Xcel Energy (Efficiency United) - Commercial and Industrial Electric Rebate Program (Michigan)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Xcel Energy (Efficiency United) - Commercial and Industrial Electric Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Nonprofit, Local Government, State Government, Fed. Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Refrigerators, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Motors, Motor VFDs, Ice Machines, Pre Rinse Sprayers|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| CFL's: 1.50 - 20 |
Fluorescent Systems: 0.75 - 25
|Equipment Requirements||See individual program applications for equipment requirements|
|Installation Requirements||Requirements vary; see application forms|
|Maximum Incentive|| Prescriptive Lighting: 5,000 or 50% of project cost|
Custom Electric: 5,000 or 40% of project cost
|Date added to DSIRE||2009-12-08|
|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*Note: This incentive is no longer active or updated.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, Xcel offers several different energy efficiency programs to its commercial and industrial customers. The following are programs offered to eligible electric customers in Xcel service area.
The Prescriptive Commercial and Industrial Program offers incentives for various efficient hvac measures, motors, fans, pumps, drives, water heaters, refrigeration measures, cooking equipment, lighting fixtures, systems and controls. Applications must have complete information and be submitted with an invoice itemizing the new equipment purchased and the manufacturer specification sheets. Invoice must indicate date of purchase, size, type, make, model and project cost. To qualify lighting must be used a minimum of 1,800 hours per year. Purchased and installed equipment must not receive an incentive larger than $5,000. Customers must receive written approval before installation.
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. Incentives are offered on a per kW and kWh schedule, based on projected savings. Applicants must receive approval prior to beginning project. Complete form and attach invoice of all project costs. Contact Alpena Power Company for more information or an application.
Small businesses are also available for the Residential and Small Business Energy Star Program. This program provides rebates for the purchase of efficient CFL bulbs ($1) and energy star clothes washers ($50). Replacement washers must be CEE Tier 2 or 3 to qualify. View web site listed above for more program information.
|Contact Name||Efficiency United|
|Address||1219 Turner Street|
|Contact Name||Xcel Energy|
|Address||414 Nicollet Mall|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.