MidAmerican Energy (Gas & Electric) - Commercial EnergyAdvantage Rebate Program

April 07, 2011


MidAmerican Energy offers a variety of incentives for their commercial customers to improve the energy efficiency of their facilities. Qualified equipment includes air conditioners, heat pumps, motors, lighting measures, water heaters, cooking equipment and refrigeration equipment. For information, including detailed incentive amounts and rebate applications, interested customers should call 800-894-9599 or visit the program web site listed above.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: South Dakota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.midamericanenergy.com/ee/sd_bus.aspx
Administrator: MidAmerican Energy Company
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • Chillers
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Building Insulation
  • Motors
  • Motor VFDs
  • Other EE
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Incentive Amount: Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures: $6 - $42/fixture
Lighting Occupancy Sensors: $20
Metal Halide Fixtures: $25 or $50
LED traffic lighting retrofit: $20 - $50
Room Air Conditioners: $25
Central Air Conditioners: See rebate brochure
Air/Water Source Heat Pumps: See rebate brochure
Geothermal Heat Pumps (Closed Loop): $300/heating ton; $300/loop ton
Geothermal Heat Pumps (Open Loop): $300/heating ton
Packaged Terminal A/C or Heat Pumps: $50
Chillers: varies by kW/ton and efficiency factors
Furnaces: $250 - $400
Fan Motors for Natural Gas Furnaces: $50
Boilers: $150 - $400
Electric Water Heaters: $50
Natural Gas Water Heaters: $75
Programmable Thermostats: $25
Motors: $25 - $1,595
Ice Makers: $100
Solid/Glass Door Refrigerators: $100 - $225
Solid Door Freezers: $50 - $125
Hot Food Holding Cabinets: $250
Natural Gas Fryers: $500
Natural Gas Convection Ovens: $200
Natural Gas Conveyor Ovens: $500
Natural Gas Steam Cookers: $500
Attic/Roof/Sidewall Insulation: $0.01 - $0.02 x (R-value increase x Area in square ft.)
Equipment Requirements: See applicable program brochure on program website for respective equipment requirements
Installation Requirements: Incentives exceeding $10,000 require preapproval by MidAmerican


Name: EnergyAdvantage Programs
Address: P.O. Box 7232
Des Moines IA 50309-7232
Phone: (800) 894-9599
Email: EnergyExpert@midamerican.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.