Unitil (Electric) - Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Programs (New Hampshire)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place New Hampshire

Name Unitil - Commercial and Industrial Energy Efficiency Programs
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Construction, Industrial, Institutional
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Chillers, Compressed air, Custom/Others pending approval, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motor VFDs, Motors, Processing and Manufacturing Equipment, LED Lighting, High Efficiency Dryer
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Small Business and Multifamily: free technical assessment and % of installed cost for recommended measures

Custom: 35% of cost
Fluorescent Fixtures: $25
Lighting Sensors: $25-$50
LED Traffic Light: $60-$80
Motor Retrofits: $75-$3295
Motor VFDs: $1050-$4400
Air Compressor: $120-$200/HP
New Construction Fluorescent Fixtures: $15
New Construction Lighting Sensors: $25-$50
New Construction EC Motors: $150
New Construction VFD: $800-$1575
New Construction A/C and Heat Pumps: $70-$175/ton
New Construction Chillers: $11-$25/ton + $2-$4/ton performance rebate
New Construction Air Compressors: $45-$140
New Construction High Efficiency Dryer: $5-$7/CFM
New Construction Custom: 75% of incremental cost

Eligible System Size Small Business Energy Efficiency: Less than 200 KW usage
Equipment Requirements Appliances must be ENERGY STAR rated

Maximum Incentive New Construction: 75% of incremental cost

Retro-fit: 35% of installed cost
Custom: 1 year payback

Program Administrator Unitil Energy Systems
Website http://www.unitil.com/energy-efficiency/electric-programs-rebates-assistance

References DSIRE[1]


Unitil offers three different programs for its commercial, industrial, and institutional customers in New Hampshire: the Small Business Energy Efficiency Services Program, the Large Business Retrofit Program, and the Large C&I New Construction Program. The New Construction Rebate Program will provide lower incentives in most cases. Incentives are available for motors, chillers, variable speed drives, HVAC equipment, lighting fixtures, lighting controls and custom measures. All equipment purchased must meet the program requirements stated on the program web site and application forms. Contact Unitil for additional information on this program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Unitil (Commercial) EE Information
Department Unitil Energy Systems
Division Customer Service
Address One McGuire Street
Place Concord, New Hampshire
Zip/Postal Code 03301
Phone (800) 852-3339

Email efficiency@unitil.com
Website http://www.unitil.com/
Contact Name Ed Mailloux
Department Unitil Energy Systems
Division Sr. Program Coordinator - Large Business Energy Efficiency Programs
Address One McGuire Street
Place Concord, New Hampshire
Zip/Postal Code 03301
Phone (603) 773-6541

Website http://www.unitil.com/

  • 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)"