|Incentive Type:||Utility Rebate Program|
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:||Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building|
Residential Construction: 750
10% to < 20% above code, 13/MMBtu first-year savings
20% to < 30% above codet, 24/MMBtu first-year savings
30% above code, 40/MMBtu first-year savings
|Equipment Requirements:||Equipment must reduce gas consumption|
Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) provides incentives to developers, home builders and building owners that build new or gut-rehab facilities to conserve gas beyond the level consumed at code (IECC 2009). Eligible residential developers and builders can receive a flat rebate of $750 per unit. Based upon the level of gas savings beyond code, commercial builders and developers can receive an incentive of $13/MMBtu, $24/MMBtu or $40/MMBtu in first year energy savings. Commercial incentives are capped at $60,000 per project. Projects may use a variety of equipment and measures to acheive gas savings, including: Water Heaters, Furnaces, Boilers, Heat recovery, Steam-system upgrades, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Doors, Siding, Roofs, Motors and Motor VFDs. View the program web site for program details and full requirements.