Efficiency Works - Business Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Offered by 4 Utilities)

January 26, 2023


Efficiency Works provides financial incentives for the utilities of Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont, and Loveland. Some eligible areas of rebates include retrofitting lighting, new lighting installation, food service equipment, windows, roofs, and motors. See website for further details on specific rebate amounts and requirements. In addition, businesses may qualify for a business efficiency grant. See the rebate application for further details.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Colorado
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://efficiencyworks.org/business/rebates/
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • Air conditioners
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Building Insulation
  • Windows
  • Roofs
  • Motors
  • Motor VFDs
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Vending Machine Controls
  • Commercial Cooking Equipment
  • Reflective Roofs
  • LED Lighting
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Incentive Amount: Lighting and Motors
See Website for full details
LED Lighting: $0.10-$1.00 per watt reduced
Lighting Controls: $0.25 bonus
Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs): $150-$300/hp

Custom Incentives
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Custom Energy: $0.10 per kWh (first year)
Custom Summer Peak Demand: $500/kW
Custom Water (Fort Collins only): $10 per 1,000 gallons/year saved

Food Service
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Food Service Equipment: Varies, see program website

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Grocery/Refrigeration Equipment: Varies widely, see program website for more details

Office and Appliances
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Office Equipment and Appliances: $7-$450

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Insulation: $0.06-$0.32/square foot
Windows: $3-$6/square foot
Window Film: $1.50/square foot
Cool Roof: $0.18/square foot

See Website for full details
Evaporative Condensing: $100 per ton
Evaporative Cooling: $0.20 per CFM
Programmable Thermostat: $100 per ton
Economizers: $10-$50 per ton
Demand Control Ventilation: $20 per ton
Advanced RTU Controllers: $200 per ton

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Water: Varies, see program website


Name: Energy Advising and Assessments
Organization: Efficiency Works Business
Phone: (970) 229-4823
Email: business@efficiencyworks.org

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.