New Construction Application

This program offers rebates to business customers to reduce the initial cost of purchasing and installing energy efficient equipment for the construction of a new building.

Application Process

  1. Submit the following pre-application documents provided below:
    • Part 1: Pre-Application
    • Part 2: The appropriate Prescriptive and/or Custom Measure Worksheet(s) – see below
  2. Receive notice of reservation of funds.
  3. Install equipment.
  4. Submit the following final application documents:
    • Part 1: Application
    • Part 2: The appropriate Prescriptive and/or Custom Measure Worksheet(s) – see below
  5. Receive rebate approximately 4-6 weeks after submitting completed application.

Part 1: New Construction Application

New Construction Application
Contains option for both Pre-Notification and Final Application.

Part 2: New Construction Measure Worksheets

For projects with HVAC cooling, controls, heat pump water heaters, window film and shade screens.

Custom Lighting Worksheet 1
For projects with a wattage reduction and no change in operating schedule. Updated 5/13/2024

General Custom Worksheet
For projects that do not fit into the other custom worksheets. Updated 5/13/2024

Eligibility Notes

All UniSource non-residential customers are eligible for rebates under this program. Any energy-efficient design work undertaken or equipment purchased prior to January 1, 2024 is not eligible for a rebate.

Please refer to the Policies & Procedures for a full description of program rules and guidelines.

Due to revisions to the 2023 Business Energy Solutions program, previous program applications and worksheets cannot be used. Please download the updated application and supporting materials and submit these for your 2024 projects.

Rebates for energy efficient new construction are capped at 50% of the incremental cost of the energy efficient measures and limited to a maximum of $75,000 per project per year.

Application Checklist

A simple checklist is provided to help you through the process and ensure the information is complete before you submit.

Checklist coming soon

Free Rebate Assessment

These free assessments help our customers identify energy-saving opportunities and potential rebates for qualifying businesses, schools, and nonprofit organizations.