Liberty Utilities - Commercial & Industrial Energy Efficiency Rebates

March 26, 2024


Liberty Utilities offers a Commercial/Industrial Prescriptive Rebate Program to its non-residential customers in Arkansas who purchase certain high-efficiency equipment for eligible facilities. A variety of prescriptive rebates are available to all electric customers served under any non-residential rate schedule in the Empire service territory. These programs provide a means to reduce operating costs and increase efficiency concepts that are key components to operating successful businesses. Through these programs, Liberty offers incentives to help lower the cost of identifying and purchasing energy-efficient equipment for use in your facilities. Examples of equipment that might be rebated include high-efficiency lighting, air conditioning, heating systems, motors, refrigeration, energy managements systems, and just about anything else that uses electricity. Customers may receive incentive amount up to $20,000 per facility per program year.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Arkansas
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Liberty Utilities
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • Chillers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Motors
  • Motor VFDs
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • LED Lighting
  • HVAC
Incentive Amount: Lighting
Lighting Controls: $25-$135
Lighting Optimization: $6-$8 /fixture
Lighting Fixture: $27-$90 /fixture
LED Lamp Replacement: $7-$8 /fixture
LED Parking Garage/Canopy: $40-$280 /fixture
LED Wall Mounted Area Lights: $40-$280 /fixture
LED Exit Signs: $17 /fixture
LED Flood Lights: $40 /fixture

Water Cooled Chiller: $35-$50 /ton
Room A/C: $20 /unit
Central A/C: $10-$30 /ton
Heat Pump: $50 /ton
Packaged Terminal A/C: $40 /unit
Packaged Terminal Heat Pump: $40 /unit
Guest Room Energy Management: $130 /unit
Variable Speed Drive: $500 /unit
Demand Controlled Ventilation: $700 /unit

Kitchen Measures
Evaporator Fan Control, with EMS: $80 /unit
Strip Curtain: $5 /linear ft
Night Covers: $20 /linear ft
Door Heater Controls: $40 /unit
Refrigeration Economizer: $150 /unit

Custom Project: $0.20 /kWh
Maximum Incentive: $20,000 per facility per year
Eligible System Size: See program website.
Equipment Requirements: See program website.

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.