Offers free energy audits for Maine small businesses, assists businesses in developing a plan and bids for an energy efficiency upgrade, makes low-interest loans up to $35,000 to help pay for energy efficient upgrades, and offers cash incentives for all but very large businesses to buy lighting fixtures, HVAC, motors, controls and refrigeration. Pre-approval is required for all cash incentives of $1,000 or more. Each business is eligible for a maximum of $100,000 in total incentives during a given year. Eligible small businesses have less than 50 full-time equivalent employees or less than $5 million in annual sales, and with no in-house engineering staff.
Maine Public Utilities Commission