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City of Danville Utilities - Business Energy Efficiency Rebates   

Last DSIRE Review: 08/13/2012
Program Overview:
State: Virginia
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Building Insulation, Motors, Custom/Others pending approval, Led Exit Signs, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Food Service Equipment
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Nonprofit, Schools, Local Government, Institutional
Amount:Lighting: $0.175/watt reduced
New Occupancy Sensors: $0.05/watt controlled
LED Exit Sign: $14/unit
Air Conditioning/Heat Pump Units: $40 - $60
Room A/C: $25
Attic/Ceiling Insulation: $0.15/sq.ft
Wall Insulation: $0.35/sq.ft
General (Custom): $175/kw reduced plus $50/kw controlled for other enhancements
Equipment Requirements:Air Conditioning/Heat Pump Units: Minimum 14 SEER efficiency
Room A/C: EnergyStar Qualified
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The City of Danville provides a variety of energy efficiency rebates for eligible commercial and industrial customers. Rebates are awarded for lighting upgrades, lighting controls, LED exit signs, and other custom measures which reduce facility electric demand. Common upgrades involve motors, HVAC upgrades, lighting retrofits, and refrigeration measures; although other measures may also qualify. Custom upgrades to facilities are eligible for a rebate of $175/kw of demand reduced. Additional bonus incentive are available for measures which further these energy savings, such as lighting controls.

Energy efficiency project must achieve a minimum electric demand reduction of one kilowatt (kW) or control at least one kW of the commercial facility’s electric load to qualify for a rebate. Qualifying projects must apply for rebates within 90 days of installations. Customers on the following rate schedules are eligible for the program: Worship Sanctuary Service (Rate Schedule 15), Small General Electric Service (Rate Schedule 40), Medium General Electric Service (Rate Schedules 50, 55, 56) or Large General Electric Service (Rate Schedules 60, 65, 66) rate schedule. Contact the City of Danville for more information on this offering.

  CustomSave Energy Efficiency Rebates
City of Danville Utilities
1040 Monument Street
Danville, VA 24543
Phone: (434) 857-3312
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