The New Year comes with a new wave of energy rebates for businesses.
Consumers Energy Business Energy Efficiency Program offers incentives to help businesses reduce energy use by improving the efficiency of their equipment. Your tax dollars go into this pool of funds, why not take advantage of this program. These funds are limited and do run out, for this reason the sooner you apply the better chance you have to dive in and take advantage of available rebate funds.
Available Energy Rebates for Businesses
Heating, cooling, ventilation and refrigeration equipment updates are one of the best ways to lower energy costs for most businesses, in addition, provides the largest opportunity for rebate money. Upgrading to high efficiency boilers, furnaces, air cooling and refrigeration units will save you money, at the same time has potential to decrease repair costs.
There are incentive/rebates available for upgrading to LED Lighting. Updating your lighting is another effective way to save on energy costs for your business.
Buy Michigan Bonus
If you use Michigan-made products in your energy saving projects you may be eligible for an additional bonus incentive. An affidavit from the manufacturer attesting the product’s eligibility is required before you apply.
How to apply for Energy Rebates
Learn more and get a copy of the 2017 incentive application at Consumers Energy Incentive Program Application. This application includes charts for calculating incentive amounts in specific categories. These include lighting, veritable frequency drives, compressed air, miscellaneous electric and much more.