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Entergy New Orleans - Commercial and Industrial Solutions Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 09/08/2014
Program Overview:
State: Louisiana
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers , Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Windows, Motors, Motor VFDs, Processing and Manufacturing Equipment, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Led Exit Signs, Energy Assessment
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Amount:Energy Assessment: Free
Small Commercial Solutions Efficiency Improvements: $0.125 per kWh saved
Large Commercial & Industrial Solutions Lighting Improvements: $0.10 per kWh saved
Large Commercial & Industrial Solutions Non-Lighting Improvements: $0.12/kWh saved
Maximum Incentive:$50,000 or full cost of upgrade
Eligible System Size:Small Commercial Solutions: Average Peak Demand of less than 100kW
Large Commercial & Industrial Solutions: Average Peak Demand of more than 100kW
Equipment Requirements:Approved contractor must install upgrades
Funding Source:New Orleans City Council
Web Site:

The Commercial and Industrial Solutions Program is an energy efficiency program designed to help business customers understand and make energy efficiency improvements in eligible facilities. The program provides educational and incentive resources through a free energy evaluation and lighting, HVAC, and motor measures eligible for an incentive.  All commercial lighting, motor, and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning contractors that serve Entergy New Orleans customers are eligible to apply to participate in this program. To participate, customers may either call a partnering contractor to schedule an evaluation of energy efficiency opportunities in an eligible facility or call the Energy Efficiency Solutions Center at 1-866-721-0249. A list of approved contractors may be found on the program web site listed above.

  David Magee
Energy Smart Solutions Center
1615 Poydras Street Ste. 860
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (866) 721-0249
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