Commercial Programs

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NOTE: Program changes have been made.  As of January 1, 2018 Smart Energy:

  • Any Partnership or Sole Proprietor applying for rebate must provide IRS Form W-9 with the legal name and either a social security number or employer identification number.
  • Will now only rebate electronic ballast and T8's if they replace T12 - 40 watt fluorescent in he High Efficiency Lighting Rebate program
  • Mini Split air conditioner system rebates is capped at $600.

Current Available Rebates

For an application or request form click on the highlighted word "here." 

 Commercial Audit


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 Commercial Custom Rebate
 MeterCloseUp-compressed  Rebates for any commercial or industrial customer making a change that reduces summertime KW demand for electricity. Any electricity reducing installation or change can be evaluated for rebate. If there is an electricity savings that is not covered under another Smart Energy program, it could qualify for a $500 per KW saved rebate.

The Commercial Custom Rebate now includes photovoltaic systems!

Get the application by clicking here!
 Commercial Efficient Lighting
LED   An incentive to the commercial businesses that buy and install efficient lighting. City of Ames Electric Services is partnering with commercial and industrial customers in an effort to reduce electrical consumption and electric bills, in addition to reducing the need for electric production.

Download a Commercial Efficient Lighting Rebate Form by clicking here!
 Efficient Air Conditioner Rebate
 Air Conditioner Single An incentive to the customer for installing a residential size and style high-efficiency air conditioner. All air conditioner rebates require the installation of a Prime Time Power switch.

Download an Air Conditioner Rebate Form by clicking here.
Efficient Appliance Rebate

Rebates for efficient appliances including refrigerators, washing machines, electric dryers, dehumidifiers, and dishwashers.

Get an application by clicking here

Green Choices

 Green Choices Windmill

An alternative energy resource development program that helps reduce our dependence on non-renewable fossil fuels, such as coal. It also aids in the development of a diverse mix of energy resources for Ames.

Click here for more information on Green Choices.
Power Factor Correction Rebate
 ElectricKvLine at MoorePK  Power Factor Correction Rebate for equipment installation for commercial customers. Get an application by clicking here!
 Power Watch

 Electricity Gauge

 An energy conservation education and call to action program that helps keep electric rates low. It focuses on communication and education to help Ames become more energy smart. 

Click here for more information.


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