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Save Money on Better Equipment

Chelan County PUD offers cash incentives on energy-efficient upgrades to your business that will save you money now and for years to come. We fund up to 100% of project costs, making better equipment cost less than standard gear.

Learn more about the best programs for your business type below, jump to our current incentive programs, or contact our commercial energy efficiency advisor.

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Forward a portion of your incentive on to the local nonprofit organizations you love! Learn more

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Large Commercial & Industrial

Cut costs. Save money on equipment replacements and upgrades, and on operations and maintenance costs. Get PUD funding for custom, energy-saving projects. Start by talking with Scott Stanford, Chelan PUD commercial energy advisor.

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Assisted Living & Retirement Homes

Improve safety and comfort with modern, Chelan PUD-funded improvements to lighting, windows, heating, cooling and more.

Savings for Homes

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Banks

Enhance the comfort and atmosphere of your branch with energy-efficient upgrades funded by Chelan PUD.

Bank Savings

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Fruit Storage

Reduce costs and improve performance and safety with better lighting and cooling equipment, all funded by Chelan PUD.

Fruit Storage Savings

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Hotels & Motels

Give guests a stay to remember with better comfort, modern windows, and improved lighting–all while saving money.

Hotel Savings

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Indoor Agriculture

Improve productivity and reduce costs with better lighting and equipment. Let us help pay for your upgrades.

Agriculture Savings

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Irrigation & Orchards

Upgrade your equipment while reducing costs and improving safety with new, PUD-funded irrigation pumps, VFDs and more.

Irrigation Savings

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Local Government

Cut costs now and into the future while improving your facilities with Chelan PUD-funded equipment upgrades.

For Local Gov't

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Mini-Storage

Improve safety and security with better lighting and smart heating controls. Let us help pay for upgrades that really matter.

Mini-Storage Savings

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Nonprofits

Use donations on mission-driven project, not energy costs. Get new equipment and upgrades from Chelan PUD.

Nonprofit Savings

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Offices

Improve comfort and productivity while reducing maintenance and energy costs. Let us help pay for new lighting and building upgrades.

Office Savings

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Religious Organizations

Update the look and feel of your place of worship with efficient lighting, heating, cooling and more funded by Chelan PUD.

Savings for Worship

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Restaurants

Serve up improved ambiance for guests with PUD-funded efficient and better lighting, refrigeration, heating, and cooling.

Restaurant Savings

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Retail

Reduce overhead costs while improving the aesthetics and comfort of your shop with upgrades funded by Chelan PUD.

Retail Savings

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Vehicle Dealerships

Make your vehicles shine while improving security, office comfort, and productivity. PUD-funded upgrades help you save.

Savings for Dealers

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Wineries

Don’t settle for expensive poor quality. Let us help you pay for upgrades to your equipment, lighting, and even irrigation.

Savings for Wineries

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Other Small Business

No matter what your business, let us help you improve your equipment while reducing costs—now with PUD cash incentives, and on reduced ongoing operations and maintenance for years to come.

Explore our incentives below or contact Scott, Chelan PUD commercial energy advisor, if you have any questions about how we can help you reduce your overhead costs.

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Incentives

Find out more about our current incentives below to help you pay for equipment costs.

Chelan PUD also offers custom incentives for custom projects that save big on energy. Contact our commercial energy efficiency advisor for more information.

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Commercial Kitchen Equipment

Looking for new equipment for your commercial kitchen? Check out our incentives on appliances that save electricity to save you money now and reduce your operating costs for years.

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Connected Thermostats

Make controlling the temperature in your space easy, while saving money in the long run.

Set It, Forget It

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Ductless Heat Pumps

Looking for efficient heating without ductwork? Ductless heating and cooling is for you. We'll help you pay for up to 100% of your costs.

Go Ductless

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Heat Pumps

Chelan PUD funds up to 100% of your heat pump costs, saving you money on new and improved equipment.

Pump It Up

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Hybrid Water Heaters

Get a longer-lasting water heater that saves up to 60% of your costs to heat water, all for less upfront than the cost of a conventional electric water heater.

Hot Water Savings

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Insulation

Stop drafts, save money, and block street noise with added insulation in your buildings. Better comfort for a lifetime.

Wrap It Up

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Irrigation Pumps

Improve the flexibility of your irrigation system while saving energy, minimizing the wear and tear on your equipment, and reducing maintenance costs.

Drive Savings

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Lighting

LED lighting and controls can save you up to 90% of your lighting expenses and reduce maintenance for years.

Shine On

Packaged Terminal Heat Pumps

PTHPs

PUD incentives on packaged terminal heat pumps (PTHP) can cover up to 100% of your costs, saving you money over standard PTAC units.

PTHP Incentives

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Refrigeration

If you cool, we can help! We offer a wide range of refrigeration upgrades that improve your coolers and chillers, while saving you money.

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Strategic Energy Management (SEM)

Let us uncover low- and no-cost ways to help you save money and reduce your ongoing operations and maintenance.

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Tune-Ups

Save money and improve the performance of the equipment you have by keeping it in tip-top shape.

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Variable Frequency Drives

Let us help you improve your equipment while reducing costs—now, and on reduced ongoing operations and maintenance.

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Windows

Upgrade the look of your business with new, modern windows that help reduce your energy costs for years.

Window Savings

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Custom Projects

Have a special project that will save serious kWh? Get in touch with Scott Stanford, Chelan PUD commercial energy advisor, and tell us about your project.

Chelan PUD can offer money for projects that have demonstrable electricity savings.

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How Do Business Incentives Work?

 

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Commercial Incentives and Advice on the Power Hour

Each Wednesday, our energy experts answer customer questions LIVE on the Power Hour. Check out relevant past questions and answers below, or join the next Power Hour.

On the Power Hour

 

Scott Stanford, Chelan PUD commercial energy advisor, and Jim White, Chelan PUD senior energy conservation engineer
Contact Chelan PUD Energy Advisors, Scott and Jim

Get started today by talking with an energy advisor. Contact Scott Stanford, Commercial Energy Efficiency Advisor, at Scott.Stanford@chelanpud.org or (509) 661-4187.