Duke Energy Florida - Smart $aver Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

June 07, 2023


Duke Energy Florida offers incentives to its business customers for replacing their old equipment with high-efficiency models, and for making improvements to their existing equipment. Interested customers should refer to the program website and related brochures for more details including incentive levels and equipment requirements.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Florida
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://www.duke-energy.com/business/products/smartsaver
Administrator: Small/Medium Business Customer Service
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Chillers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Heat recovery
  • Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
  • Other EE
Incentive Amount: Building Envelope Improvements
Ceiling Insulation Upgrade (available for retrofit projects only): $0.17/sq. ft.
Wall Insulation (available for retrofit projects only): $0.10/sq. ft.

HVAC Equipment
High-Efficiency Chillers: $20 per ton
Large Unitary AC Units and Heat Pumps >65,000 Btu/h: $50 per ton
Packaged Terminal Heat Pumps and Air Conditioners (available for retrofit projects only): $67 per ton
Small Heat Pumps <65,000 Btu/h (available for retrofit projects only): $50 per ton

HVAC-Related Improvements
Demand Control Ventilation (DCV): $50 per ton
Duct Check Program (available for retrofit projects only): See program brochure
High-Efficiency Energy Recovery Ventilation (ERV): $.75 per CFM

Business Energy Check
Get a Free Energy Assessment, See website for details

Custom Incentive Program
Air-Cooled Chiller Maintenance Tune-up: Not Specified, contact Duke Energy
Thermal Energy Storage: up to $300 per kilowatt (kW) of reduced cooling at peak times.
Equipment Requirements: See program website for information on equipment requirements


Name: Progress Energy Florida
Organization: Small/Medium Business Customer Service
Address: PO Box 1551
Raleigh NC 27602
Phone: (877) 372-8477

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.