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Sawnee EMC - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 06/25/2012
Program Overview:
State: Georgia
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Lighting, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Energy Management System, Equipment Upgrades, Solar Film Window Tinting
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Nonprofit, Local Government, State Government, Fed. Government
Amount:Lighting Upgrade: 50% of cost
Solar Film Window Tinting: 50% of cost
Equipment Upgrade: 50% of cost
Energy Management System: 50% of cost
Maximum Incentive:Lighting: $500
Solar Film Window Tinting: $150
Equipment Upgrade: $1,000
Energy Management System: $500
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Sawnee EMC provides a variety of rebates for commercial customers who wish to upgrade the energy efficiency of eligible facilities. If recommended by a Sawnee Commercial Marketing Representative (CMR), commercial customers can receive rebates for the installation of high efficiency lighting, solar film window tinting, energy management systems and equipment upgrades that result in peak demand reduction. To receive this rebate, the CMR must inspect the facility both before and after the equipment installation. All Sawnee EMC requirements must be met in order to receive rebate. Check web site for certain rebate applications and contact Sawnee EMC to receive more precise instructions and requirements for the program.


  Commercial Marketing Department
Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation
543 Atlanta Highway
P.O. Box 266
Cumming, GA 30028-0266
Phone: (770) 887-2363 Ext.7-133
Fax: (678) 513-8106
Web Site:
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