Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 08/13/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Clothes Washers, Water Heaters, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Building Insulation, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
|Amount:||Improvement to Existing Lighting System: $10 - $400/fixture|
Improvement to Existing Lighting Controls: $35 - $60/unit
New Construction Lighting: $10 - $50
New Construction Energy Smart Design Office: $0.25 - $0.50 sq/ft
New Construction Custom Projects: $0.27/kWh verified annual energy savings
Improvements to Existing Building Insulation: $0.21 - $0.48/sq ft
Existing Buildings Custom Projects: $0.20/kWh verified annual energy savings
Clothes Washer: $75 - $180 per unit
Refrigerator: $100 - $200
Freezer: $200 - $700
Water Heater: $25
Smart Power Strips: $20
Computer Power Management Software: $10/controlled unit
|Maximum Incentive:||All Lighting: up to 70% of project cost|
All Custom: up to 70% of incremental energy project costs
|Eligible System Size:||Energy Smart Design Office: For buildings 100,000 sq ft or smaller|
Improvements to Existing Building Insulation: For Office/Retail buildings 5,000 sq ft or smaller
|Equipment Requirements:||Clothes Washer: Must be Energy Star, Gas ($75); Electric ($180)|
Refrigerator/Freezer: CEE Tier 2 listed; rebates vary based upon size of unit
Water Heater: Must be electric
Port Angeles Public Works and Utilities provides incentives for business customers to increase the energy efficiency of eligible facilities. Rebates are offered for a variety of improvements including increased insulation levels, installation of energy efficient commercial appliances, lighting retrofits, and custom projects. To qualify, the work must be completed by a City Authorized Contractor. To participate, interested customers must first fill out a rebate application located on the program web site. For detailed information on specific rebates look at the Commercial Energy Conservation Rebate Brochure and Commercial Appliance Rebate Brochure provided by the program. Contact Port Angeles Public Works and Utilities for more information regarding this program.
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