NV Energy -Energy Smart Schools Program

April 12, 2023


The Energy Smart Schools program helps Nevada school districts reduce energy consumption, improve learning environments, and save money by implementing energy efficiency improvements in new and existing schools served by NV Energy. The Program helps schools identify cost-effective projects, offers design assistance, and provides financial incentives to help offset the cost of efficiency projects.

Measures eligible for incentives:

  • Energy efficient lighting and occupancy sensors
  • Vending machine sensors
  • Heating and air conditioning upgrades
  • Energy management systems
  • Window film
  • Premium efficiency motors
  • Set-back thermostats
  • LED gym lighting
  • PC power management
  • Custom applications

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Nevada
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://www.nvenergy.com/business/saveenergy/incentives/schools.cfm
Administrator: Nevada Power Company
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
  • Windows
  • Motors
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • Vending Machine Controls
  • Personal Computing Equipment
  • LED Lighting
Incentive Amount: Incentives are $0.05 per first-year kWh savings for all projects and cannot exceed project costs. Pre-notification is required for all projects. Funds are available January through December or until exhausted.


Name: Andrew DuMond
Phone: (775) 741-8922
Email: adumond@clearesult.com

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.