steam trap tests and replacements, boilers, boiler tune-ups and controls, pipe wrap, furnaces, infrared heaters, programmable thermostats, occupancy sensors, water heaters, clothes washers and pool heaters. Itemized invoices of equipment costs and installation labor must be included along with new equipment specification sheet. Please wait to receive approval before starting work. Projects must be implemented by December 31, 2010. View program web site listed above to see guidelines and application form.
The Commercial and Industrial (C&I) Custom Program provides custom incentives to C&I customers for the installation of energy-efficient equipment and controls. The custom program allows measures and systems to be installed for situations unique to that customer's application or process. MGU will pay up to 40% of a projects cost up to $25,000. Applicants must receive approval prior to beginning project. Rebates will not be provided for project with a payback less than 2 years or greater than 7 years. Complete form and attach invoice of all project costs. Applicants have 90 days to implement project after approval is granted. An application can be found on the program web site listed above.
|Contact Name||Customer Service|
|Department||SEMCO Energy Gas Company|
|Address||1411 Third Street, Suite A|
|Place||Port Huron, Michigan|
|Contact Name||Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Program|
|Address||1500 Abbot Rd., Suite 100|
|Place||East Lansing, Michigan|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.