TVA - Energy Right Solutions for Business (Virginia)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Virginia

Name TVA - Energy Right Solutions for Business (Virginia)
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Industrial, Institutional
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Custom/Others pending approval, Dishwasher, Doors, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motors, Refrigerators, LED Exit Signs, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Food Service Equipment, LED Lighting
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount EnergyRight Solutions Custom Program: $0.10/kWh savings

Motors: $10-$300/motor
Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps: $40/ton

Food Service
Commercial Dishwashers: $400-$1500/unit
Refrigerator Door: $60-$100
Ice Machines: $100-$400
Insulated Holding Cabinets: $250-$600
Steam Cookers: $400
Convection Oven: $200
Griddle: $200
Combination Oven: $2000

T12 Replacements: $3-$34/fixture
T8 Replacements: $2-$12.50/fixture
HID/Metal Halide Replacements: $13-$80/fixture
Incandescent Replacements: $3-$25.5
LED Exit Signs: $20/sign
Refrigerated Case Lighting: $35.50 - $42.50
Lighting Controls: $20

Eligible System Size Commercial facilities with a contract demand of 5,000 kilowatts or less and served by a participating distributor.

Equipment Requirements Fuel switching and new construction projects are not eligible.
Start Date July 2010

Funding Source The Tennessee Valley Authority

Installation Requirements All projects require written approval and pre/post inspections.

Maximum Incentive Prescriptive Measures: 70% of project's cost

Custom Projects: 70% of project's cost

Program Administrator TVA Energy Right

Last DSIRE Review 2012-06-20
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

References Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)[1]


The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) offers the Energy Right Solutions Program for commercial and industrial facilities. Prescriptive rebates are available for lighting, motors, HVAC, and kitchen equipment. Custom incentives providing $0.10 per kWh saved are also available. Both prescriptive and custom incentives are capped at 70% of a project's cost. For additional information, including guidelines, program terms, and equipment requirements and eligibility, review the program's web site or contact the TVA directly.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name TVA Commercial EE
Department Energy Right Solutions Incentive Processing Center

Address 4021 S. 700 E., Suite 250

Place Salt Lake City, Utah
Zip/Postal Code 84107
Phone (866) 233-0450
Phone 2 (877) 634-9442


  • 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)"