Philadelphia Gas Works - Commercial and Industrial Equipment Rebate Program

March 10, 2023


Philadelphia Gas Works' (PGW) Commercial-sized Efficient Equipment rebates are available to all PGW firm-rate customers installing qualifying natural gas equipment. All equipment must meet program requirements in order to be eligible for rebates. Application including the purchase date, manufacturer, model, purchase price, and proof of payment. The qualifying equipment for rebates must be purchased and installed within the promotion dates. 

See the program web site for more information on rebate amounts, equipment requirements and fund availability. 

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Pennsylvania
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Philadelphia Gas Works
Start Date: 9/1/2011
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat recovery
  • Steam-system upgrades
  • Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
  • Commercial Cooking Equipment
Incentive Amount: Natural Gas Boiler: $2,700 to $9,000 based on the equipment size.
Low-Intensity Infrared Heater: $300/unit
Commercial Hot Water Heater (storage or tankless): $4.25/MBH
Showerhead Aerator: $18/unit (minimum 10)
Faucet Aerator: $5/unit (minimum 10)
Boiler Reset Control: $400
Steam Trap Replacements: $50-$150 based on the steam trap type.
High Efficiency food service equipment: Varies, see website for details
Building Roof Insulation: $0.60/sf
Maximum Incentive: Most rebates are limited to $25,000 at an individual address. However, to encourage the submission of comprehensive rebate applications for commercial and multifamily projects, we offer higher rebate incentive caps for projects that incorporate eligible equipment and other improvements from multiple measure categories. Incentives across all projects are capped at $150,000 per customer per year. Learn more about the new tiered incentive structure.
Installation Requirements: Must be installed by a licensed contractor


Name: Customer Service
Address: P.O. Box 3500
Philadelphia PA 19122
Phone: (215) 235-1212

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.