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Golden Valley Electric Association - Commercial Lighting Retrofit Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 07/02/2012
Program Overview:
State: Alaska
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Lighting
Applicable Sectors: Commercial
Amount:Up to $1,000/kW or 50% of the project cost
Maximum Incentive:$20,000 per project
Installation Requirements:Licensed electrical contractor must perform the installation.
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Business $ense is a Golden Valley Electric Association (GVEA) program designed to increase the efficiency with which energy is used on GVEA's system. It provides rebates of up to $20,000 to existing facilities receiving the commercial rate who reduce their lighting loads through energy efficient lighting retrofit projects. Facilities on GVEA's commercial electric rate must submit an Energy Efficient Lighting Proposal for review. GVEA will then schedule a pre-project inspection. If the project is mutually beneficial and program monies are available, GVEA will offer a contract. When the project is complete, GVEA will perform a post-inspection and issue the rebate, provided the contract has been fulfilled.



  Information at GVEA
Golden Valley Electric Association
758 Illinois Street
PO Box 71249
Fairbanks, AK 99707-1249
Phone: (907) 452-1151
Fax: (907) 458-6365
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