MidAmerican Energy (Gas) - Commercial EnergyAdvantage Rebate Program

November 30, 2015


MidAmerican Energy offers a variety of incentives for commercial natural gas customers to improve the energy efficiency of facilities. Rebates are generally available to both gas and electric customers. Natural gas customers are eligible for HVAC, food service, and insulation incentives. Detailed information regarding incentive amounts, program instructions and equipment requirements are located on the program web site listed above. Only MidAmerican customers may receive rebates if the purchased equipment is eligible. Rebate application forms are available on the utility web site.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Iowa
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.midamericanenergy.com/ee/ia_bus_rebates_heating.aspx
Administrator: MidAmerican Energy
Start Date: 1/1/2012
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Building Insulation
  • Windows
  • Other EE
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Tankless Water Heater
Incentive Amount: Furnaces: $250-$400
Fan Motors for Natural Gas Furnaces: $50
Boilers: $150-$400 or $0.80/MBtuh x $0.20/TE over 82
Water Heaters/Tankless Water Heaters: $50-$300 or $0.80/MBtuh x $0.20/TE over 85
Programmable Thermostats: $20
Commercial Cooking Equipment: $200 - $500
Window Film: $2/sq. ft.
Doors: 2.25/sq. ft.-$50
Attic/Roof/Sidewall Insulation: $0.01 - $0.015 x (R-value increase x Area in square ft.)
Weather Stripping/Caulking/Foam Backer Rod: 70% of cost up to $525
Equipment Requirements: See applicable program brochure on program website for respective equipment requirements
Installation Requirements: Incentives exceeding $10,000 require preapproval by MidAmerican


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.