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Ameren Missouri (Electric) - Business Energy Efficiency Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 02/28/2014
Program Overview:
State: Missouri
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Equipment Insulation, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Custom/Others pending approval, Led Exit Signs, Vending Machine Controls, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Personal Computing Equipment, Data Center Equipment, Food Service Equipment, Retro-Commissioning, New Construction, Commercial Heat Pump Water Heaters
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Retail, Schools and Institutions, Data Centers/ IT Upgrades
Amount:CFL Fixtures: $2-$5
LED Lamps: $11
Occupancy Sensors: $15, $35, or $45
Exit Sign: $12
Desktop Virtualization: $22/computer
ENERGY STARĀ® 5.0 Desktop Computer: $10/computer
PC Power Management Software: $10/computer
A/C Units (?5.5 tons and minimum 14 SEER): $10/ton
Commercial Heat Pump Water Heater: $846 - $16,925
Pre-Rinse Spray Valves: $33
Low Flow Faucet Aerators: $1
Commercial Freezers/Refrigerators: $25 - $387
Ice Machines: $69 - $254
Steam Cooker: $450 - $800
Hot Food Holding Cabinet: $19
Strip Curtains: $132 Per Door
Anti-Sweat Heater Controls: $80
Vending Machines/Controls: $25 or $100
LED Case Lighting: $20/door
ECM Drive: $30
Auto-Door Closers: $30
Night Covers: $2/linear foot
Custom Incentives (Lighting): $0.06/kWh
Custom Incentives (Non-Lighting): $0.07/kWh
Retro-Commissioning Incentive: $0.07/kWh
Retro-Commissioning Technical Analysis Study: Up to 100% of cost
New Construction Incentives: $.02-$.04 per kWh based on Whole Building Design Energy Savings Percentage above baseline
Maximum Incentive:Incentives are capped at $1,000,000 per customer per program year
Eligible System Size:Standard projects less than $10,000 in estimated incentive do not require pre-approval. All other programs (Custom, RCx, and New Construction) as well as Standard above $10,000 require pre-approval before purchase or installation of any equipment.
Equipment Requirements:Energy Efficient Measures must consist of new equipment and covered by warranties
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Ameren Missouri offers cash incentives to non-residential customers for virtually any cost-effective energy efficiency project. Standard incentives are available for lighting, controls, HVAC, refrigeration, computer/IT upgrades, electric water heating and ENERGY STAR® commercial kitchen equipment. Energy efficient equipment not eligible for Standard incentives may qualify for Custom incentives. Incentives are also available for Retro-Commissioning and New Construction projects. All equipment requirements must be met in order to qualify for the program. Customers are eligible for up to $1,000,000 in incentives per calendar year.  Contact Ameren Missouri for all program incentive caps. Pre-approval is required on Standard projects with estimated incentives over $10,000 prior to any purchase or installation and on ALL Custom, New Construction and Retro-Commissioning projects. Incentives payments are available as a cash payment or a utility bill credit. Contact Ameren Missouri for additional information on these programs.

Phone: (866) 941-7299
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