Memphis Light, Gas and Water (Electric) - Commercial Efficiency Advice and Incentives Program (Tennessee)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Tennessee

Name Memphis Light, Gas and Water (Electric) - Commercial Efficiency Advice and Incentives Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Industrial
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Central Air conditioners, Chillers, Compressed air, Custom/Others pending approval, Dishwasher, Furnaces, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motors, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Steam-system upgrades, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Food Service Equipment, Ice Machines, Evaporative Coolers
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Commercial Dishwashers: $400 - $1500

Commercial Refrigerator: $60 - $100
Ice Machines: $100 - $400
Insulated Holding Cabinets: $250 - $600
Electric Steam Cookers: $400
Electric Convection Ovens: $200
Electric Griddles: $200
Electric Combination Ovens: $2,000
Motor Retrofit: $10 - $300
HVAC Systems: $40 per ton
T12 Fixture Replacement: $3 - $34
T8 Fixture Replacement: $2 - $12.50
HID Fixture Replacement: $13 - $80
Incandescent Fixture Replacement: $3 - $25.50
LED Exit Signs: $20
LED Refrigerated Case Lighting: $35.50 - $42.50
Occupancy Sensor/Daylight Controls: $20
Custom Incentives: $0.10 per first year kWh saved

Equipment Requirements All equipment and measures must comply with MLGW standards

Maximum Incentive 70% of project cost

Program Administrator Memphis Light, Gas and Water

References DSIRE[1]


Memphis Light, Gas and Water (MLGW), in partnership with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), offers a variety of energy efficient incentives to non-residential customers. The program provides rebates on a range of energy efficient equipment and measures for commercial and smaller industrial customers. Eligible customers include commercial customers on General Power Rate schedules and any customer on the Manufacturing Service Rate schedules with an effective demand of 5,000 kW or less. Eligible measures include upgrades to HVAC systems, lighting, food service equipment, refrigeration measures, motors and custom projects. MLGW will assist customers with the application and implementation process. See the program web site for more information.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service
Department Memphis Light, Gas and Water
Division Commercial Resource Center
Address P.O. Box 430
Place Memphis, Tennessee
Zip/Postal Code 38101
Phone (901) 528-4270


  • 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)"