Cleco- Power Wise™ Commercial Program

August 11, 2023


Cleco's Power Wise™ Commercial Program provides a number of incentives to its small business, cities, schools, commercial, and industrial customers to save energy. Rebates and cash incentives are available for various qualifying equipment through prescriptive and custom programs. Cleco also offers rebates through its Commercial Kitchen Rebate program for energy-efficient kitchen equipment. See website for more details and how to apply.

Any non-residential customers who receive electricity from Cleco are eligible for the program. Customers who have average peak demand less than 100 kW can participate in the small business program. Other commercial and industrial customers who have peak demand greater than 100kW can participate in the commercial and industrial program. 

Please visit the program website for more information. 

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Louisiana
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Equipment Insulation
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Compressed air
  • Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
  • Motor VFDs
  • Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • Yes; specific technologies not identified
  • Insulation
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Commercial Cooking Equipment
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Incentive Amount: Small Business: $0.22 per KWh saved

Large Commercial and Industrial
Lighting: $0.16 per kWh saved
HVAC: $0.22 per kWh saved

Commercial Kitchen Rebate Program
Incentives Vary, see Website for details.
Maximum Incentive: Small Businesses: Incentives can pay up to 100 percent of the project cost and up to a maximum incentive of $25,000, whichever is less.

Large Commercial and Industrial: Incentives can pay up to a maximum incentive of $35,000.


Name: Cleco Customer Service
Phone: (180) 062-2653

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.