Lansing Board of Water & Light - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebates

January 18, 2024


The Lansing Board of Water & Light (BWL) offers multiple energy efficiency rebate programs to residential homeowners and renters who are customers of BWL. Rebates are offered for programs including:

  1. Appliance recycling
  2. Energy Star appliances
  3. Energy Star lighting
  4. Heating and cooling
  5. Electrification
  6. Solar installations
  7. Plug-in electric vehicles

Some rebate amounts vary by equipment efficiency or capacity. Purchased products must meet all program standards in order to receive rebates. Application forms are available on the program website. Customers can contact BWL for any further information about these programs.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Michigan
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Lansing Board of Water & Light
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Photovoltaics
  • Clothes Washers
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Furnaces
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Building Insulation
  • Other EE
  • Pool Pumps
  • LED Lighting
  • Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment
Incentive Amount: Appliance Recycling
Refrigerator/Chest Freezer (Full Size): $50
Refrigerator/Freezer (Compact): $25
Room Air-Conditioning: $25
Dehumidifier: $25
Energy Star Appliances
Room Air Conditioner: $25
Dehumidifier: $50
Air Purifier: $75
Clothes Washer/Dryer: $25
Heat Pump Clothes Dryer: $75
Refrigerator: $50
Chest Freezer/Upright Freezer: $25
Heating & Cooling
Energy Star Whole Home Dehumidifier: $500
Central AC System: $75 - $150
Central Air-Source Heat Pump: $100 - $250
Mini Multi-Split Ductless Air-Source Heat Pump: $250
Smart/Wi-Fi Thermostat: $25
Energy Star Heat Pump Water Heater: $150
Energy Star Pool Pump: $150
AC/Heat Pump Tune-up: $50

Energy Star Lighting: Varies, instant rebates via online shop

Electrification Offers
See website for full list of rebates.
Install My Own Solar:
Solar PV: $500/kW, up to $2000 (4 kW)

Electric Vehicle Charging
PEV Off-Peak Savers Program: up to $500
Second Meter Installation: Up to $1,000
Maximum Incentive: Room Air-Conditioning: Limit 4 Units
Dehumidifier: Limit 4 Units
Air Purifier: Limit 1 Unit
Clothes Washer: Limit 1 Unit
Clothes Dryer: Limit 1 Unit
Heat Pump Clothes Dryer: Limit 1 Unit
Refrigerator: Limit 1 Unit
Chest Freezer/Upright Freezer: Limit 1 Unit
Smart/WiFi Thermostat: Limit 1 Unit
Solar PV: up to $2000 (4 kW)
EV Charging Station: up to $4,500 per station, up to 3 stations per location.
Equipment Requirements: See program website.


Name: Customer Service Center
Organization: Lansing Board of Water & Light
Lansing MI 48917
Phone: (517) 702-6006

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.