Santee Cooper - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

October 17, 2022

Summary

Santee Cooper provides rebates to its commercial customers. These rebates are for certified and non-certified retrofit lighting, lighting controls, and underwater LED lighting. Rebate amounts are different for new construction versus retrofits. Contact the utility for more information. 

 

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: South Carolina
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://www.santeecooper.com/Save-Energy-Money/For-My-Business/Index.aspx
Administrator: Santee Cooper
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Water Heat
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Motor VFDs
  • Commercial Cooking Equipment
  • Pool Pumps
  • LED Lighting
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Incentive Amount: Existing Buildings:
Certified Retrofit Lighting/Underwater LED Lighting: $0.40/reduced watt
Non-Certified Retrofit Lighting: $0.10/reduced watt
Lighting Controls: Up to $50
HVAC Equipment: Varies by type
Smart Thermostats: $50
Commercial Refrigeration and Kitchen Equipment: Varies by type
Heat Pump Water Heater: $350
Solar Water Heater: $500
Drain Water Heat Recovery: $400
Aerators and Pipe Installation: $3/1.75 GPM Showerhead; $3/Linear Foot of Pipe Installation
Pool Pumps: Varies by type:

New Construction:
Certified Retrofit Lighting/Underwater LED Lighting: $0.20/reduced watt
Non-Certified Retrofit Lighting: $0.10/reduced watt
Equipment Requirements: Equipment must meet efficiency levels documented on program website

Incentives

This program has 5 incentives
Technologies: Lighting Controls/Sensors
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Installers/Contractors
Parameters: The incentive has a minimum of $50.00
Technologies: Lighting, LED Lighting
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Installers/Contractors
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 0.10 $/W, The incentive has a minimum of 0.20 $/W
Technologies: Programmable Thermostats
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Installers/Contractors
Parameters: The incentive is 50.00 $
Technologies: Water Heaters
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Installers/Contractors
Parameters: The incentive is 350.00 $
Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Sectors: Commercial, Industrial, Installers/Contractors
Parameters: The incentive is 500.00 $

Contact

Name: EmpowerSC Support Services
Organization: Santee Cooper
Address: 305A Gardner Lacy Road
Myrtle Beach SC 29579
Phone: (843) 761-8000
Email: energy.advisor@santeecooper.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.