New Hampshire Electric Co-op - Commercial and Municipal Retrofit Energy Efficiency Programs

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Eligibility: 
Commercial
Industrial
Local Government
Savings Category: 
Lighting
Lighting Controls/Sensors
Compressed air
Caulking/Weather-stripping
Building Insulation
Motors
Motor VFDs
Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
Custom/Others pending approval
LED Lighting
Maximum Rebate: 

Incentives vary depending on program, equipment, type of customer, and kW demand of customer. Consult utility website for specific program details.

Program Info
Sector Name: 
Utility
Administrator: 
New Hampshire Electric Co-op
State: 
New Hampshire
Program Type: 
Rebate Program
Rebate Amount: 

Lighting: $5- $200/fixture, or 35%-50% of the installed cost
Lighting Controls: $20 - $50, or 35%-50% of the installed cost
Electronically Commutated Motors: $75 per motor
Motors: $75-$3,295 per motor
Variable Frequency Drives: $650 - $4,400 per VFD
Compressed Air: $170-$200/HP plus $2.75 gallon of storage installed
Custom: The lesser of 35% of the incremental cost or a 1 year pay-back if the project qualifies

Summary: 

New Hampshire Electric Co-op offers incentives to commercial and municipal members for retrofit projects. Incentives are capped at $30,000 per member. 

New Hampshire Electric Co-op offers incentives to its commercial and industrial customers to encourage energy efficiency. The program offers prescriptive and custom rebates designed to cover the lesser of a one year payback, or 35%-50% of the cost of purchasing energy efficient equivalent, up to the member's incentive cap. 

Rebates are available for energy-efficient lighting and controls, energy-efficient motors, variable frequency drives (VFDs), and approved custom projects. For full details on program terms and conditions, rebates amounts, and equipment requirements, visit the program website listed above.

NHEC also offers smartSTART financing, where eligible projects can be financed through the savings generated by the products themselves. SmartSTART eligible projects include weatherization, lighting and lighting controls, and other verifiable energy saving measures.