Avista Utilities (Electric) - Commercial Lighting Energy Efficiency Program (Washington)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Washington

Name Avista Utilities (Electric) - Commercial Lighting Energy Efficiency Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial
Eligible Technologies Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, LED Lighting
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Custom Incentive: $0.08-$0.20 /first year kWh saved

T12 Conversion Incentives
Special Fluorescent Fixtures: $8 - $40
4-Foot Fluorescent Fixtures: $16-$64
8-Foot Fluorescent Fixtures: $32-$128

Interior/Exterior Non-T12 Incentives
HID Lighting Replacements: $55-$500
Incandescent Replacements: $10-$40
LED Exit Signs: $25

Occupancy Sensors: $35

Equipment Requirements Eligibility for lighting products not listed in the T12 Conversion Form or Interior/Exterior Non-T12 Form (available on the program website) will be handled on a site-specific basis.

Installation Requirements Incentives are for Avista customers of rate schedules 11 or above.

Program Administrator Avista Utilities
Website http://www.avistautilities.com/business/rebates/washington_idaho/Pages/incentive_6.aspx

References DSIRE[1]


Avista Utilities' Commercial Lighting Program provides incentives for lighting upgrades. New construction projects and proved energy saving lighting measures not listed on rebate form are evaluated on a site-specific basis. Incentive amounts vary; some common lighting upgrades eligible for incentives through the program include:

  • T12 fluorescents to T8 fluorescents
  • High bay HID lighting to T5 or T8 fluorescents
  • High bay HID lighting to pulse-start metal halide lighting
  • Incandescent to compact fluorescents or cold cathode fluorescents
  • Incandescent exit signs to LED exit signs

For more information regarding lighting requirements, incentive amounts, and program guidelines, visit Avista's website or contact the utility directly.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Avista Utilities
Department Customer Service
Address PO Box 3727
Place Spokane, Washington
Zip/Postal Code 99220
Phone (800) 227-9187

Email AskAvista@AvistaUtilities.com
Website http://www.everylittlebit.com/FindRebates.aspx
Contact Name Camille Martin

Phone (509) 495-4276

Email lighting_incentives@avistautilities.com
Website http://www.avistautilities.com/business/rebates/washington_idaho/Pages/incentive_6.aspx

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"