Commercial Refigeration & Kitchen Equipment Rebate Program

February 28, 2023


Efficiency Vermont offers rebates for ENERGY STAR-certified fryers, griddles, commercial ovens (combination and convection), and steam cookers. Custom rebates for other types of commercial cooking equipment may be available through Efficiency Vermont as well; contact Efficiency Vermont directly to learn more about these.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Vermont
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Commercial Cooking Equipment
  • LED Lighting
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Incentive Amount: Fryers: $750
Griddles: $400
Convection Ovens: $750
Steam Cookers: $1,750 Combination Ovens: Up to $2,000
Dishwashers: Up to $2,000
Conveyor Ovens: $1,000
Project Support: custom
Doors for Open Cases: $200/linear foot
Efficient Evaporator Fan Motors:$100
Evaporator Fan Motor Controls:$30/fan
ENERGY STAR Ice Machines: Up to $500
Floating HPC: $300/controller High-Efficiency Condensing Unit: Up to $2,000/unit
High-Efficiency Evaporators: Up to $1,500/unit
Hot Food Holding Cabinet: Up to $1,000
Pre-Rinse Spray Valves: $50
Q Sync Motors: Up to $100/motor
Rack Ovens: $2,500
Reach-In Refrigerators and Freezers: Up to $500
Refrigeration Leak Detection/Repair: up to $3,000
Refrigeration Door/Frame Heater Controls: $50/door
Refrigerator and Freezer Case LED Light Fixtures: $30
Refrigerator and Freezer Case Light Sensors: $30
Maximum Incentive: Varies by technology
Equipment Requirements: Must meet ENERGY STAR cooking efficiency and idle energy rate requirements
Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: Any electric system capacity credits and environmental credits belong to Efficiency Vermont


Name: Efficiency Vermont
Address: 20 Winooski Falls Way, 5th Floor
Winooski VT 05404
Phone: (888) 921-5990

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.