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Incentives/Policies for Energy Efficiency

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Atmos Energy (Gas) - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 08/09/2012
Program Overview:
State: Colorado
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Equipment Insulation, Water Heaters, Furnaces , Boilers, Programmable Thermostats, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Food Service Equipment, Tankless Water Heaters, Equipment Maintenance
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Residential
Amount:Residential and Small Commercial
Furnace: $200-$300
Boiler: $150
Proper Sizing of Furnaces/Boilers: $50
Storage Water Heater: $50
Tankless Water Heater: $300
Programmable Thermostat: $25
Furnace Maintenance: $40
Integrated Space/Water Heater: $300
Air Sealing and Insulation: 30% of cost up to $300
Miscellaneous Hot Water Insulation and Infiltration Measures: $25

Commercial
Infrared Heating: $500
Boiler (Non-Condensing): $400/MMBtuh
Boiler (Condensing): $2,000/MMBtuh
Convection Oven: $100
Fryers (Commercial Gas Cooking): $500
Conveyor Oven: $500
Oven and Range Range and Efficient Oven (one unit): $50
Low Flow Sprayers: $25
Steam Cooker: $500
Broiler (Infrared, Upright): $100
Maximum Incentive:Miscellaneous Hot Water Insulation and Infiltration Measures: minimum purchase of $40
Programmable Thermostats: 2/account
Equipment Requirements:Residential
Furnaces: minimum of 92% AFUE rating
Boiler: minimum of 84% AFUE rating
Hot Water Heaters: minimum EF of 62 (tank); 82 (tankless)
Programmable Thermostat: must be Energy Star

Commercial
Infrared Heating: 92% Combustion Efficiency
Boilers (Non-Condensing): 85%+
Boilers (Condensing): 92% AFUE
Fryers: ENERGY STAR, 50% Efficiency
Cooking Equipment: Varies
Web Site: http://excessisout.com/atmosenergy/
Summary:

Atmos Energy offers the Excess is Out Program for its residential and commercial customers in Colorado. The Excess is Out Program offers various rebates and a home energy audit.

The Reduce and Rebate Program offers incentives for energy efficient:

  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Hot water heaters
  • Programmable thermostats
  • Tank wrap
  • Pipe wrap
  • Caulk/weather stripping
  • Infrared heating systems
  • Commercial cooking equipment. 

Rebates are available for both residential and commercial customers. All equipment must meet certain energy efficiency standards listed on the program website. Applications must be submitted with a copy of the receipt/invoice and equipment must be purchased in accordance with Atmos Energy guidelines. Consult Atmos Energy by phone or visit the website listed above for program specifics.


The Home Energy Evaluation Program is offered only to residential customers. Information for this program can be found on the Excess is Out website at: Home Energy Evaluation Information.


 
Contact:
  Excess is Out
3800 Watt Ave.
Suite 105
Sacramento, CA 95821
Phone: (866) 971-7347
E-Mail: excessisout@egia.org
Web Site: http://excessisout.com/
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