Lighting Rebates

Rebate amounts for new lighting replacing existing equipment or as part of a retrofit project.

You can apply for Rapid Rebates online here. Click on the equipment type below to see the rebate amounts:

Low Watt Fluorescent Lighting

Measure Rebate (Per Ballast)
Low Watt T8 - 4 foot 1 lamp $4.50
Low Watt T8 - 4 foot 2 lamp $7.00
Low Watt T8 - 4 foot 3 lamp $11.50
Low Watt T8 - 4 foot 4 lamp $14.00
  • Rebates are for replacement or retrofit equipment only
  • Only complete (lamp + ballast), hard-wired or permanently mounted, UL-listed systems qualify
  • HPT8 ballasts must be < .78 BF (excludes high-bay fixtures)
  • Exterior installations do not qualify
  • System must contain CEE certified ballast and lamps of 28W or less. Read CEE requirements.
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Fluorescent or LED Lighting

Measure Rebate (Per Ballast) LED
HPT8 - 4 foot 1 lamp (BF < 0.78 or LED Tubes) $4.00  $8.00
HPT8 - 4 foot 2 lamp (BF < 0.78 or LED Tubes) $6.00 $12.00
HPT8 - 4 foot 3 lamp (BF < 0.78 or LED Tubes) $10.00 $20.00
HPT8 - 4 foot 4 lamp (BF < 0.78 or LED Tubes) $12.00 $24.00
  • Rebates are for replacement or retrofit equipment only
  • Only complete (lamp + ballast), hard-wired or permanently mounted, UL-listed systems qualify
  • LED technology intended to replace fluorescent tubes
  • LED fixtures must be certified by: DLC, Energy Star, Lighting Facts or Lighting Design Lab 
  • Exterior installations do not qualify
  • System must contain CEE certified ballast. Read CEE requirements.
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Fluorescent High-Bay Lighting Replacing HID

Measure (Replacing HID only)  Rebate (per fixture)
T8 - High-Bay 4 foot 2 lamp $25.00
T8 - High-Bay 4 foot 3 lamp $30.00
T8 - High-Bay 4 foot 4 lamp $40.00
T8 - High-Bay 4 foot 6 lamp $50.00
T8 - High-Bay 4 foot 8 lamp $55.00
T8 - High-Bay 4 foot 10 lamp $65.00
T5 HO - High-Bay 2 lamp $30.00
T5 HO - High-Bay 3 lamp $40.00
T5 HO - High-Bay 4 lamp $50.00
T5 HO - High-Bay 6 lamp $60.00
T5 HO - High-Bay 8 lamp $70.00
T5 HO - High-Bay 10 lamp $80.00
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LED High-Bay Replacing HID, T8 or T5

Replacing  Rebate (per fixture)
150 W or less $25.00
151-200 W $50.00
201-350 W $75.00
351-500 W $95.00
501 W or greater $120.00
  • LED fixtures must be certified by: DLC, Energy Star, Lighting Facts or Lighting Design Lab

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Permanent Lamp Removal (De-lamping)

Measure  Rebate
T12 De-lamping $2.25/linear foot
T8 De-lamping $1.20/linear foot
HID De-lamping $0.05/rated fixture watt
  • Permanent lamp removal can be claimed if completed project results in a net reduction in the quantity of lamps.
  • De-lamping requires removal of lamps/ballasts and unused lampholders from existing fixtures without replacing the lamps.
  • The total number of lamps claimed for de-lamping cannot be more than the number of replacement lamps installed.
  • Pre-approval is required.
  • Removed equipment must be decommissioned and disposed of properly.
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Re-lamping

Measure  Rebate per 4 foot lamp
28 Watt Re-lamping $1.00
< 25 Watt Re-lamping $1.50
  • Re-lamping is defined as replacing 32 W T8 4 foot lamps with low watt (28 W or less) 4 foot lamps in fixtures with electronic T8 ballasts.
  • Existing ballasts must have a ballast factor < 0.88.
  • Minimum area of 500 SF required.
  • Systems must contain CEE certified lamps.
  • Pre-approval is required.
  • Replaced equipment must be decommissioned and disposed of properly.
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CFL Lighting

Measure (Replacing incandescent fixtures/bulbs)  Rebate (per fixture)
CFL Screw In Bulb or Pin-based Fixture < 32 Watts $1.50/bulb
CFL Screw In Bulb or Pin-based Fixture > 32 Watts $4.00/bulb
  • CFLs must be Energy Star ® rated
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Sensors and Controls

Measure  Rebate
Wall- or Ceiling-Mounted Occupancy Sensor $30.00/sensor
Fixture-Mounted Occupancy Sensor $15.00/sensor
Remote-Mounted Daylight Sensor $60.00/sensor
Fixture-Mounted Daylight Sensor $30.00/sensor
Dimmable Ballast for Use with Daylight Sensors $40.00/ballast
Central Lighting Control $0.04/connected watt
Switching Controls for Multilevel Lighting $0.04/connected watt
  • All sensors must control a minimum of 125 watts
  • The control system must turn off at least half of the lamps in the fixture, or must provide for continuous or step (bi-level) dimming
  • Occupancy sensors must be passive infrared (PIR) and/or ultrasonic
  • Programmable rapid start ballasts are recommended
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LED Exterior or Garage HID to LED/Induction Lighting

Measure  Rebate per fixture
  Annual Operating Hours < 8,760 Annual Operating Hours of 8,760
LED or Induction replacing <175 W $50.00 $100.00
LED or Induction replacing 176-250 W $75.00 $150.00
LED or Induction replacing 251 W or greater $120.00 $200.00
LED Traffic Signal - Red or Green   $25.00/signal
LED Pedestrian Walk/Don't Walk Sign   $50.00/sign
  • Replacement or retrofit fixture must have a lower nominal wattage than existing fixture
  • Replacing or retrofitting HID or T12 HO fixtures with LED or induction fixtures
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LED Interior LED Lighting Retrofit

Measure  Rebate (per sign)
LED or Electroluminescent Exit Signs  $10.00/sign
LED Lighting in Reach-in Freezer or Cooler Case  $50.00/door
LED Case Lighting Sensor Controls  $10.00/sensor
LED Recessed Downlight Luminaires or Screw-in Base Lamps (replacing incandescent, ENERGY STAR certified) $10.00/lamp
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Other Measures

Measure  Rebate (per sign)
Light Tube (21") - at least one light fixture per light tube must be controlled by a "daylight sensor" $35.00
Vending Equipment Controller - must include a passive infrared sensor to turn off lighting and control compressor when area is unoccupied $50.00/unit
Plug Load Occupancy Sensor - plug load occupancy sensor must be passive infrared or ultrasonic detectors $20.00/sensor
  • Outdoor and unique lighting projects that do not have associated measures under the Rapid Rebate Program will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis through the Custom Rebate Program.

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 Last update: 07/01/2014