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Wyoming

Incentives/Policies for Energy Efficiency

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Small Business Non-Profit Energy Audit Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 02/13/2013
Program Overview:
State: Wyoming
Incentive Type: State Grant Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Energy Audits
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Nonprofit, Local Government
Amount:75% of the cost of an energy audit
Maximum Incentive:$5,000
Program Budget:$75,000 per fiscal year
Web Site: http://www.wyomingbusiness.org/program/small-business-non-profit-...
Summary:

This matching grant provides 75% for a level 2 energy audit up to a maximum of $2,500. A Level 2 Energy audit will include quantifications of energy users and losses through a detailed review and analysis of equipment, systems, and operation characteristics. Standard energy engineering calculations will be used to determine efficiencies and calculate energy and costs savings based on the costs of any suggested improvements. The audit will include an economic analysis of the recommended conservation measures. 

After the energy audit is conducted then grantee may use remainder of grant to pursue energy retrofits identified in the audit. Retrofit and audit. Retrofit and audit funds are up to a maximum total of $5,000 with a 75% reimbursement. 

Manufacturers may use the audit to qualify for a sales tax abatement on the energy used in the manufacturing process.

The Energy Audit and Renewable Energy Development Assistance Program is a separate, but similar, grant program administered by the Wyoming State Energy Office and the University of Wyoming.


 
Contact:
  Sherry Hughes
Wyoming Business Council
State Energy Program
214 W. 15th Street
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: (307) 777-2824
Fax: (307) 777-2838
E-Mail: sherry.hughes@wyo.gov
Web Site: http://www.wyomingbusiness.org
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