Rocky Mountain Power - Self-Direction Credit Program (Wyoming)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Wyoming

Name Rocky Mountain Power - Self-Direction Credit Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial
Eligible Technologies Custom/Others pending approval
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Customers receive credits equal to 50% or 80% of eligible expenses

Eligible System Size For customers with more than 5,000,000 kWh annual usage or 1,000 kW peak load in the past 12 months; can aggregate meters to meet usage requirement.

Installation Requirements There is a $500 application fee per project.

Must be a one to five year simple payback for the project (or meet alternative criterion if payback is greater than 5 years)

Maximum Incentive 80% Credit: $400,000 per calendar year

50% Credit: $50,000 per calendar year

Program Administrator Rocky Mountain Power

References DSIRE[1]


Rocky Mountain Power offers a Self-Direction Credit program to its industrial and large commercial customers with annual electric usage of more than 5,000,000 kWh or a 1,000 kW peak load. Through this program, customers who pursue self-investments in energy efficiency and related demand-side management projects can receive credits of up to 80% of eligible costs. Credits of up to 50% of project costs are available to facilities which demonstrate that no cost-effective energy efficiency potential. The credit is applied against 100% of the customer’s monthly Customer Efficiency Services charge on their electric bill, until the entire credit is used.

Project costs eligible for credit through this program may include equipment costs, engineering and consulting expenses and finance charges. For new construction or expansion of existing facilities, eligible expenses are those expenses that are additional to achieve energy efficiency levels that exceed standard industry practice. Expenses are subject to Self-Direction Credit program administrator approval. Participating customers will have to pay a non-refundable $500 administrative fee. Additional information, including a program manual and factsheet, can be found on Rocky Mountain Power's web site.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Self-Direction Credit Program Administrator
Department Rocky Mountain Power
Address 2274 South 1300 East #G15-333
Place Salt Lake City, Utah
Zip/Postal Code 84106
Phone (888) 682-1234


  • 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)"