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Rochester Public Utilities - Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 06/29/2012
Program Overview:
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Dehumidifiers, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers , Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Motors, Motor VFDs, Custom/Others pending approval, Room Air Conditioners, Vending Machine Controls, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Food Service Equipment, LED Lighting, Anti-Sweat Heater Controls/Door Misers
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Nonprofit, Local Government, State Government, Fed. Government
Amount:Varies by technology
Maximum Incentive:Electric Measures: $100,000 per customer location, per technology, per year
Equipment Requirements:See Program Applications on web site for equipment requirements.
Expiration Date:12/31/2012
Web Site: http://www.rpu.org/your-business/rebates-programs/
Summary:
Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) offers incentives to commercial and industrial customers that install energy-efficient equipment in eligible facilities. Rebates are available for lighting equipment, HVAC equipment, anti-sweat heater controls for cooler/freezer doors, heat pumps (air and ground source), food service equipment, motors and variable speed drives. Rebates on Energy Star appliances are also available through this program. Custom energy efficiency rebates, including equipment and measures not found in the formal rebate program, are also available to RPU customers. Applications must be submitted and approved before the new equipment is installed. Customers must submit original invoices with the quantity, price of materials, purchase or order date, installation costs, and all applicable tax information. Rebates are available until funds are exhausted for the calendar year. Contact RPU for more information on this program.

 


 
Contact:
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Rochester Public Utilities
4000 East River Road NE
Rochester, MN 55906
Phone: (507) 280-1500
Web Site: http://www.rpu.org
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