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Oncor Electric Delivery - Commercial and Industrial Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 09/18/2014
Program Overview:
State: Texas
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers , Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Compressed air, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Windows, Roofs, Motor VFDs, Processing and Manufacturing Equipment, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Led Exit Signs, Cool Roof, Building Controls
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Photovoltaics, Biomass, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Schools, Local Government, Construction, State Government
Amount:Incentive amounts vary based on the type of qualifying energy efficiency measure installed. Incentives are available for both new construction and retrofit projects. Contact Oncor for more information.
Maximum Incentive:Basic Commercial: $300,000
Custom Commercial: Contact Oncor
Eligible System Size:Eligible projects must achieve at least $500 in deemed savings incentives to be eligible for the Basic Commercial Program or $10,000 in measured and verified savings to be eligible for the Custom Commercial Program
Equipment Requirements:See program website for full details.
Web Site: http://www.takealoadofftexas.com/index.aspx?id=commercial-standar...
Summary:

Oncor provides incentives to Service Providers who install approved energy efficiency measures in business, government, nonprofit, and worship facilities in Oncor's service area. Service providers can include energy service companies (ESCOs), energy consultants, contractors, individual customers, and retail electric providers. Generally, incentives are paid based on the kW and kWh saved and verified through a measurement and verification process. However, certain types of improvement projects have been assigned pre-determined "deemed savings" estimates by the Texas Public Utilities Commission (PUCT) and do not require verification. Currently, 17 types of cooling projects and nine types of lighting projects have deemed savings assigned and do not require measurement and verification if they are installed to the required specifications. Project sponsor incentives are capped at 20% of the incentive budget in a given budget year. Visit the Oncor program web site for additional details.


 
Contact:
  Customer Service
Oncor Electric Delivery
Dallas, TX 75266
Phone: (866) 728-3674
E-Mail: eecustinfo@oncor.com
Web Site: http://www.takealoadofftexas.com/index.aspx?id=commercial-standard-offer
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