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Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

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Chicopee Electric Light - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 07/31/2012
Program Overview:
State: Massachusetts
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Lighting, Custom/Others pending approval
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Amount:Custom: $0.17 per annual kWh saved
Lighting: $0.17 per annual kWh saved
New Construction: $0.17 per annual kWh saved
Maximum Incentive:$25,000; 30% of total cost if project did not recieve financing from CEL, 20% of total cost if project did recieve financing from CEL
Equipment Requirements:
Expiration Date:12/31/12
Web Site:

Chicopee Electric Light (CEL) offers a Pilot Energy Efficiency Program to encourage non-residential, commercial, and industrial facilities to pursue energy saving measures and install energy efficient lighting and equipment in eligible facilities.  Incentives are provided for lighting upgrades, new construction projects, and custom measures.  Incentives are based on the annual kilowatt-hour (kWh) savings resulting from the energy efficiency improvements.  The maximum rebate available is generally $25,000, but Chicopee Electric Light may increase the cap for customers who use more than 1.5 million kWh per year.  For additional information on incentive amounts, project guidelines, and eligibility, review the program web site.




  Chicopee Electric Light
725 Front Street
PO Box 405
Chicopee, MA 01021
Phone: (877) 259-3015
Phone 2: (413) 594-2400
Web Site:
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