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Incentives/Policies for Energy Efficiency

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United Power - Business Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 04/26/2012
Program Overview:
State: Colorado
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motors, Refrigerated Case Lighting, LED Lighting
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Amount:Lighting System Replacement: $250 per kW calculated, or 50% of invoiced equipment costs
Refrigerated Case Lighting (Reach In): $60 per door
Refrigerated Case Lighting (Top Lighting Multi-Deck): $10 per lineal foot
LED Street/Area Lighting: Lesser of 25% of head costs or $200 per head
Electric Motor: $2/HP + $8/HP from Tri-State
Maximum Incentive:Lighting System Replacement: $20,000 per project
LED Street/Area Lighting: $20,000 per project
Refrigerated Case Lighting: $3,000 per project
Eligible System Size:Motors: 10 - 500 HP (larger system sizes are negotiable)
Equipment Requirements:Review program web site for lighting and motor standards
Web Site:

United Power, in conjunction with wholesale power supplier Tri-State Generation & Transmission (TSGT), offers rebates for the installation of a variety of commercial energy efficient equipment including:  motors, general lighting, street lighting, and refrigeration lighting. Customers should contact a United Power Member Services representative prior to purchasing and installing any new equipment to ensure program requirements are met. All credits must be requested within 180 days of installation. Motor rebates are available through both TSGT and United Power, while all lighting rebates are only provided by TSGT. Visit the program website of contact United Power directly for more information.

  Energy Management Team
United Power
500 Cooperative Way
Brighton, CO 80603
Phone: (303) 659-0551
Phone 2: (800) 468-8809
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