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Invest in the energy efficiency of your business or agribusiness with short-term incentives and long-term savings. MidAmerican Energy rebates reduce the out-of-pocket costs of installing new energy-efficient equipment, which saves you money over the life of the equipment by reducing monthly energy bills and making your business environment more comfortable.

Heating
Rebates cannot exceed 70 percent of the installed cost (materials and reasonable labor). You will receive the lesser of the rebate amount or 70 percent of installed cost. View our heating tables.

Heat Pumps
Rebates cannot exceed 70 percent of the installed cost (materials and reasonable labor). You will receive the lesser of the rebate amount or 70 percent of installed cost. View our heat pumps table.

Controls
View our controls table.

Cooling
Rebates cannot exceed 70 percent of the installed cost (materials and reasonable labor). You will receive the lesser of the rebate amount or 70 percent of installed cost. View our cooling tables.

Qualifications
  • You must be a commercial or industrial business customer with facilities located in MidAmerican Energy Company’s Illinois service territory.
  • MidAmerican Energy Company must provide the primary electricity and/or natural gas to the equipment at the facility for which the rebate is being paid.
  • Equipment installed as a replacement unit, retrofit or in new construction is eligible.
How to apply for rebates
Download the heating, chillers, cooling, water heaters, or heat pumps application and send along with the product specifications, dated invoices and installation date(s). Once the measure is installed and your application is reviewed and approved by MidAmerican Energy, your incentive check will be issued. Allow 4-6 weeks for processing.

For more details, view the AHRI directory at www.ahridirectory.org.

Call 800-894-9599 with questions.

Nonresidential Equipment Custom Systems
How do your custom equipment and systems qualify for rebates? Technology always is changing with new and innovative high-efficiency products. MidAmerican Energy encourages these innovations and will review your equipment or systems to determine if they qualify. Examples of projects that may qualify:
  • Lighting redesign
  • Occupancy sensors for lighting other than fluorescent
  • Premium-efficient motors >200 HP
  • Energy management systems
  • Boilers and furnaces >2.5 million Btuh input capacity
  • Direct-fired heating systems
  • Thermal energy storage
  • Variable air volume conversions
  • Heat-recovery systems
  • Process boiler, chiller and refrigeration improvements
  • Pumping system improvements
Qualifications
  • All custom systems must have a less-efficient alternative available for baseline comparison purposes.
  • Preapproval is required prior to purchase or installation. Projects must be completed within 12 months of preapproval. Complete this preapproval form.
  • Eligibility is based on the qualifying equipment or system’s energy savings, peak demand savings, usage profile and incremental cost.
  • Equipment must be new.
Rebates
View the Custom Project Calculation and Industrial Partners bonus incentive calculation.

Questions?
Call MidAmerican Energy at 800-318-8915 with questions about application procedures, qualifying projects, incentives or verification procedures.

Download Custom Systems Rebate Self-Verification Form

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