The United Illuminating Company - MotorUp Commercial Rebate Program

June 28, 2010


The United Illuminating Company's MotorUp Premium Efficiency Motor Initiative gives rebates to industrial, commercial, institutional, and agricultural customers for installing premium-efficiency, three-phase motors. Rebates vary depending on the size and efficiency of the motor. To qualify for an incentive, the motor(s) must operate a minimum of 2,000 hours per year and meet efficiency standards listed on the application. Proof of purchase must be submitted with application form, including make, model, size, type and the date purchased. Applications are available at the website listed above.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Connecticut
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: The United Illuminating Company
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Motors
Incentive Amount: $45-$700/motor
Maximum Incentive: $700
Equipment Requirements: Eligibility extended to new premium-efficiency, three-phase 1-200 HP open drip proof (ODP) or totally enclosed fan cooled (TEFC) 1200, 1800 or 3600 RPM motors. To qualify for an incentive, the motor(s) must operate a minimum of 2,000 hours/year.


Name: Roy Haller
Organization: The United Illuminating Company
Address: 157 Church St
New Haven CT 06510
Phone: (203) 499-2025

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.