Xcel Energy (Gas) - Business Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs (Colorado)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Xcel Energy (Gas) - Business Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Industrial, Local Government, Schools, State Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Boilers, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Equipment Insulation, Furnaces, Heat recovery, Processing and Manufacturing Equipment, Programmable Thermostats, Steam-system upgrades, Water Heaters, Tankless Water Heaters, Boiler System Improvements, Energy Audits|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Hot Water Boilers (New/Non-Working Replacement): $750 - $3500/MMBTUh|
Hot Water Boilers (Working Replacement): $7000/MMBTUh
|Equipment Requirements|| Gas Boilers: 85% Efficiency or greater|
Furnace: 92% AFUE or greater; 150,000 BTUh capacity or greater
|Maximum Incentive|| Traps, Dampers, Tune-ups: $250/unit|
Steam Traps: $10,000/facility
|Program Administrator||Xcel Energy|
Xcel Energy offers rebate programs for Colorado commercial and industrial customers for a wide range of energy efficiency technologies including heating and custom natural gas incentives. In many cases, Xcel energy will cover at least part of the cost of an assessment, in addition to the equipment and installation rebates. If the customer would like to make energy efficiency improvements that are not included in this prescriptive rebate programs, they may be eligible for the custom rebate program. Information on incentive amounts and efficiency specifications can be found at the program web site; for more information on the rebate programs, customers should contact their business’ account manager.
Energy efficiency measures that exceed standard options but aren’t covered under prescriptive rebate programs fall under the Custom Energy Efficiency Program. Pre-approval is required to be reimbursed for custom measures and energy management automated building controls through rebates up to $4 per Dth. Xcel also offers engineering assistance efficiency studies and rebates of 75% up to $25,000 that help build a business case for running operations with the greatest efficiency. Contact Xcel for more information on these offerings.
|Contact Name||Business Solutions Center|
|Division|| Business Programs
|Phone|| (800) 481-4700
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.