Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 11/26/2012
||Local Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Chillers , Furnaces , Boilers, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Unspecified Technologies
|Amount:||Large Properties |
10-14.9% energy savings: 10% of project costs
15-24.9% energy savings: 20% of project costs
25% or more energy savings: 30% of project costs
10-14.9% energy savings: 20% of project costs
15-24.9% energy savings: 40% of project costs
25% or more energy savings: 60% of project costs
|Maximum Incentive:||Large Properties: $300,000|
Small Properties: $30,000
Milwaukee Energy Efficiency (Me2) offers rebates for businesses that make energy efficiency improvements to their properties. In order to qualify, interested businesses must contact Me2 to set up a pre-assessment for their homes. Rebate amounts are based on the amount of energy savings improvements that are recommended.
Large businesses can receive:
- 10-14.9% energy savings: 10% of project costs
- 15-24.9% energy savings: 20% of project costs
- 25% or more energy savings: 30% of project costs
Small businesses can receive:
- 10-14.9% energy savings: 20% of project costs
- 15-24.9% energy savings: 40% of project costs
- 25% or more energy savings: 60% of project costs
This program is part of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Better Buildings Program. The DOE has awarded over $500 million in federal funds to more than 40 states, local governments, and organizations to administer local programs targeting a variety of building types. Combined, these local programs are expected to improve the efficiency of more than 170,000 buildings through 2013 and save up to $65 million in energy costs annually.
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