American Municipal Power (Public Electric Utilities) - Efficiency Smart Business Program

February 23, 2017


Efficiency Smart®provides energy efficiencyservices topublic power communities that subscribe to its services. Efficiency Smart assists residential, commercial, and industrial customers of these participating municipal electric systems to reduce their energy consumption and save money through improved energy efficiency.  
Rebates are available for projects that include efficient lighting, HVAC, motors, compressed air, refrigeration, food service, and more.
The Business Energy Rebates program offers pre-set rebates for small to medium sized businesses with annual electric usage between 20,000 kWh and 500,000 kWh across all locations.  The Custom program provides tailored services with dedicated account management, customized financial incentives and technical assistance for organizations that use more than 500,000 kWh of electricity annually. 
Please contact or 877-889-3777 prior to beginning a project to confirm program and incentive-level eligibility.


Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Ohio
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Lighting
  • Chillers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Compressed air
  • Motor VFDs
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Vending Machine Controls
  • LED Lighting
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Incentive Amount: Business Energy Rebates program: Varies, view program website
Custom program: Varies, contact Efficiency Smart
Eligible System Size: Business Energy Rebates Program: annual electric usage 20,000 kWh - 500,000 kWh/year
Commercial and Industrial customers with annual electrical usage over 500,000 kWh may qualify for custom program.


This program has 4 incentives
Technologies: Air conditioners
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 35.00 $/ton, The incentive has a minimum of 40.00 $/ton
Technologies: Heat pumps
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Parameters: The incentive is 80.00 $/ton
Technologies: Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Parameters: The incentive is 200.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Chillers
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Parameters: The incentive is 25.00 $/ton


Address: 1111 Schrock Road, Suite 203
Columbus OH 43229
Phone: (877) 889-3777

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.