National Fuel (Gas) - Small Commercial Conservation Program (New York)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place New York

Name National Fuel (Gas) - Small Commercial Conservation Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Custom/Others pending approval, Furnaces, Heat pumps, Heat recovery, Programmable Thermostats, Water Heaters, Tankless Water Heaters
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Custom Rebates: $15/Mcf x the gas savings

Unit Heater: $1000 Hot Air Furnace: $500 Low Intensity Infrared Heating: $500 Programmable Thermostat: $25 Hot Water Boiler: $600-$3500 Steam Boiler: $600-$2000 + $2/kBtuh Tankless Water Heaters: $350 Storage Tank Water Heater: $150 Fryer: $750 Convection Oven: $500 Combination Oven: $750 Broiler: $500 Steamer: $750 Griddle: $500

Eligible System Size Small non-residential customers whose facilities use less than 12,000 cubic feet of natural gas per year are eligible.
Equipment Requirements Unit Heater: 90% AFUE

Hot Air Furnace: 90% AFUE
Programmable Thermostat: ENERGY STAR
Hot Water Boiler: 85% AFUE
Steam Boiler: 81% AFUE
Tankless Water Heaters: 0.78 EF
Storage Tank Water Heater: 0.61 EF
Convection Oven: 40% AFUE
Combination Oven: 40% AFUE
Broiler: 30% AFUE
Griddle: 45% AFUE

Installation Requirements Incentives are for improvements directly related to gas equipment energy savings, and all appliances must be installed by a contractor.

Maximum Incentive Custom Rebates: $25,000

Program Administrator New York State Energy Research and Development Authority

References DSIRE[1]


In conjunction with NYSERDA's Existing Facilities Program, National Fuel provides an energy efficient equipment application for custom and standard rebates. These rebates are available for large businesses using less than 12,000 cubic feet of natural gas per year. Rebates are available up to $25,000 for commercial entities.

Customized rebates are available for equipment purchased and installed after July 1, 2010. Mearsures must be installed by a qualified contractor.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Eric Mazzone
Department New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Address 17 Columbia Circle
Place Albany, New York
Zip/Postal Code 12203-6399
Phone (866) 697-3732 Ext:3371
Phone 2 (518) 862-1090

  • 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)"