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Incentives/Policies for Energy Efficiency

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Pacific Power - FinAnswer Express   

Last DSIRE Review: 12/04/2012
Program Overview:
State: Washington
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Ceiling Fan, Equipment Insulation, Water Heaters, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers , Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Heat recovery, Compressed air, Programmable Thermostats, Building Insulation, Windows, Motors, Motor VFDs, Processing and Manufacturing Equipment, Agricultural Equipment, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Whole House Fans, Led Exit Signs, Room Air Conditioners, Evaporative Coolers, Vending Machine Controls, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Personal Computing Equipment, Food Service Equipment, Heat Pump Water Heaters, Small Compressed Air, Dairy/Farm Equipment, Irrigation, LED Lighting
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Nonprofit, Local Government, Construction, State Government, Agricultural, Institutional
Amount:Lighting
T-8 Lighting Fixtures: $0.25-$21
T-5 Lighting Fixtures: $0.25-$20
Cold Cathode: $5
CFLs: $5
Ceramic Metal Halide: $35
Pulse Start Metal Halide: $20 - $60
Induction: $125
LEDs: $10 - $100
Lighting Controls: $15 - $75
LED Exit Signs: $15
LED Signs: $5/lamp or /linear foot

HVAC
Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps: $25 - $75/ton
Geothermal Heat Pump: $25 - $50/ton
Evaporative Cooling: $0.06/ISR CFM
Indirect-Direct Evaporative Cooling: $0.12/kWh annual energy savings + $50/kW monthly demand savings
Chillers: $0.12/kWh annual energy savings + $50/kW monthly demand savings
Programmable Thermostat: $150
Occupancy Controller: $50
Variable Frequency Drives for HVAC Fans and Pumps: $65/HP
Green Motor Rewind: $1/HP

Building Envelope
Cool Roofs: $0.10/sq. ft.
Wall Insulation: $0.10/sq. ft.
Attic/Roof Insulation: $0.08/sq. ft.
Windows: $0.34/sq. ft.
Window Film: $0.12/kWh annual energy savings

Food Service
Commercial Dishwasher: $500-$2000
Holding Cabinet: $200 - $600
Steam Cooker: $750 - $840
Convection Oven: $350
Griddle: $250 - $350
Combination Oven: $1,000
Fryer: $200 - $300
Ice Machines: $125-$400
Refrigerator: $75-$175
Freezer: $100 - $800
Vending Machine: $150
LED Case Lighting: $10/linear foot
Case Occupancy Sensor: $1/linear foot
Commercial Oven: $300-$1000

Other
Clothes Washer: $150-$200
Compressed Air: Varies, See Website
Network Power Management: $7/PC
Smart Plug Strip: $15/unit
Custom: $0.10/kWh annual energy savings
Maximum Incentive:Lighting: 70% of cost
Incentive amount cannot reduce the project simple payback below one year
Installation Requirements:New Construction: 10% better than code
Web Site: http://www.pacificpower.net/bus/se/epi/washington/ilc/fe.html
Summary:

Pacific Power's FinAnswer Express Program includes incentives and technical assistance for lighting, HVAC and other equipment upgrades that increase energy efficiency and exceed code requirements in commercial and industrial facilities. Both retrofits of existing equipment and new construction projects are eligible for incentives. For retrofits, the utility may need to verify existing equipment. Prescriptive rebates and custom incentives calculated from energy savings are available.  For more information on program guidelines, specific equipment requirements, and eligibility, visit the utility's web site.


 
Contact:
  Customer Service - Pacific Power
Pacific Power
825 NE Multnomah
Portland, OR 97232
Phone: (800) 222-4335
E-Mail: energy.expert@pacificorp.com
Web Site: http://www.pacificpower.net
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