Pedernales Electric Cooperative - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

May 23, 2022


For existing and new commercial construction, Pedernales Electric Cooperative provides incentives for kW saved through efficient lighting HVAC, and variable frequency drives (VFD). Rebates vary based upon whether construction is new or retrofit. Projects which indicate a 20 kW reduction or more will be eligible for incentives. Programs are tailored to each commercial entity after the customer submits a Commercial  Rebate Program Application. To qualify for incentives, participants must meet all program eligibility criteria and satisfy all installation requirements.Applications are available on the web site above. Follow all procedures detailed by utility and contact Pedernales Electric Cooperative for more information.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Texas
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Pedernales Electric Cooperative
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Lighting
  • Motor VFDs
  • HVAC
Incentive Amount: Lighting: $300/kW
HVAC: $270/kW
VFD's: $230/kW
Custom: $270/kW
Maximum Incentive: $9,000 per measure type.
Total project site not exceeding $27,000 in total savings.
Equipment Requirements: Flourescent T-8/ T-5 lights must meet CEE requirements.
LEDs must be Energy Star certified.
Exterior lighting must meet IDA rating criteria.
HVAC: System must be new.
VFD'S: Must be sized to motor; 100% usage of motor disqualifies use of this incentive.
Installation Requirements: At least 90% of lights being replaced must be operational.


This program has 3 incentives
Technologies: Lighting
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive is 300.00 $/kW
Technologies: Motor VFDs
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive is 230.00 $/kW
Technologies: HVAC
Sectors: Commercial
Parameters: The incentive is 270.00 $/kW

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.