Fast-Track & Custom Incentives

Though every business and project is unique, businesses of all sectors and sizes can benefit from energy-efficient upgrades. That is why we offer incentives for projects that vary in size and business type. From major heating or cooling upgrades to small lighting projects, we have solutions that help you save energy and money.

Available Fast-Track Incentives

EquipmentDescriptionIncentive Amountcategories_hfilterincentive_category_hfilter
Anti-Sweat Heater (ASH) ControlsASH Controls Low Temperature$65 per installed linear footrefrigeration
Anti-Sweat Heater (ASH) ControlsASH Controls Medium Temperature$30 per installed linear footrefrigeration
Auto Closer for Refrigerated Storage DoorCooler$450 per unitrefrigeration
Auto Closer for Refrigerated Storage DoorFreezer$500 per unitrefrigeration
Automatic Conveyor BroilerWidth less than 20 inches$2,500 per unitfood-service
Automatic Conveyor BroilerWidth >26 inches$3,650 per unitfood-service
Automatic Conveyor BroilerWidth 20 - 26 inches$3,125 per unitfood-service
Circulating Block HeaterGenerator Size 200-799 kW$87.50 per unitprocess
Circulating Block HeaterGenerator Size 37-199 kW$498 per unitprocess
Combination Oven: ElectricSize less than 15 Pan Model$1,975 per unitfood-service
Combination Oven: ElectricSize >28 Pan Model$3,775 per unitfood-service
Combination Oven: ElectricSize 15 - 28 Pan Model$2,275 per unitfood-service
Combination Oven: GasSize less than 15 Pan Model$1,500 per unitfood-service
Combination Oven: GasSize >28 Pan Model$3,000 per unitfood-service
Combination Oven: GasSize 15 - 28 Pan Model$2,000 per unitfood-service
Convection Oven: ElectricEfficient, Full-Size$288 per unitfood-service
Convection Oven: ElectricEfficient, Half-Size$350 per unitfood-service
Convection Oven: GasEfficient, Full-Size$375 per unitfood-service
Convection Oven: GasEfficient, Half-Size$180 per unitfood-service
Conveyor Oven: Gas$750 per unitfood-service
Conveyor ToasterCommercial$550 per unitfood-service
Domestic Hot Water Loop Temperature ControllerHotel$17.00 per roomhot-water
Door-Type DishwasherHigh-Temperature$850 per unitfood-service
Door-Type DishwasherLow-Temperature$450 per unitfood-service
ECM Retrofit for a Refrigerated Display CaseElectrically Commutated (EC) motor replacing Permanent Split Capacitor (PSC) motor, (Low Temp)$30.00 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for a Refrigerated Display CaseElectrically Commutated (EC) motor replacing Permanent Split Capacitor (PSC) motor, (Medium Temp)$25.00 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for a Refrigerated Display CaseElectrically Commutated (EC) motor replacing Shaded Pole (SHP) motor, (Low Temp)$58.00 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for a Refrigerated Display CaseElectrically Commutated (EC) motor replacing Shaded Pole (SHP) motor, (Medium Temp)$47.00 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for a Refrigerated Display Case(Permanent Magnet Synchronous (PMS) motor replacing Permanent Split Capacitor (PSC) motor/blades, (Low Temp)$60.00 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for a Refrigerated Display CasePermanent Magnet Synchronous (PMS) motor replacing Permanent Split Capacitor (PSC) motor/blades, (Medium Temp)$50.00 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for a Refrigerated Display CasePermanent Magnet Synchronous (PMS) motor replacing Shaded Pole (SHP) motor/blades, (Low Temp)$100.00 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for a Refrigerated Display CasePermanent Magnet Synchronous (PMS) motor replacing Shaded Pole (SHP) motor/blades, (Medium Temp)$80.00 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for Walk-in Cooler or FreezerWalk-in cooler evaporator fan with ECM motor$197 per unitrefrigeration
ECM Retrofit for Walk-in Cooler or FreezerWalk-in freezer evaporator fan with ECM motor$148 per unitrefrigeration
Enhanced Ventilation for Packaged HVACVarious Configurations$91 - $131 per tonhvac
Floating Head Pressure ControlsControl for air-cooled condensers with VFD fan controls$180.00/Cap-Tonrefrigeration
Floating Head Pressure ControlsControl for evap-cooled condensers with cycling fan controls$148.00/Cap-Tonrefrigeration
Floating Head Pressure ControlsControl for evap-cooled condensers with VFD fan controls$205.00/Cap-Tonrefrigeration
Fryer: Electric$176 per vatfood-service
Fryer: GasTier 1$672 per vatfood-service
Fryer: GasTier 2$1,000 per vatfood-service
Griddle: Electric or Gas$225 per installed linear footfood-service
Hand-Wrap Machine: Electric$268 per unitfood-service
Heater for Pool or Spa$4 per kBtuhmiscellaneous
Hot Food Holding CabinetFull-Size$183 per unitfood-service
Hot Food Holding CabinetHalf-Size$95 per unitfood-service
Hot Water BoilerLarge Commercial Boiler$0.65 - $3.20 per kBtuhhot-water
Hot Water BoilerSmall or Medium Commercial Boiler$0.60 - $2.50 per kBtuhhot-water
Hot Water Tank Insulation1-inch insulation$9.00 per ft2hot-water
Hot Water Tank Insulation2-inch insulation$12.00 per ft2hot-water
Ice MachineIce Maker Head (IMH)$75 - $300 per unitfood-service
Ice Machine:Remote Condensing Unit (RCU)$225 - $375 per unitfood-service
Ice MachineSelf-Contained Unit (SCU)$60 - $125 per unitfood-service
LED, High or Low BayLED high bay luminaire rated from 11,800 to less than 65900 lumens and ≥ 150 LPW$35 - $80 per fixturelighting
LED, High or Low BayLuminaire rated from 11,800 to less than 65900 lumens and ≥ 130 LPW and less than 150 LPW$20 - $50 per fixturelighting
LED, TubeEfficient 4-foot UL Type A LED T8 Lamp: Indoor or Parking Garage$5 per lamplighting
LED, Type B or Type C LampEfficient 4-foot UL Type B LED T8 Lamp: Indoor or Outdoor$5.50 per lamplighting
LED, Type B or Type C LampFixture with (2) Efficient 4-foot UL Type C LED T8 Lamp: Indoor or Garage$11 per fixturelighting
LED, Type B or Type C LampFixture with (3) Efficient 4-foot UL Type C LED T8 Lamp: Indoor or Garage$16.50 per fixturelighting
LED, Type B or Type C LampFixture with (4) Efficient 4-foot UL Type C LED T8 Lamp: Indoor or Garage$22 per fixturelighting
Low-Temperature Coffin to Reach-In Display Case ConversionNarrow or Wide Case Width$40 per installed linear footrefrigeration
Low-Temperature Display Case Doors with no Anti-Sweat HeatersLow-temperature reach-in display cases equipped with special display case glass doors that have no anti-sweat heaters$40 per unitrefrigeration
Medium or Low-Temperature Display Case with DoorsCooler$200 per installed linear footrefrigeration
Medium or Low-Temperature Display Case with DoorsFreezer$275 per installed linear footrefrigeration
Medium-Temperature Open Display Case Retrofit$25 per installed linear footrefrigeration
Ozone Laundry System$70 per poundmiscellaneous
Package Terminal Air Conditioner or Heat PumpHVAC, PTHP, Cooling Capacity ≤24 kBtuh$120 per tonhvac
Package Terminal Air Conditioner or Heat PumpPTAC, Cooling Capacity ≤24 kBtuh$120 per tonhvac
Process Boiler: Hot Water≥83% Combustion Efficiency (CE)$2.75 per kBtuhprocess
Process Boiler: Hot Water≥90% Combustion Efficiency (CE)$8.50 per kBtuhprocess
Process Boiler: Steam≥83% Combustion Efficiency (CE)$3.50 per kBtuhprocess
Rack Oven: GasCommercial, Double-Rack$1,100 per unitfood-service
Rack Oven: GasCommercial, Single-Rack$645 per unitfood-service
Reach-In Refrigerator or FreezerGlass-Door Reach-In Freezer$60 - $300 per unitrefrigeration
Reach-In Refrigerator or FreezerGlass-Door Reach-In Refrigerator$30 - $105 per unitrefrigeration
Reach-In Refrigerator or FreezerSolid-Door Reach-In Freezer$35 - $160 per unitrefrigeration
Reach-In Refrigerator or FreezerSolid-Door Reach-In Refrigerator$40 - $85 per unitrefrigeration
Software-Controlled Switch Reluctance Motor (SRM)Fan motors between 1 to 3 hp$30 per rated hphvac
Steamer: Electric$1,600 per unitfood-service
Steamer: Gas$1,800 per unitfood-service
Storage Water HeaterLarge Commercial >75kBtu/hr$3.70 - $4.60 perhot-water
Storage Water HeaterSystem Size 40 Gallons$1.05 - $1.50 per kBtuhhot-water
Storage Water HeaterSystem Size 50 Gallons$1.90 per kBtuhhot-water
Tankless Water HeaterLarge Instantaneous Heaters, ≥200 kBtu/hr$1.55 - $4.70 per kBtuhhot-water
Tankless Water HeaterMedium Instantaneous Heaters, 76-200 kBtu/hr$5.10 per kBtuhhot-water
Tankless Water HeaterSmall Instantaneous Heaters, less than 200 kBtu/hr$3.30 - $6.70 per kBtuhhot-water
Ultra-Low Temperature FreezerVolume 15 to less than 24 ft3$285 per unitrefrigeration
Ultra-Low Temperature FreezerVolume 24 to 29 ft3$500 per unit
Undercounter Dishwasher: High-TemperatureGal/Rack ≤0.73, Idle Energy Rate ≤0.43 kW$364 per unitfood-service
Undercounter Dishwasher: High-TemperatureGal/Rack ≤0.86, Idle Energy Rate ≤0.50 kW$250 per unitfood-service
Undercounter Dishwasher: Low-TemperatureGal/Rack ≤1.01, Idle Energy Rate ≤0.43 kW$250 per unitfood-service
Undercounter Dishwasher: Low-TemperatureGal/Rack ≤1.19, Idle Energy Rate ≤0.50 kW$162 per unitfood-service
Underfired Broiler$400 per installed linear footfood-service
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Custom Incentives

CEMS energy advisors are ready to help you take on custom energy efficiency projects. Get us involved early to maximize your incentives. Projects will be subject to an engineering review to ensure measures satisfy program requirements. Engineering assistance is available to all customers and trade professional partners upon request.

Financing Options

CEMS offers multiple ways to finance your project so you can save and do more at your business or facility.

On-Bill Financing

On-Bill Financing helps eligible customers pay for energy-efficiency retrofit projects with zero interest and zero penalty loans.

GoGreen Financing

Administered by the State of California and supported by the state’s investor-owned utilities, the Small Business Financing (SBF) program offers financing with attractive terms for energy-efficiency improvements to businesses. SBF’s participating finance companies offer quick approval on leases, loans and service agreements with monthly payments to meet your budget. Visit GoGreenFinancing.com to learn more.

Efficiency-as-a-Service (EaaS)

This financing option provides off-balance sheet, turnkey efficiency upgrades that include materials, installation and maintenance with no upfront capital cost.

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