Silicon Valley Power - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (California)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Silicon Valley Power - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Construction, Fed. Government, Industrial, Local Government, Multi-Family Residential, Nonprofit, State Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motor VFDs, Processing and Manufacturing Equipment, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Data Center Equipment, Food Service Equipment, LED Lighting|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| New Construction (must exceed Title 24 Standards by at least 10%): $0.15 - $0.45/kWh saved, varies by the extent to which the building exceeds Title 24 |
LEED Qualification: Up to $47,500
|Eligible System Size||New construction projects larger than 25,000 square feet qualify for rebates.|
|Equipment Requirements|| Review the application forms on the program web site for equipment requirements.|
Efficient electrical equipment installed in facilities served by the City of Santa Clara’s Silicon Valley Power is eligible for a rebate.
|Maximum Incentive|| Maximum Customer Directed New Construction incentive per year: up to 65% of a project's cost, or $500,000 of Public Benefit funds per year|
If building meets LEED criteria and exceeds Title 24 energy requirements by at least 10 percent, customer can get a rebate of up to $47,500.
|Program Administrator||Silicon Valley Power|
|Date added to DSIRE||2006-08-03|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-06-14|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Silicon Valley Power (SVP) offers a variety rebates to its business customers, capped at a maximum total incentive of $500,000 per customer per year. Rebates are available for the following:
Commercial Washing Machines
Food Service Equipment
Data Center and PC Measures
In addition, Customer Directed Rebates are available for energy efficiency related projects that decrease electrical usage and may not otherwise fit into the other rebate offers. Rebate application forms, program guidelines, and equipment specifications may be found on the web site listed above. Contact SVP for any other information on this program.
|Contact Name||Business Rebates|
|Department||Silicon Valley Power|
|Address||1601 Civic Center Drive|
|Address 2||Suite 204|
|Place||Santa Clara, California|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.