Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 02/27/2013
||State Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Refrigerators, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motor VFDs, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Food Service Equipment
||Commercial, Industrial, Nonprofit, Agricultural, Institutional
|Amount:||Outside Air Economizers: $1,250|
Evaporator Fan Motors: $20 - $100
Evaporator Fan Motor Controls: $550
Door/Frame Heater Controls: $50 per door
Case Light Occupancy Controls: $40
LED Refrigerator & Freezer Case Light Fixtures: $6 - $15 per foot
Energy Star Ice Machines: $50 - $75
Efficient Compressors: $200
Display Case Strip-Curtain & Continuous Covers: $6 per foot
Reach-In Refrigerators & Freezers: $200 - $400
Intelligent Freezer Defrost Controls: $150
|Maximum Incentive:||Incentives over $5,000 must be pre-approved|
|Equipment Requirements:||LED equipment must be "DesignLights" approved.|
All solid door and reach-in refrigerators must be Energy Star approved; UL-listed
|Funding Source:||Efficiency Vermont Public Benefit Fund|
Efficiency Vermont offers financial incentives to cover the incremental costs of energy efficient refrigeration for commercial, industrial, agricultural and institutional buildings. To receive the rebate, complete the application at the program website and submit to Efficiency Vermont with required documentation and invoices. If the project will cost more than $5,000, the application should be submitted for pre-approval or approved over the phone with Efficiency Vermont. Only customers paying into the system benefits charge for Efficiency Vermont are eligible to apply for this rebate.
Custom rebates may be available; contact Efficiency Vermont directly.
Note: Burlington Electric Department (BED) Customers should contact BED directly.
Public Information Officer|
128 Lakeside Avenue
Burlington, VT 05401
Phone: (888) 921-5990
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