Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana (Gas) - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebates (Indiana)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Indiana

Name Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana (Gas) - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebates
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Fed. Government, Local Government, Nonprofit, State Government
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Custom/Others pending approval, Furnaces, Programmable Thermostats, Steam-system upgrades, Water Heaters, Food Service Equipment, Tankless Water Heaters, Infrared Heater, Modulating Burner Control, Tune-Ups
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Boilers: $4/MMbtu

Boiler Modulating Burner Control: up to $5000
Boiler Reset Control or Tune-Up: $250
Boiler Tune-up: $200
Furnace: $150 - $275
Tank Water Heater: $125 - $150
Tankless Water Heater: $150
Hybrid Instantaneous Water Heater: $125
Steam Trap Servicing: $175 - $200
Infrared Heater: $5/MMbtu
Programmable Thermostat: $25
Pool Covers: $0.75/sq ft (Outdoor); $1.75/sq ft (Indoor)
Food Service Equipment: $74 - $750
Custom: $0.75 - $1.00/Therm saved in first year

Equipment Requirements Boiler: 90% AFUE (if less than 300,000 btu/h input rating); 90% Combustion Efficiency (if greater than or equal to 300,000 btu/h input rating)

Boiler Modulating Burner Control: Minimum 5 to 1 turn-down ratio
Furnace: 92% AFUE or higher; Business must use Natural Gas for all space heating needs
Water Heater: .67 EF or higher
Tankless Water Heater: Minimum 0.82 Energy Factor
Boiler Tune-Up: Boiler Sizer and tune-up details must be provided

Maximum Incentive Boilers: $5,000

Boiler Modulating Burner Control: $5,000
Infrared Heater: $700
Custom: Contact Vectren

Program Administrator Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana

References DSIRE[1]


Vectren Energy Delivery offers commercial natural gas customers in Indiana rebates for the installation of certain types of efficient natural gas equipment. Prescriptive equipment rebates are available for measures including furnaces, boilers, boiler controls, pool covers, water heaters, stream trap servicing and food service equipment. A custom incentive program is available for projects that do not qualify under the prescriptive rebate program.

The custom rebate program offers rebates of $0.50 per therm for energy savings of up to 7,500 therms, $0.75 per therm for energy savings of between 7,500 - 24,999 therms and a $1 per therm for energy savings of 25,000 or greater. Contact Vectren for eligibility requirements and for maximum incentive amounts. Customers interested in the custom rebate program should contact Vectren to see if a potential project will qualify for a rebate.

Prescriptive rebate forms must be completed within 90 days of the date of equipment purchase or service. Please consult the program web site for additional information about program requirements, eligible equipment, and applications.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Program Information - Vectren Prescriptive Rebates
Department Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana
Address PO Box 3552
Place Evansville, Indiana
Zip/Postal Code 47734-3552
Phone (866) 240-8476

Contact Name Jay Boser
Department Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana
Address 6500 Clyo Road
Place Centerville, Ohio
Zip/Postal Code 45459
Phone (866) 240-8476
Phone 2 (937) 312-2554

  • 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)"