MidAmerican Energy - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

February 08, 2023


MidAmerican Energy offers two programs for commercial customers to improve the energy efficiency of facilities. The Small Business Express Program and the Direct Project Assistance Program.  MidAmerican Energy also offers new construction incentives, a curtailment program, an income-qualified multifamily housing program, and a shade tree program.

Visit the program website for more information on these rebates.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Iowa
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://www.midamericanenergy.com/IA-EE-Business
Administrator: MidAmerican Energy
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Air conditioners
  • Compressed air
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Motors
  • Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • Commercial Cooking Equipment
  • LED Lighting
  • Tankless Water Heater
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
  • Industrial System / Process Specific
Incentive Amount: Small Business Express
See Reference Sheet for complete information
Rebates are available for the categories below.
Heating, Cooling And Ventilation
Commercial Refrigeration and Kitchen
Compressed Air

Direct Project Assistance
Electric: $0.12-$0.18/kWh
Natural Gas: $1.50/therm
Maximum Incentive: Small Business Express
Small or mid-size facility is under 50,000 square feet and has total energy costs less than $100,000

Direct Project Assistance
Mid-to-large facilities with more than 50,000 square feet with total energy costs greater than $100,000.
Equipment Requirements: See program website


Name: MidAmerican Energy
Organization: MidAmerican Energy
Phone: (800) 432-8583

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.