Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 05/02/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers , Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Compressed air, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Motors, Motor VFDs, Custom/Others pending approval, Led Exit Signs, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Data Center Equipment, Food Service Equipment, LED Lighting, Economizers, HVAC Controls
|Amount:||Energy Analysis Assistance: Contact Seattle City Light|
Commissioning Assistance: Contact Seattle City Light
Prescriptive Commercial Rebates
Lighting: $0.02 - $0.23/kWh saved or $3 - $86/fixture
Lighting Controls: $0.20 - $0.26/kWh saved or $30 - $90/sensor
HVAC Controls: $0.20 - $0.23
Chillers: $0.23-$0.34 per kWh saved
Air Conditioners: $0.20 -$0.23 per kWh saved
Heat Pumps $0.20-$0.27 per kWh saved
Economizers: $0.20 - $0.23
Cooling Towers: $0.23 - $0.27
Server Virtualization: $150 per server removed
Air Flow Management: $0.17 - $0.20
Variable Frequency Drives: $0.23 - $0.27
Transformers: $0.23 - $0.27
Process Loads: $0.23 - $0.27
Air Compressors: $0.23 - $0.27
Refrigeration Equipment: $30 - $300
Vending Machine Controls: $90
Hot Food Holding Cabinets $200–$500
Electric Steam Cookers $750
Electric Convention Ovens $300 - $2,000
Ice Machine: $100 - $300
Seattle City Light (SCL) works with design teams of their commercial and industrial customers to create high performance buildings with low long-term operating costs. The utility provides financial support for professional engineering services to research and evaluate various building system designs. Click here for more information.
The utility also offers funding to help customers develop an independent commissioning plan. Click here for details.
Financial assistance is also available for the installation of equipment and controls that go beyond energy code requirements. Examples include lighting and controls, HVAC equipment, and custom measures. These rebates are based on energy savings gained from equipment upgrades. Contact Seattle City Light for more information on this program.
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